The next round of Community Conversations on Budgetary and Service issues will be held in an online format. 

This will start on Monday October 5 and those wishing to (virtually) attend can register online. 

Additional meetings have been scheduled for Third Sector organisations and Youth Groups as detailed below.

GROUP

Date/Time

Youth Group Representatives

Thursday, 15/10/20  6.00 – 7.30pm

Third Sector Group Representatives

Thursday, 15/10/20  8.00 – 9.30pm

Online Registration can now be completed through emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  Please include your name, which session you’d like to join, home address and any comments or questions. The Comhairle will send out a link to every attendee at each daily conversation on the day

The deadline for registering for these two meetings is Thursday, 8th  October at 12 noon.

The Comhairle also welcomes any comments or questions submitted in writing to:

Director of Education, Skills and Children’s Services,                       

Comhairle nan Eilean Siar,

Sandwick Road,

Stornoway, HS1 2BW

The programme for each Community Conversation will be as follows:

  1. PowerPoint presentation on financial position of the Comhairle.
  2. Request that individuals and groups complete the online Budget Consultation.
  3. Review of the previous round of Crown Estate applications and guidance on how to apply for the next round of funding.
  4. Facilitated discussion regarding community engagement and service delivery.