Print Unit

Supporting our parishes and beyond. Design. Copy. Print. Finish.

Supporting our parishes and beyond.  Design.  Copy.  Print.  Finish.

Diocesan Print Unit specialise in meeting all the printing needs of our parishes. Based at the Diocesan Office in Chelmsford, we are committed to providing an efficient and friendly service. We also welcome work from charities and non parish customers. No minimum order quantity.

For further information and a quotation, please telephone: 01245 294404 or e-mail:

Print.  Copy.

Diocesan Print Unit specialises in meeting all the printing needs of our parishes. We are passionate about print and committed to providing an efficient and friendly service. If you’re looking for quality digital print and copying, we have the equipment and skills to produce it.

Save money by printing your parish/village magazine with us!

Parish magazines and booklet production are our speciality. If you send us your PDF print ready artwork before the 14th of the month, you will receive a 10% discount on your monthly parish/village magazine. Plus, as a parish magazine customer, you will receive a preferential rate on all other printing placed with us.


Good design needn’t be complicated or expensive. At the Diocesan Print Unit, we provide customers with a cost effective, simple solution to their design needs. Coupled with our digital print and finishing service, we have the power to get your message across effectively.


We provide various finishing services including comb binding, wire binding, laminating, folding, booklet production, stapling, hole punching and bulk guillotining.

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Our customers say ...

"The Print Unit consistently delivers a quick, reliable and friendly service, we simply could not produce the services we do without their help and their expertise."  Fr Simon Pothen, Chelmsford Cathedral

"Thank you so much for the efficient production and delivery of our magazine. Best wishes and every blessing to you all."  Fr R, Colchester

"Thank you very much for all your hard work for us. You really were a life-saver!! All the booklets are really beautiful. Have a very happy and holy Easter."  Mrs P, Plaistow

"We are so pleased with all the printing for the 50th Anniversary Eucharist. Many people bought supplies and were delighted. We had a memorable and enjoyable weekend with many former members travelling some distance to be with us. Thanks especially for getting the gloss paper in for us, we'll be back for more when supplies run out!"  Rev M, Basildon

"Thank you both for all the help and advice you gave me in putting together our lovely order of services."  Mrs S, Chelmsford

"Thank you to those involved in the production of the publicity material for us. We are very pleased with the work."  Mrs G, Hertfordshire

"Thank you for finishing the printing and the posters so quickly.  It meant I have been able to sort everything out in plenty of time!" Mrs L, Chelmsford


Andrea Pannell
Print Unit Manager

Chris Garfield
Print Unit Technical Assistant

Diocesan Print Unit
Diocesan Office, 53 New Street, Chelmsford CM1 1AT
Tel: 01245 294404


Open Monday to Friday, 9.00am - 5.00pm
Closed Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holidays

For more information please contact Andrea Pannell
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