To support the work of UHI North, West and Hebrides, local advisory committees will be formed in North Highland, West Highland, and the Outer Hebrides.
Local advisory committees will report into the board of management of the new college, and help ensure UHI North, West and Hebrides continues to meet the needs of its local communities, providing local oversight and accountability.
Consultation is now underway on the remit, constitution, operating practices, and membership of local advisory committees.
Responses to the terms of reference should be submitted by 12noon on Wednesday 19 July to Fiona Sinclair, Governance Professional, UHI North, West and Hebrides Transition Board.
Recruitment of members will follow the vesting of UHI North, West and Hebrides on 1st August.