Type of entity
Authorized form of name
British Council on Churches
Parallel form(s) of name
Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules
Other form(s) of name
Identifiers for corporate bodies
Dates of existence
1942 - present
The BCC is the counterpart in the UK of the World Council of Churches, combining in a single organisation the chief agencies of the interdenominational co-operation.
Functions, occupations and activities
Mandates/sources of authority
Access points area
Subject access points
Place access points
Authority record identifier
Rules and/or conventions used
ISAAR(CPF): International Standard Archival Authority Record for Corporate Bodies, Persons and Families, International Council on Archives (2nd edition, 2003); Rules for the construction of personal, place and corporate names, National Council on Archives (1997).
Level of detail
Dates of creation, revision and deletion
Created by Julia Wylie, October 2016
Churches Together in Britain and Ireland . 2016. History of the British Council of Churches . [ONLINE] Available at: https://ctbi.org.uk/history-british-council-churches/. [Accessed 17 October 2016].
The Story of the BCC. 1990. The Story of the BCC. [ONLINE] Available at: https://ctbi.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2014/10/Story-of-the-BCC-pdf_view.pdf. [Accessed 18 October 2016].