Anglican General Synod

Anglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia

Te Hahi Mihinare ki Aotearoa ki Niu Tireni, ki Nga Moutere o Te Moana Nui a Kiwa

Diocese of Polynesia

Present Diocesan Bishop

2010 ‑ The Most Rev’d Dr Winston Halapua, BD, BA, MA, PhD

PO Box 35, Suva, Fiji Islands

Telephone: Office 00679 330 4716,

Fax: 00679 330 2687, Vodaphone 992 5229

Jurisd ‑ Within that part of the Pacific Ocean which lies between the fifth northern parallel of latitude on the north and on the south between the 172nd degree east longitude and the 120th degree west longitude by the 30th degree south parallel of latitude and again on the south between the 166th degree east longitude and the 172nd degree east longitude by the third degree south parallel of latitude and limited on the west between the 30th and 3rd south parallels of latitude by the 172nd degree east longitude and between the 3rd south parallel of latitude and the 5th north parallel of latitude by the 166th degree of east longitude and limited on the east by the 120th degree of west longitude Area, 11,000,000 sq miles Est ChPop 10,000; Arms (Fox‑Davies) Barry wave azure and argent, on a cross gules a mitre, and in the first quarter a range of mountains below three stars


Bishop in Vanua Levu and Taveuni and Viti Levu West (and Vicar General)

The Right Reverend Apimeleki Qiliho, Post Grad. In Mission

P O Box 29, Labasa, Fiji Islands

Telephone: Home: 00679 881 1420, Office: 00679 881 1420


Bishop (on leave)

The Right Reverend Gabriel Mahesh Prasad Sharma, MTh, BTh.


Dep Vicar‑General

The Rev’d Orisi Vuki

P O Box 35, Suva, Fiji Islands

Holy Trinity Cathedral

The Very Reverend Cluade Fong Toy

P O Box 275, Suva, Fiji Islands.

Telephone: Home: 00679 330 1350, Office: 00679 330 6693



The Venerable Sepiuta Hali'api'api (Lay Archdeacon) - Suva/ Ovalau

The Venerable Henry Bull - Vanua Levu/ Taveuni

The Venerable Taifai To'omata - American Samoa

The Venerable Taimalelagi Tuatagaloa - Samoa

The Venerable Siaosi Leota - Tonga

The Venerable Amanaki Tuitavake - Aotearoa New Zealand


The Reverend Canon L Oli

The Reverend Canon Samuel Sahayam

The Reverend Canon Siketi Tonga

The Reverend Canon D J Barnes, OBE

The Reverend Canon Noel Derbyshire

Lay Canons

Canon T McKenzie

Canon D Warbrooke

Canon R Tuitoga


Mr Walton Morgan, LLB

Church Advocate

Mr Walton Morgan, LLB

Diocesan Secretary and Registrar

Mr John Simmons

Telephone: Home: 00679 339 4335, Office 00679 330 4261 / 330 7413, Mobile 9927 561


Diocesan Office

8 Desvoeux Road, Suva, P O Box 35, Suva, Fiji Islands

Telephone: 00679 330 4261, Fax: 00679 330 2152


Diocesan Education Officer

Rev'd Sereima Lomaloma

Bishop's Commissary in England

The Right Reverend D Walker OGS - Bishop of Reading

The Reverend Canon Dr J Cullen – Winchester

Bishop's Commissaries in New Zealand

The Reverend Canon B T Jenkins, MA, LTh

P O Box 26-209, Auckland 3

The Reverend M C Bent

4B Brooklands Road, New Plymouth

Representatives on General Synod / te Hīnota Whānui

Clergy: The Right Reverend Dr W Halapua The Right Rev A Qiliho

The Very Reverend C Fong Toy, The Rev'd S Uluilakepa, The Rev'd Larry Tupa'i-Lavea

Laity: Miss R Filoi, Mr R Oli

Miss S Halap’api’api, Mr Fe'iloakitau Tevi

Missions to Seafarers

The Right Reverend G Sharma

The Reverend T Koloamatangi


St John the Baptist Theological College, Suva, Fiji

The College of the Diocese of Polynesia, NZ

St Andrew's Secondary School, Nuku'alofa, Tonga

All Saints' Secondary School, Labasa, Fiji

St Mary's School, Labasa, Fiji

Holy Trinity School, Suva, Fiji

Bishop Kempthorne Memorial School, Newtown, Fiji

St John's School, Wailoku, Fiji

St James' School, Levuka, Fiji

St Paul's School, Naviavia, Savusavu, Fiji

PO Box 35, SUVA, Fiji
CONTACT: Archbishop W Halapua

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