• Building Standards

    We are making changes to the way building standards applications are made from August 2016, with the launch of Scotland's online applications service. This will enable the electronic submission of applications for building warrants and other related forms, such as completion certificates.

  • Purvai Festival 17 August to 3 September

    Please find attached the Purvai brochure, a festival organised by An Lanntair, celebrating South Asian culture, which will take place at several venues between Wed 17th August and Sat 3rd September. Image © An Lanntair.

  • Hebrides International Film Festival 2016

    Rural Nations Scotland CIC the presenters of The Hebrides International Film Festival are pleased to confirm that this year's programme is reaching completion and will be launched on the 9th August 2016. Image titled Lone Harvester © Calum John Macleod who was winner of the 2015 HIFF Photography Competition.


  • Organic and Residual Bin Collection Dates

    Please see the links for the updated bin collection dates.

  • New Public Bus Services for Barra and Vatersay

    Comhairle nan Eilean Siar have recently awarded the new public bus service contract to Hector MacNeil, Tangusdale, Barra following a procurement exercise involving the local community through a Participatory Budgeting process.