Safer Places of Worship

Security

It is important to keep your place of worship safe and secure, this area provides you with guidance to protect you, the buildings and the grounds.


A security checklist, designed to assist ministers and officials assess the risks from damage, loss and injury in your place of worship and associated premises should be drawn up. A sample document showing the types of things your place of worship should consider is given in the link below but you may have other areas that you need to assess for your particular place of worship.

A risk assessment is the starting point and is intended to highlight any areas where action is required. To assist you with this please download our Security Checklist