St. John the Baptist Mount Bures

Parish Policies approved and re-confirmed annually

by the Parochial Church Council

Environmental Policy

The Parish Of Mount Bures resolves to strive to safeguard the integrity of creation and sustain and renew the earth.


We have therefore adopted the Environmental Policy of the Diocese of Chelmsford,

and in particular resolve to:


  1. Promote biodiversity, especially through the Churchyard conservation area

  2. Seek to reduce our Carbon footprint

  3. Promote energy conservation, through economical use of lighting, heating & water

  4. Seek to reduce use of fossil fuels by employment of local resources

  5. Operate an environmental waste policy

  6. Use environmentally-friendly products for cleaning and other tasks

  7. Use or re-use sustainable, renewable and local resources for any repairs and building works

  8. Design new facilities using environmental best practice


Our full policy is available for viewing here:


Church Office: 01206 855040

We are committed to Safeguarding children and young people and vulnerable adults. The PCC has adopted the Church of England’s policies and best practice on safeguarding which may be found on the Church of England’s website: Diocesan guidance is available at Our Safeguarding Co-ordinator can be contacted here.

@2019 Mount Bures PCC

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