BETA

This is a new website that we're testing. Please give us some feedback on our external survey.

Language: English / GĂ idhlig

Skip to main content
Loading…

Chamber and committees

Local Government and Communities Committee

Committee covers:

  • communities, community empowerment and planning
  • social justice, measures against poverty, and removing inequalities 
  • housing
  • local government

Next meeting

Details of current and future business are available on the parliament.scot site

Get in touch

If you want to get in touch, you can contact Peter McGrath, the Clerk for the committee.

Address: The Scottish Parliament, Edinburgh, EH99 1SP

Phone: 0131 348 5206 Find out about call charges.

Twitter: @SP_LocalGovt

If you're appearing as a witness at a committee, take a look at our witness guide for more information.

Members

Members of the Local Government and Communities Committee

Current Members

Dornan, James

James Dornan

Convener

Party: Scottish National Party

MSP for: Glasgow Cathcart (Constituency)

Boyack, Sarah

Sarah Boyack

Deputy Convener

Party: Scottish Labour

MSP for: Lothian (Region)

Balfour, Jeremy

Party: Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

MSP for: Lothian (Region)

Ewing, Annabelle

Party: Scottish National Party

MSP for: Cowdenbeath (Constituency)

Gibson, Kenneth

Party: Scottish National Party

MSP for: Cunninghame North (Constituency)

Simpson, Graham

Party: Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

MSP for: Central Scotland (Region)

Wightman, Andy

Andy Wightman

Member

Party: Scottish Green Party

MSP for: Lothian (Region)

Substitute Members

Harvie, Patrick

Patrick Harvie

Substitute Member

Party: Scottish Green Party

MSP for: Glasgow (Region)

McNeill, Pauline

Pauline McNeill

Substitute Member

Party: Scottish Labour

MSP for: Glasgow (Region)

Stewart, Alexander

Alexander Stewart

Substitute Member

Party: Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

MSP for: Mid Scotland and Fife (Region)

Torrance, David

David Torrance

Substitute Member

Party: Scottish National Party

MSP for: Kirkcaldy (Constituency)

Committee work