- Procurator Fiscal
- Andy Shanks
- Email Address
- Opening Times
- The office in Lochmaddy is only open once a month when the court is sitting.
For any enquiries please call the Stornoway Office and they can advise you on the office opening times.
- Procurator Fiscal's Office
Isle of North Uist
All correspondence for this office should be addressed to the Stornoway Office:
Procurator Fiscal's Office
For more information or to request additional arrangements to suit your needs, please contact our reception or office manager:
Telephone: 0300 020 3000
Text: If you are Deaf, hard of hearing or speech impaired you can text us on 07825 280346. Please tell us if you would like your reply by SMS, text or email.
Relay UK: If you are Deaf, hard of hearing or speech impaired you can contact us by phone using Relay UK. Visit the Relay UK website to download the app.
If you are a wheelchair user or have restricted mobility
There are on-site parking facilities available. To request advice on parking for disabled drivers please contact the office manager.
Approach to main entrance
This entrance has accessible access to the side of the building and a push pad automatic door.
Approach to reception area
Our reception area is on the ground floor and is accessible.
Low level counter: Clerks reception has a low level counter, yes
Audible emergency alarms: Very loud bell like alarm
Our staff have a responsibility to ensure that they accompany any visitors during an emergency evacuation to the muster point designated in local Fire Evacuation Plans. Visitors must not be left unattended and should be accompanied at all times during an emergency evacuation until the all clear is given for re-entry to the building. Where appropriate a suitable emergency evacuation plan will be in place to ensure safe evacuation of disabled persons during an emergency situation.
If you have a visual impairment
Where possible, our office uses colour definition to indicate changes in floor levels, doors, steps or stairs and emergency signs.
We will try to make information available in a suitable format to meet your particular needs. To request correspondence and/or documents in your preferred accessible format, please contact us.
Our office welcomes guide dogs
The dog's comfort is your responsibility but we will provide a bowl of water on request.
If you have a hearing impairment
Hearing aid users
There is a mobile Hearing Induction Loop that can be used if required.
Our staff are issued with good-practice guidance and we will make efforts to provide adequate lighting in any interview space to suit your needs.
Access to Sign Language interpreter
If you need us to have an interpreter available, you must let us know as soon as possible, so that we have enough time to arrange this. Please contact our office manager.
You can access our services by calling through the RNID Typetalk service using the prefix 18001. There are no public textphones in this office.
There are currently no visual or personal alarm systems in this office. Please advise our staff of your needs.
Accessible toilet and comfort facilities
A wheelchair-accessible toilet is available at the bottom of the staircase.
Access to refreshments
There are no public canteen or vending machine facilities in the building.