Gaelic Language Plan 2018-2022

Equalities Monitoring

Please complete our Equalities Monitoring Form:

Equalities Monitoring Form

This is used by Comhairle nan Eilean Siar to provide essential statistical information about who participates in our consultations.

The data is managed confidentially, is not personally attributable, and is processed in accordance with the Data Protection Act.


The Comhairle are preparing a Gaelic Language Plan for 2018-2022 for the Western Isles, in terms of the Gaelic Language (Scotland) Act 2005. This Plan makes clear how the Comhairle will promote and increase the use and learning of Gaelic, both within the organisation itself, and in the communities of the Isles. This Draft Plan, which received the approval of the Comhairle’s Gaelic Committee, is now being sent out for a six-week period of public consultation.

What Happens Next

We are asking for your views on the Comhairle’s Draft Gaelic Language Plan 2018-22. Your comments about the Draft Plan (available below) may be sent to:

Sgioba na Gàidhlig,
Comhairle nan Eilean Siar,
Sandwick Road,

by 12 Noon on Monday 20 November 2017.