The General Assembly is the annual meeting of the three Association Provinces of the Presbyterian Church of Wales which is the highest court of the Presbyterian Church of Wales. (The Association in the North, The Association in the South, the Association in the East).
It meets over a day in various locations across Wales. The General Assembly is attended by around 150 representatives from the fourteen presbyteries, the Association in the three Provinces and the Church’s three boards. Guests from several other Welsh, British and overseas churches are also invited.
The General Assembly includes daily worship, lectures and business sessions, during which the representatives discuss and vote on key matters affecting the Church. The Presbyterian Church of Wales’ Annual General Meeting is also held during the General Assembly.
The General Assembly is presided over by the Moderator. On the second evening of the General Assembly, the Moderator gives his or her valedictory address and the Moderator Elect then assumes the chair.
2024 General Assembly
The 2024 General Assembly will be held in Aberystwyth on the 9th of July, 2024.
2023 General Assembly
The 2023 General Assembly was held at the University of Wales: Trinity Saint David, Camarthen, between the 10-12th of July, 2023.
2022 General Assembly
The 2022 General Assembly was held at the Salem Chapel, Canton, Cardiff, between the 5-7th of September, 2022.
2021 General Assembly
The 2021 General Assembly was held at the Seilo Chapel, Caernarfon, between the 20-21st of September, 2021.
2020 General Assembly
The 2020 General Assembly was held on Zoom on the 13th of October, 2020.
2019 General Assembly
The 2019 General Assembly was held in Wrexham between the 8-10th of July, 2019.
2018 General Assembly
The 2018 General Assembly was held in Wrexham between the 9-11th of July, 2018.
2016 General Assembly
The 2016 General Assembly was held at Eglwys Unedig Seilo, Llandudno between the 11-13th of July, 2016.