Shetland Community Directory
c/o Grants Unit , Solarhus , 3 North Ness , Lerwick , Shetland, ZE1 0LZ, United Kingdom
01595 743828
Association of Shetland Community Councils
Group Contact: Michael Duncan
Contact's Title: Community Council Liaison Officer
Contact Address: Solarhus
3 North Ness
Lerwick
Postcode: ZE1 0LZ
Area: Shetland-wide
Contact Telephone: 01595 743828
Email: email us
Description
The Association of Shetland Community Councils (ASCC) is the umbrella body for Community Councils in Shetland.   The purpose of the ASCC is:

- Provide a forum where Shetland Community Councils can debate major Shetland wide issues (national and local) that affect all Community Councils;

- Enable Community Councils to participate in forming and expressing a collective voice on Shetland wide issues;

- Represent, advise, lobby and advocate on behalf of Shetland communities;

- Facilitate consultation with public sector bodies and other organisations;

- Share good practice, learning and information between Community Councils;

- Provide training and networking opportunities for Community Councils;

- Promote the work, role and benefits of Community Councils.