Western Isles Development Trust

Notice Of Election 2018

An Election for eight Directors to serve on the Western Isles Development Trust is being undertaken on behalf of the Western Isles Development Trust by Comhairle nan Eilean Siar Election Team.  Two Directors will be elected for each of the following areas: – Barra, Uist, Harris and Lewis. 

A Director may be either an individual or a body corporate.  To be eligible to serve as a Director an individual must be ordinarily resident in the area to which they are seeking election or, in the case of a body corporate, have a presence in the area to which election is sought. 

Nomination forms are available from the Western Isles Development Trust website (Opens in a new window or downloads a file); obtained on request by e-mail to elections@cne-siar.gov.uk; or from the undernoted Offices.

Council Offices Providing Nomination Forms


Council Offices

Castlebay, Isle of Barra, HS9 5XD

Tel:  01871 810431

e-mail:  elections@cne-siar.gov.uk


Council Offices

Balivanich, Isle of Benbecula, HS7 5LA

Tel:  01870 604880

e-mail:  elections@cne-siar.gov.uk


Council Offices

Tarbert, Isle of Harris, HS3 3BG

Tel:  01859 502367

e-mail:  elections@cne-siar.gov.uk


Council Offices

Sandwick Road, Stornoway, Isle of Lewis HS1 2BW

Tel:  01851 822613

e-mail:  elections@cne-siar.gov.uk


Completed nomination forms should be submitted to one of the above Offices, or emailed to elections@cne-siar.gov.uk and must be received no later than 4.00pm on Monday 26 February 2018.

If more than two nomination forms are received for any area, a postal ballot of ordinary members of the Trust will be held.

Returning Officer
Comhairle nan Eilean Siar
Sandwick Road
Isle of Lewis

12 February 2018