Episcopal Diocese of Western New York


Safe Church Policy
Social Media Policies
Alcohol Use Policy
Sabbatical Policy
Bishop’s Expectations of Clergy
Bishop’s Expectations of Congregations
Bishop’s Discretionary Account Guidelines
2018 Clergy Compensation Guidelines & Supply Rates
2017 Clergy Compensation Guidelines & Supply Rates
Supply Clergy List (as of November 2018)

Canons of the Diocese of Western New York
Canons of the Episcopal Church

Annual Parish Info Form
This form must be completed using MS Word and may be saved from year to year and easily updated as needed. Please update it each year after your congregation’s Annual Meeting, and email to embrauza@episcopalwny.org.

Non-Parochial Clergy Reporting Form
Title I, Canon 6, Section 2, requires all non-parochial clergy to report to the Bishop on an annual basis on the
exercise of their office. Please complete this form and return it to:
The Rt. Rev. R. William Franklin, 1064 Brighton Road, Tonawanda, NY 14150

Lay License Application Form
This form may be used by clergy and wardens to request the appropriate license for any laypersons in need of local licensing (such as Lay Eucharistic Minister).