Last updated 3rd May 2018
Identity Badges for Parish Officers
Identity badges are available from the Diocesan Offices at a cost £3 plus VAT. Should a lanyard be required, there is an additional charge of £1 plus VAT.
Badges can be issued to:
Badges will be issued for a maximum of three years and must be surrendered when a role ceases, as follows:
Procedure for obtaining badges
In all cases, if not already submitted, a Data Protection form must also be completed to enable us to store personal contact data in the Diocesan Contact Management System.
Out of date badges
All badges to be returned for destruction to the Diocesan Offices within a fortnight of the badge expiry date, or the holder leaving their role. Should a new badge be required for a member of clergy or parish representative, a new written application and current photograph are required
Badge holders’ personal data
In the case of clergy and parish representatives, for data protection purposes, when a badge has been issued, all personal information will be deleted from the badge making programme. Therefore, if a replacement badge is required, a new photograph and completed application are required
Personal data, including the date on which the badge is issued and its expiry date, will be held in the Diocesan Contact Management System for record keeping purposes