Type of entity
Authorized form of name
World Council on Churches | Council of Churches of Britain and Ireland
Parallel form(s) of name
Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules
Other form(s) of name
- World Council on Churches | Churches Together in Britain and Ireland
- World Council on Churches | British Council on Churches
Identifiers for corporate bodies
Dates of existence
1947 - present
Founded in 1990 as Council of Churches in Britain and Ireland, renamed Churches Together in Britain and Ireland in 1999 (forerunner: the British Council of Churches, founded in 1947).
Functions, occupations and activities
Mandates/sources of authority
Access points area
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
World Council of Churches . 2016. Churches Together in Britain and Ireland . [ONLINE] Available at: https://www.oikoumene.org/en/member-churches/europe/united-kingdom/ctbi. [Accessed 19 October 2016].