• Learning Disability Week 2016- Dates announced!

    Learning Disability Week 2016 dates have been announced as being from 16th-20th May.

  • Statement on Air Services

    Commenting on the suggestion that Island Councils should be involved in running air services, the Leader of Comhairle nan Eilean Siar, Cllr Angus Campbell, said:"There is deep concern in the community at the air services currently being provided for the Islands." Image © Telegraph.

  • Development Plan Consultations

    As part of the preparation for a new Local Development Plan (LDP) to guide development and land use over the next 10-20 years, the Comhairle has initially produced a Main Issues Report (MIR) and Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) Environmental Report for public consultation.

  • Comhairle nan Eilean Siar Calls for Extended Consultation Period

    Cllr Alasdair Macleod, Chair of Sustainable Development at Comhairle nan Eilean Siar, has backed calls by the local MP, and others, to have the consultation on fresh changes to restrictions on important fishing grounds, extended.

  • Budget Consultation Meetings

    We are holding an additional meeting on Tuesday 13 January 2016 to consider the Settlement and this will be followed by further public consultation meetings which will be held throughout the Western Isles in January 2016. Further information on the consultation and the opportunity to submit views online will be made available following the Comhairle meeting on 13 January 2016. Image by