The Church of Scotland Trust

The Church of Scotland Trust, Scottish Charity No SCO20269, was established by an Act of Parliament in 1932. The Trust's function since January 1995 has been to hold properties out-with Scotland and to act as trustee in a number of third-party trusts.


Members are appointed by the General Assembly, on the nomination of the Trust which regularly undertakes a skills audit. The Chairman is John Hodge and Vice-chairman is Thomas Watson. The General Treasurer is the ex officio Treasurer of the Trust and Jennifer Hamilton, a Solicitor in the Church's Law Department, is the Trust's Secretary and Clerk.

Contact for more information

For further information please email Jennifer Hamilton, Secretary and Clerk, at or contact us at the Church's offices in Edinburgh.