Councillor election nomination deadline is today

The Comhairle have issued a reminder that the deadline for nominations in the election of Councillor for the Beinn na Foghla agus Uibhist a Tuath Ward is 4pm today, Monday 23rd February 2015.

Nomination forms can be obtained from the Council Offices, Comhairle nan Eilean Siar, Balivanich, Isle of Benbecula, HS7 5LA, or Comhairle nan Eilean Siar, Sandwick Road, Stornoway, Isle of Lewis, HS1 2BW on weekdays from 10.00am to 4.00pm, telephone 01851 822613 and from the Comhairle Website at

If more than one valid nomination is received, an election will be held and voting will take place between 7.00am and 10.00pm on Thursday 26 March 2015.

Applications to register to vote must reach the Electoral Registration Officer, 42 Point Street, Stornoway, Isle of Lewis by Wednesday 11 March 2015.