Canons and Bylaws

The legal and procedural framework for the Anglican Diocese of Ottawa is found in a document called the Canons, Bylaws and Regulations (CBRs). Canons are the laws of the Church, governing its life and discipline.

The most recent edition (2012) of the CBRs is available here in PDF files:

The 2012 edition of the CBRs, which is current to the end of 2011, has had changes made to its content as presented at subsequent Synods. These changes will be incorporated into the text of the next edition, but for the meantime, please scan the following files, which represent changes presented to Synod by year, to make sure you are consulting the most current version of the section: