Information Meetings for Prospective Candidates
The Notice of Election will be published on Monday 13 March 2017 and the Comhairle will be hosting a number of information meetings for prospective candidates for the Local Government Election on 4 May 2017.  The schedule of meetings is as follows:
Monday 6 March 2017          
Tarbert Community Centre                                             

Thursday 9 March 2017         
Council Chamber, Council Offices, Stornoway               

The information meetings will include a presentation on the roles and responsibilities of Councillors together with an explanation of the wider election process and will cover topics such as the single transferable voting system, the nomination process, postal voting, polling and count arrangements.