Renfrewshire Council

Hawkhead and Lochfield Community Council

About Hawkhead and Lochfield Community Council, when the council meets, what financial support it gets from Renfrewshire Council.

Hawkhead and Lochfield Community Council is still seeking nominations

Renfrewshire's most recent community council elections took place in August and September 2023.

Hawkhead and Lochfield received seven valid nominations, but this community council requires 10 members in order to re-establish.

We've extended the nomination period by six months, until 15 March 2024.

You must submit a nomination form [98KB] to become a candidate for election as a member of this community council. As part of your application, you'll also need two sponsors; more details are in the nomination form.

Send your completed, signed nomination form to:

The Election Office

Democratic Services

Renfrewshire Council

Renfrewshire House, Cotton Street, Paisley


You can also email your completed form, which you must sign in ink, to:

If we receive the required minimum of valid nominations at any point before 15 March 2024, then the community council will re-establish as soon as possible after that point.

If the community council doesn't receive enough nominations, then it will be disbanded.


For information on Hawkhead and Lochfield Community Council, contact Joe Woods at: 

Flat 1/1
2 Arthur Henderson Avenue

Phone: 07584 197433


Hawkhead and Lochfield Community Council meetings will take place at Accord Hospice, Hawkhead Road, Paisley, on the second Tuesday of each month (except for December, when there is a recess).

Financial support from Renfrewshire Council

The council provides an annual administrative allowance to community councils to help with basic running costs. This is fixed at £600 per annum with an additional 3p per head of population, as detailed below:

Financial support from the Council
CouncilFlat RatePopulation £0.03 per headTotal administrative allowance
Hawkhead and Lochfield£6007,003£210£810