To promote and encourage the culture and advancement of Highland Dance. To create and maintain a bond of fellowship with all Highland Dancers throughout Northern Ireland and Border Counties.
In furtherance of our main aim the Association shall endeavour:
Since formation in 2002, NIHDA have been the proud representatives for Northern Ireland on the World Governing Body of Highland Dancing - The Royal Scottish Official Board of Highland Dancing. We have been leading the way for Highland Dancing in Northern Ireland, by facilitiating the first outdoor Competitions and by creating workshop opportunites for teachers, dancers and volunteers.