Elections for each of the Community Councils in the Comhairle nan Eilean Siar area are underway.

Nomination papers are available on the Comhairle’s website or from any of the main Council Offices and must be returned by 4.00pm on Tuesday 17 September 2019.

Each Community Council requires a minimum of four validly nominated candidates. If more than 12 valid nominations are received an election shall be held.

To be eligible for election to a Community Council candidates must be 16 or over and resident in and registered as a local government elector in the Community Council area to which election is being sought. 

Each nominee for election must be supported by a proposer who must be resident within and registered as a local government elector in the Community Council area to which election is being sought.

Further information is available at: https://www.cne-siar.gov.uk/your-council/elections-and-voting/community-council-elections/