‘The Diocesan Curia is composed of those institutions and persons who assist the Bishop in governing the entire diocese, especially in directing pastoral action, in providing for the administration of the diocese, and in exercising judicial power’ (Code of Canon Law, Canon 469)

The Diocesan Office is staffed:

Monday to Friday 09:00-13:00 & 14:00 – 17:00

Curial address & telephones:

St Mary’s House
14 Chanonry
Old Aberdeen
AB24 1RP
Tel. +44 (0) 1224 319154
Fax +44 (0) 1224 325570

Vicar General

  • Rev. Domenico Zanre

Bishop’s PA

  • Mrs Cathy Kelly


  • Very Rev. James Bell

Finance officer

  • Mrs. Jacqui Duncan


  • Rev. Deacon John J. Wire

Master of Ceremonies

  • Mr. George Brand