Diocesan Services is an agency of the Diocese of Rockhampton which supports the running of the Diocese in the areas of finance, property, human resources and administration.  In addition to supporting the Bishop and Diocesan office, they provide programs, support and advice to our clergy and parishes to assist them in their ministries, operations and compliance.

Some areas they provide advice and support are:

  • Property – records, maintenance and condition, acquisition and disposal, alterations and extensions, legal matters
  • Human Resources – staffing matters (recruitment, performance reviews, position descriptions), payroll processing, leave records, policy application, occupational health & safety
  • Finance – Diocesan Development Fund, banking and investment, online processing, payment queries, transaction books, budgets
  • Audits of parish operations for review and compliance
  • Policy and procedures
  • Vehicle fleet matters

The Director of Diocesan Services is Mr Dean Smith.


Diocesan Services
07 4887 3090 PO Box 611
Rockhampton Q 4700