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We’re here to help:

In the first instance, give us a call on 0800 403 863 during business hours so we can arrange to meet at the CDF Office, Cathedral House, 2/9 Washington Way, Sydenham, Christchurch (accessible parking is available) or at your home, parish, workplace.

Completed application forms can be delivered to:

Freepost 91749
Catholic Development Fund
PO Box 4544
Christchurch 8140

Public and Business Members

Private Individuals - Business Investors - Trusts - School Boards, PTAs, Foundations - Catholic organisations - Religious Orders

New Depositor Form - Personal

For individual members

New Depositor Form - Organisation

For schools and organisations

Diocesan Members

Parishes - Catholic Charities - Diocesan CDF Members - Catholic Diocese of Christchurch

New Depositor Form - Diocesan Organisations

Parish, Religious Order, Diocesan Group, School Group, Parish Group

Certificate of Identity form

Identifies signatories of new accounts and for a change of signatories for existing accounts.

CDF Online

If you wish to have your existing or new account linked to CDF Online, you will need to print the applicable “Application for CDF Online Internet Access” form. This includes 5 pages of terms and conditions. Please complete and return only the form.




Good News Stories

Sharing good news and testimonials from around the Diocese