Highland Council administers ten Common Good Funds.
- Dingwall *
- Fortrose and Rosemarkie
- Nairn *
* No grant funding currently available for these areas
Common Good Funds are the assets and income of the former burghs of
Scotland. They represent a substantial portfolio of land, property and investments and by law continue to exist for the Common Good of the inhabitants of the former burghs
Highland Council has wide discretion over Common Good so long as it is
applied for the benefit of the community in such a manner as using reasonable judgement they think proper and having regard to the interests of the inhabitants of the former burgh.
For further details about specific Common Good Funds, please contact the relevant Ward Manager.
City of Inverness - Scheme of Winter Payments to the elderly and to persons with a disability
The City of Inverness operates a Scheme of Winter Fuel Payments. These payments are available to elderly persons or persons with a disability who are resident within the City of Inverness Wards (Aird and Loch Ness, Inverness West, Inverness Central, Inverness Ness-side, Inverness Millburn, Culloden and Ardersier and Inverness South).
Any queries regarding this Scheme should be addressed to:
Inverness City Manager
Tel: 01463 724368