CANON 44: OF PROVINCIAL OFFICERS
1. Provincial Synod recognises the following as provincial officers who shall have the right to attend and speak in Provincial Synod but not to vote unless elected as diocesan representatives:
(a) The Provincial Executive Officer;
(b) The Provincial Registrar and his or her deputy;
(c) The Provincial Secretary and the Assistant Provincial Secretary, and
(d) Persons appointed to care for areas of provincial ministry in terms of Canon 43.1(e) and 43.3(h), which areas shall appear in a schedule to be approved by Provincial Standing Committee at each meeting thereof.
These appointments, and the terms of service of all provincial officers with the exception of the Provincial Registrar and his or her Deputy, shall rest with the Metropolitan after consultation with the Provincial Standing Committee, and in the case of the Provincial Secretary and Assistant Provincial Secretary also with the Provincial Trusts’ Board and Provincial Pensions Board.