Orkney Islands Council
Working together for a better Orkney

Education, Leisure and Housing

The Education, Leisure and Housing Committee plays a key role in the running and development of Orkney's education service, community leisure activities, sport and cultural heritage. The Committee also has responsibility for a range of housing matters, including the provision of council housing.

The Scheme of Administration, which sets out the referred and delegated functions of the Council and its Committees and Sub-committees, is available from the 'Related Downloads' section of this page.

Details of the Education, Leisure and Housing Committee meetings can be accessed by year through the links in this section.

Membership

The Education, Leisure and Housing Committee membership comprises the following:

  • Convener (ex officio).
  • Leader (ex officio).
  • Depute Leader.
  • 9 other Members of Orkney Islands Council.
  • Three Religious Representatives (with voting rights).
  • Two Teacher Representatives (no voting rights).

Committee Membership details are available from the 'Related Downloads' section of this page.