COVID-19 update: The cathedral is not currently open for general visits or tours but remains open for private prayer and reflection 11-3pm (1pm-3pm on Sundays). All services are now online only and everyone is welcome to join.

Resources & Downloads

This section brings together some key Cathedral resources in PDF format, listed in a-z order. Simply click on any item to download, or go to our About this website page if you need to install Adobe Acrobat PDF management program.

Arts and exhibitions application form (PDF)
Includes more information and an application form

Arts and exhibitions policy (PDF)
Policy details for arts and exhibitions in Winchester Cathedral

Become a cathedral guide (PDF)
About our Guides, their work and training, and how to join

Calling and Vision
Winchester Cathedral’s Calling and Vision. Looking to the future with faith, hope and love.

Cathedral plan (PDF)
A historical plan showing the main phases of the building’s development

Children’s trail (PDF)
This free trail bring’s the Cathedral to life for children in a fun and active way

Code for Evangelism
The Code for Evangelism seeks to provide guidance for Close Pastors and others who may, on the authority of the Dean and Chapter, be engaging in the ministry of evangelism in the Cathedral grounds.

Community Roll Application Form

Complaints Policy 2019
A comprehensive guide to providing feedback to Winchester Cathedral, including key contacts and a description of the complaints process.

Diagram of our governance structures (PDF)
A schematic overview of our oversight, advice and support structures

Discover Winchester Cathedral resources list (PDF)
Key books and information sources to help you dig deeper

Donations Policy (PDF)
Ethical Fundraising and Donations Policy

Equal opportunities at the Cathedral (PDF)
Download our equal opportunities statement

Filming Guidlines (PDF)
Information about filming and photography in the Cathedral and grounds

Filming Questionnaire (PDF)
Question about filming to be read in conjunction with the filming guidelines

Frequently asked questions (PDF)
Questions and answers for educational group leaders

Friends of Winchester Cathedral Leaflet (PDF)
Includes more information and an application form

Get started with calligraphy (PDF)
Top tips and recommended reading from our chief scribe

Getting married at Winchester Cathedral (PDF)
Information on getting married at the Cathedral and contact information.

Guided tours information pack (PDF)
Information on educational guided tours for school groups

Holding your concert at the Cathedral (PDF)
All about holding your concert or performance at the Cathedral

Ice rink safety guidelines (PDF)
Find out how to have fun on the ice and stay safe

Ice rink terms and conditions (PDF)
Includes information about restrictions, cancellation and refunds

Map of Cathedral and Close (PDF)
Showing the Cathedral and buildings within the Close

Mortuary Chests Information Pack (PDF)
Information about the project to conserve the Mortuary Chests and commence analysis of their contents.

Mortuary Chests Images (ZIP)
Images to accompany the Information Pack above.

Operating Plan – Annex A Risk Assessment

Photography Protocol
Applies to photography for personal, educational and commercial use as well as media photography and drone photography.

Pre-bookable tours download (PDF)
Download a list of our themed tours

Protecting Your Privacy – Winchester Cathedral Privacy Policy (PDF)
Winchester Cathedral Privacy Policy notice. What do we do with your data?

Regular Giving Leaflet

Re-ordering the Nave booklet (PDF)
Information about the re-ordering of the Cathedral Nave

Risk assessment guidance (PDF)
Information on Risk Assessments for school groups visiting the Cathedral

Sample menus (PDF)
A range of high-quality menus to suit all budgets

Safeguarding Policy (PDF)
A full copy of the Cathedral’s recently updated safeguarding policy for young and vulnerable people.

Standing Order and Gift Aid Form

Wessex Learning Centre Opening
A fact sheet about the opening of the new Centre by HRH The Earl of Wessex.

Trails information pack (PDF)
Information of Educational trails for school groups

Visiting choirs information pack (PDF)
Information for choirs and organists visiting the Cathedral

Volunteering at Winchester Cathedral leaflet (PDF)
More information plus how to register your interest

Winchester Cathedral Annual Report 2019 (PDF)
A summary overview of our aims, activities and finances in words and pictures

Winchester Cathedral Annual Report and Accounts 2019 (PDF)
The full statutory report and accounts.

Winchester Cathedral Annual report and Accounts 2020 (PDF)

Workshop information pack (PDF)
Information on educational workshops for school groups

Winchester Cathedral Constitution 12.11.20

Winchester Cathedral Statutes 12.11.20