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Access track

Scottish Water has applied for planning consent to create an access track to a facility in Balallan.

Siting a pod

Donna Barden has applied for change of land use planning permission to site two holiday let caravan pods at 37 Upper Coll.

Food trader pitch

Urras nan Tursachan has applied for change of land use planning permission to create a temporary pitch for a food truck in lieu of the existing café during the construction of the visitor centre extension.

Retrospective planning consent

Change of land use planning permission is being sought retrospectively for an extension adjacent to the existing waste transfer facility 4B Creed Enterprise Park,  Lochs Road, Lochs.

The applicant is David McLaughlin.

Outbuilding conversion

Planning consent is being sought to convert an outbuilding at 17A Shulishader, Point into an annexe. The applicant is Shaun Maciver.

Weather station

Spiorad Na Mara Limited has proposed temporarily installing a weather station at 29  North Shawbost.

Planning permission is being sought to site a LiDAR (Light detection and ranging) wind monitoring device for 12 months.

Erect houses

Iain Martin seeks planning consent to erect two houses at 83 Upper Coll, Back.

St Kilda Visitor Centre

Ionad Hiort Ltd is seeking planning permission to construct a new visitor centre at Mangersta, Uig, with an access road, car park, paths, and service facilities.

*The online planning portal is unavailable due to Comhairle nan Eilean’s ongoing recovery from last November’s cyber-attack. For further information on these supplied summaries, parties wishing to view all the documents related to a planning application may do so at the Comhairle nan Eilean Siar offices on Sandwick Road, Stornoway Isle of Lewis, HS1 2BW or Balivanich, Isle of Benbecula. HS7 5LA, ordinarily between 9 am and 5 pm, Monday to Friday. Appointments can be made by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.