Legal status and trustees

  • Rural Skills Trainees learning how to do dry stane dyking
  • Improving access
  • All geared up - learning maintenance skills as part of the Rural Skills Training
  • Planting trees
  • Dùn Coillich - for the people
  • The Hydro Scheme provides the Trust with an annual income. The scheme takes water from Dùn Coillich
  • Learning maintenance skills as part of the Rural Skills Training
  • Strimming - learning maintenance skills as part of the Rural Skills Training
  • Rural Skills Training trainee in action
  • Fence repairs
  • Repairing walls. Deer need to be controlled to protect the trees
  • Dùn Coillich signage
  • Visitor hut. Posters, information sheets and books are available for the use of school parties and other visitors

Legal status

The Highland Perthshire Communities Land Trust (HPCLT) is a Scottish Charity (Scottish Charity Number SC032801) and a Scottish Guarantee Company (Company Number SC227934). The inaugural meeting of the HPCLT was held on 27th March 2002. The Memorandum and Articles of Association outline the legalities of the HPCLT including objectives, powers, liabilities, membership, meetings, votes, trustees and accounting procedures.


Trustees are elected once a year at the Annual General Meeting.

The 2017-2018 trustees are:

  • Andrew Walker (Chairman)
  • Ian Wilkinson (Treasurer)
  • Margaret Jarvis
  • Andrew Pointer
  • Bill Hoare
  • Gordon Stronach
  • Richard Rees
  • Emma O'Shea
  • Jeannie Grant
  • Ann MacKintosh
  • Bobby Wardle
  • Kelsey Wilson
  • John Marshall (Co-opted)

The next AGM will be held in the spring of 2018.

Download the form to nominate a Trustee here.

Company Secretary and Registered Office address

J. & H. Mitchell W.S.
Solicitors and Estate Agents
51 Atholl Road
PH16 5BU

Correspondence address

For general correspondence, please contact:

Bill Hoare
Laurenbank House
Kenmore Road
PH15 2BY

To contact us regarding membership or donations, please use our contact us page.