The Code of Canon Law establishes the role and duties of the Chancellor. Fundamentally the Chancellor is the person principally responsible for preparing many of the legal documents of the diocese. The Chancellor is also the chief notary of the diocese, ensuring that decrees and other important documents are properly prepared and witnessed.
The office is staffed by Fr Peter Schultz, Chancellor, and Mrs Theresa Harvey, administration support. Please ring 4632 8835 if you have any questions.