Thirty-Fourth Synod
of the Diocese of Ballarat

The first session of our new Diocesan Synod was held over the weekend of 20/21 October 2023. You can find reports from Committees and the Presidential Address below.


Professional Standards 

1800 377 842 [1800 DPS VIC].

A Director of Professional Standards has been appointed to respond to all complaints of abuse by clergy and Church workers.

Episcopal Standards 

1800 997 747.

Episcopal Standards complaints may be made against the Bishop of a Diocese. This is different to a Professional Standards complaint.