Press and Media


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The Communications team at the Anglican Communion Office provides a range of materials for the media. This includes press releases and video footage.

It runs the communications at events such as the meetings of the Anglican Consultative Council, Primates' Meetings and the Lambeth Conference. It also organises media accreditation for these events.

The team handles media bids for interviews with the General Secretary, Dr Idowu-Fearon and other senior members of staff at the Anglican Communion Office. Bids for the Archbishop of Canterbury are handled by the Lambeth Palace Communications Director.

Media accreditation

The next meeting of the Anglican Consultative Council, ACC-17, takes place in Hong Kong in April and May 2019. Bona fide members of the media can apply for media accreditatiuon. Further details are available on this operational note.

Details of how to obtain accreditation for the Lambeth Conference in 2020 will be here in late 2019.

Video interview and raw footage

Details of how to access edited videos and raw footage will be available here soon.

Bids for interviews

The Anglican Communion Office has access to a range of experts in fields as diverse as women and gender; work at the United Nations; ecumenism; inter-faith relations; reconciliation and peace building; migration and people trafficking; theological education and the environment.

Official media representatives wishing to interview the Secretary General or other members of the secretariat should contact the Anglican Communion Communications team in the first instance.