Community Councils


Community Council Elections  November 2019

Bruce Morrison, Secretary of Ferintosh Community Council, has drawn our attention to the Community Council elections due to take place throughout Highland Region in November.

The nomination period opened on Monday 23rd September and closes two weeks later on Tuesday 8th October.  Anyone over 16 and on the Electoral roll for the Black Isle can be nominated or nominate themselves.  Where there are more nominations than seats on the council, an election will be held on 20 November.

Community Councils perform a vital role as the most local tier of local government, and anyone with a few hours a month to spare and a concern for the well-being of their local community should consider putting themselves forward.  Find a current member of your local Community Council and ask them about this interesting and rewarding opportunity.

Download a Nomination pack with nomination form and full information and instructions.

The nomination form must be printed off, completed and returned by 12 noon on Tuesday 8 October 2019.

Completed forms should be sent to

Willie MacKinnon 
Chief Executive's Service
The Highland Council
Council Offices, High Street
Dingwall   IV15 9QN
(01478)  613 849

willie.mackinnon@highland.gov.uk 

Also available are

A general explanatory leaflet
Community Council FAQs
Information on Highland Council website

 

 

 

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