I am Kate Forbes

I'm here to serve you in Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch (which includes Dingwall, Black Isle, Aird and Loch Ness).

On the website you can find out about me, the SNP and what my priorities are for the constituency.

Please feel free to make comments on my blog or you can contact me directly via email or telephone.

I look forward to hearing from you.


Working for you

Kate will strive tirelessly to make Skye, Lochaber & Badenoch an even better place to live


There are hidden costs for living in remote communities in the Highlands and Islands. I want to see more transparency on the costs for delivery, fuel and energy surcharges and all the little penalties that are tagged on to goods and services. [Read more...]


I want to see reliable mobile reception across Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch and review broadband speeds in homes and businesses to ensure it is fast enough. [Read more...]


I'm committed to providing essential ferry, rail and air services for the communities that rely on them - reliable services with the right capacity. I want to continue to prioritise upgrades to the A82, A87 and A9 and push for continued investment in all local roads [Read more...]


I want to make the Highlands a prosperous place where business is welcomed and jobs are created. We need to encourage enterprising businesses to grow by ensuring they have the right support and resources. This includes our fishermen, farmers and crofters. [Read more...]


For those that want to study or train further, I want to see more investment in good quality courses and apprenticeships through our colleges and local businesses. Highlanders shouldn’t have to leave the Highlands for work or education. [Read more...]


We need a medical service that delivers fast treatment, as close to home as possible. I want to push for continued investment in Highland health care so that we have the right staff, equipment and facilities across Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch - no matter how small the community. [Read more...]

Kate Forbes MSP:
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