There are many clergy, religious congregations, agencies, schools, organisations, groups and ministries, as well as advisory councils, commissions and committees that operate in the diocese offering a number of different works and services that make up the tapestry of Catholic life. Some of these organisations are official works of the diocese, whereas others are not direct services of diocese, but operate in the diocese with the permission of the bishop. The following directory lists the works and services of the diocese. Where available, links and contact information are provided.