Canon 6 governs ownership of rectories, in addition to any alterations/repairs.
The following two documents relate to the purchase and ongoing maintenance of a Rectory; each is available for download:
1. Rectory Policy:
- identifies the criteria required when either purchasing or building a new rectory.
- outlines the importance of proper maintenance practices, including regular inspection requirements;
- please also refer to Canon 6(7).
The Carleton Fund provides grant funding to assist parishes with the maintenance of clergy-occupied rectories. The Fund is administered by the Trusts Committee. For additional information and application forms and procedures, please refer to the Grants and Funding page.
Purchase & Sale of a Rectory
Please refer to the Purchase & Sale of Property page.
For further information, please contact David Badian, Director of Property Resources, (416) 363-6021 ext. 245 (1-800-668-8932).