04 Landward Caithness

Click to view a map of Ward 4Landward Caithness is one of 22 wards within the Highland area and is served by 4 councillors.  It has a population of 10,656 with the main centres being Halkirk, John O' Groats, Castletown, Dunbeath and Lybster. Click the map image for a more detailed view of the ward.

David Sutherland, Ward Manager, and his team will ensure the efficient delivery of services within the ward and work with other agencies and community groups to maximise available funds. He will also administer the local Ward Forum, which will comprise the four ward councillors as well as a representative from the police and community partners.

Our Service Points are your first point of contact with the Council. If a visit is not suitable, please call our Service Centre on 01349 868527. Or use our enquiry form.  You can also use this website to make general enquiries, provide comments, compliments or report a complaint.

This ward is served by 16 primary schools which feed 2 secondary schools.  There are also 2 libraries.  The links on the right hand side of this page give access to further information about this ward including recycling facilities and transport links.