Contacting the Planning Service

Contact information for the Development Management team is noted below. Please feel free to telephone for advice or to make an appointment with a Planning Officer to discuss your proposals. Regardless of the scale of your proposal, pre-application discussions are encouraged as they are an invaluable way of identifying potential issues before any planning application is submitted.

For Sites and Applications in Lewis and Harris

Contact : Lewis and Harris
Address: Comhairle nan Eilean Siar
Communities Department
Council Offices
Sandwick Road
Stornoway
Isle of Lewis HS1 2BW
Phone: 01851 822690
Email: planning@cne-siar.gov.uk

Office open from 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday.

For Sites and Applications in Uist and Barra

Contact : Uist and Barra
Address: Comhairle nan Eilean Siar
Communities Department
Council Offices
Balivanich
Benbecula HS7 5LA
Phone: 01870 604990
Email: planning@cne-siar.gov.uk

Office open from 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday.

Planning Policy (Development Plans)

Planning Policy (Development Plans)

Location

Tel No

Email

Stornoway

01851 822690

localdevplan@cne-siar.gov.uk

Balivanich

01870 604990

localdevplan@cne-siar.gov.uk

 

Area Responsibilities

Development Management (Planning Applications)

Officer

Tel No

Email

Area

Morag Ferguson

Planning Manager

01870 604990

mferguson@cne-siar.gov.uk

Service Manager -

Initial contact for Major or large scale cases including renewables; Marine Fish Farming; marine related developments; development with potential flood risk issues;

Iain Macleod

01851 822690

iainmacleod@cne-siar.gov.uk

Ness to Barvas; Uig and Bernera; North and South Lochs (except Achmore and Cameron Terrace); Steinish; North and South Harris and Scalpay

Helen MacDonald

01851 822690

h.macdonald@cne-siar.gov.uk

Stornoway (except the Conservation Area); Plasterfield; Sandwick; Parkend/Holm; Melbost/Branahuie; Point; Broadbay; Cameron Terrace to Brue (West Side loop); Newmarket; Newvalley; Marybank; large scale housing development

Anne Napier 01851 822690 anne.napier@cne-siar.gov.uk Stornoway Conservation Area; Listed Buildings (Lewis and Harris); large scale developments, as allocated

Lee Harkness

01870 604990

lee.harkness@cne-siar.gov.uk

Uist and Barra (excluding Fish Farming applications and major/large scale developments)