Regular maintenance is essential to avoid potentially very costly long-term damage to roofs and other church fabric. Useful advice is given at:
Separate, detailed advice is available from the Chester DAC web pages concerning Lead Theft.
The DAC Office - The office of the Diocesan Advisory Commitee (DAC) has responsibility for progressing faculty applications and providing policy advice on church building matters. The answer to most popular enquiries will be available via these web pages but do contact the DAC Office if not. Where appropriate, the DAC Office can put you in touch with churches who have undertaken similar work to any scheme you might be proposing yourself.