Public Consultation on the Draft Ulster Scots Policy

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Consultation Closing Date: 9 July 2021

Fermanagh and Omagh District Council is currently seeking feedback on the draft Ulster Scots Policy.

The draft Ulster Scots Policy aims to protect, promote and enhance Ulster Scots culture and heritage, including its language, arts and literature. This draft Policy is a local response to various regional, national and international initiatives and programmes as well as the statutory obligations for the Council. It aspires to help promote respect, understanding and good relations within the Council and the District.

The Ulster Scots Policy will function within the broader context of the Council’s Corporate and Community Plans, Good Relations Strategy and Linguistic Diversity Policy all of which can be found online.

The consultation, as well as this response questionnaires, focuses on three key areas, namely:

  1. Aims of the Ulster Scots Policy.
  2. Objectives of the Ulster Scots Policy.
  3. Principles of the Ulster Scots Policy.

Consultation Documents

All documents relating to this consultation can be found in the Related Documents section at the bottom of this webpage. Alternatively, you can also request the documents by:

Telephoning the Council on: 0300 303 1777, Textphone 028 8225 6216
Emailing the Council at: artsandheritage@fermanaghomagh.com

All documents are available in different formats on request.

How to Respond

You can respond to the consultation as set out below:

Completing an Online Survey
Post:
 Arts & Heritage Service, Fermanagh and Omagh District Council, County Buildings, 16 East Bridge Street
Enniskillen, Co Fermanagh. BT74 7BA.
Email: artsandheritage@fermanaghomagh.com
Telephone: 0300 303 1777
Textphone: 028 8225 6216

Public Consultation Event

To facilitate interested individuals and/or organisations to get involved in the public consultation process, a Public Consultation Event will take place on Thursday, 6 May 2021 (full details on the event and how to register is contained below).

Please note, the event is open to all individuals and/or organisations.

Date Thursday, 6 May 2021
Time 6.30pm
Host Online (Via Webex)
Register To reserve your place, simply click on the 'Reserve Your Place' button below and complete the online form. Joining instructions will be forwarded by email upon registration.

Related Documents

Download file: Draft Ulster Scots Policy

Draft Ulster Scots Policy

16th April 2021
PDF - 644 KB
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Download file: Consultation Response Questionnaire

Consultation Response Questionnaire

16th April 2021
PDF - 598 KB
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