All Presbyteries and Congregations are encouraged to continuously assess their operations and activities against the current advice contained within the public orders from the NSW and ACT Government Health Departments.

  • Advice from the ACT Government here.

  • Advice from the NSW Government here.

Should a Presbytery or Congregation determine that it can continue a community service/activity safely and in accordance with regulatory requirements (including guidance concerning, personal hygiene, social distancing and control of mass gatherings) the following is required:

  • Advise your Presbytery of the activity to help them assess in light of the pandemic
  • For more specific advice or assistance contact the Synod Covid-19 Hotline - 02 8267 4300
  • If you have specific enquiries email and the team with direct your enquiry to the relevant area of Synod.

Latest COVID-19 Information in your language

SBS is committed to keeping you up to date in your language on the latest developments in the COVID-19 pandemic. You can now access COVID-19 information in 63 different languages here.

Other multilingual services:

Phone: 02 8267 4300 or email

For all the latest information on re-gathering, visit the COVID-19 Safe Roadmap website



  • Download the Information Update on applications for Zoom Pro licences through the Synod here.
  • Download the Zoom Licence Application Process here.
  • For the direct link to the online Zoom Pro License Request Form click here.
  • For the direct link to cancel or transfer a Zoom Pro Licence, click here.
  • Watch the video of the presentation here.