The Church as an Employer


Churches invariably employ staff – but this comes with challenges.

It’s essential you get the basics right.

ACAT’s resources will help churches get started with employment policies and processes, do payroll and get their pension obligations right.


Book early for ACAT’s first-ever ‘Virtual’ Conference – to avoid disappointment   29th August 2020

ACAT is urging church treasurers to book places for our 2020 Virtual Conference “at the earliest opportunity” to avoid disappointment following the great success of our first online courses. These online courses are now practically fully booked – a little over a fortnight after they were launched. ACAT’s Executive Officer Ashley Ellis is calling on […]


Data Protection chapter of ACAT’s handbook now fully updated   20th March 2020

THE data protection chapter of ACAT’s handbook has been revised – and is now available for members to read on our website. Chapter 21 now examines both the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) as well as the Data Protection Act 2018. It has subsections that discuss: “The lawful basis for processing data”; “The registration process”; […]