The Life Cycle of a Property Project
*Please note that these steps can be scaled up or down depending on the size of the project.
*If you unsure if Consent is required, answer these questions.
Phase 1 - Preparation
Step 1 - Produce a Mission Plan & Property Plan
Part Two - Property Plan
Church Property Plan will help trustees to conduct of thorough audit of the church and its potential uses for mission. A copy should be sent to the DPS.
Step 2 - Do Your Research
TMCP's Guide to Legal Considerations
Step 3 - Conduct a Feasibility Study
Step 4 - Review and Decide Next Steps
Step 5 - Add the Project to the Consents website
Step 6 - Obtain Initial Authorisations
Step 7 - Apply for Planning & Listed Building Permissions
Step 8 - Funding
Step 10 - Procure a Contractor
Step 11 - Starting the Work
Step 12 - Handover and Celebrate Success
For further questions specific to Methodist Church buildings,
please email the Property Support Officer