Aims and Objectives

Our aims and objectives

The aims of the Scottish Islands federation are to promote, publicise and advance the interests of Scotland’s islands.

Our main objectives are:

  • develop a broad and inclusive membership from all Scottish Islands
  • ensure community and voluntary groups have a voice and are well represented within the federation
  • work with councils, agencies and the Scottish Executive to ensure that island needs are well understood
  • represent the interests of Scottish islands at regional, national and European levels
  • share good practices and facilitate information exchange amongst Scottish islanders
  • encourage networking on and between islands throughout Scotland and Europe
  • acquire, disseminate and utilise knowledge resources for islanders through the Internet