Politics and Elections

See here our work in enabling churches and church members to participate effectively in national political debate

Countering Political Extremism

The presence of extremist parties in local and national politics is a concern for many in our churches.


We provide pointers on the key issues in upcoming elections, local, national or European, or for Police and Crime Commissioners.

Party Conferences Reports

Every year leaders of the Baptist, Methodist the United Reformed Churches join with the Salvation Army and the Quakers to attend the Liberal Democrat, Labour and Conservative Party Conferences

Consultation Responses

The Joint Public Issues Team is duty-bound to get the voices of our churches heard wherever it can. This involves responding to Government consultations which relate to our policy work.