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      Uist and Benbecula Community Information

Blackhouse restoration

Renewal of planning permission is sought to restore Ardheisker Cottage, Ardheisker, Bayhead.

It is proposed that the blackhouse be restored to form a dwelling, an access and parking area be constructed, and a treatment plant be installed.

The applicant is James Crowley of Johnscleugh Farmhouse by Cranshaws, Duns.

Play area

North Uist Community Council has applied for planning consent to create a play area at Taigh Sgire Sholais.

*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.