Working together in Europe on behalf of the Highlands and Islands of Scotland!

About Us

The Highlands & Islands European Partnership (HIEP) is a partnership between key public agencies in the Highlands and Islands who are involved in the economic development of the Highlands and Islands of Scotland and the delivery of the Structural Funds Programmes. It is made up of all seven local authorities within the Highlands and Islands, the University of the Highlands and Islands (UHI) and Highlands and Islands Enterprise.

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Brussels Office

HIEP’s Brussels Office’s are located in Scotland House alongside the Scottish Government and Scotland Europa at the Rond Point Schuman, the office overlooks the famous Berlaymont – the home of the European Commission – and neighbours the UK Permanent Representation in Brussels (UKREP).

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