The First Session of the Forty-Fifth Triennial Synod (168th Annual Session) will be held from Friday 14 October – Sunday 16 October 2022.

You can download the President’s Summons from the link below.

If you have any questions about procedural matters such as how to lodge a document or to seek leave from the Archbishop not to attend all, or part of, Synod you should be able to find the answer on our Frequently Asked Questions page.

If you still have questions after that, you can contact us on

You can download the Standing Orders Ordinance here. It establishes how the Synod is conducted and how the proceedings are regulated.

Chapter III of the Constitution of the Anglican Diocese of Adelaide, which you can download here, establishes how the Synod is constituted, its composition and other features.

The Annual Session of Synod in 2022 is the first of the 45th Triennial Synod and is therefore an Election Synod. During the session of Synod, ballots will be held for various boards, panels and committees. Information about these positions and nomination forms can be found through the links below.