Angus Council

Trades gap 'to blame' for slowing Angus Council housing improvements

A better rate of pay elsewhere has been blamed for a housing maintenance backlog at Angus Council.

Published 18 February 2020

Angus Council to hike rents by 3.1%

Angus Council tenants are facing a 3.1% rent increase as councillors will hear a proposal recommending an increase in the average weekly rent to £70.79, a rise of £2.23 from last year.

Published 11 February 2020

Angus agrees plans for new housing project for adults with learning disabilities

New supported housing for adults with a learning disability is to be developed in Forfar after plans were agreed by Angus Council, Angus Health and Social Care Partnership and Caledonia Housing Association.

Published 28 January 2020

Angus Council energy team helps residents stay warm and save money

Angus Council's HEAT (Home Energy Assessment Team) project is helping local residents to stay warm and save money. 

Published 15 January 2020

Angus Council approves plan to increase affordable homes

A strategic plan to deliver more than 500 affordable homes in Angus over the next five years has been approved by councillors.

Published 28 November 2019

Angus ‘disappointed’ at loss of Tay Cities funding for housing development

Angus Council has bemoaned the loss of a £3 million Tay Cities Deal windfall that was earmarked for a 2,500-home plan in Arbroath.

Published 28 October 2019

Angus Council begins major bathroom project

The first phase of a seven-year bathroom replacement programme for about 6,500 homes across Angus is set to begin.

Published 8 August 2019

Bancon Construction expands into Inverness with new contract wins

Bancon Construction has secured a raft of new contracts worth more than £20 million, including affordable housing wins in Inverness and Angus.

Published 7 August 2019

Archaeology investigation under way at Angus housing and business development site

Early works for a housing and business development at an Angus farm have enabled a team of archaeologists to investigate the area for any buried historical evidence.

Published 6 June 2019

Work begins on £2m council housing project at Newtyle

A ground-breaking ceremony has taken place in Newtyle to signal a start to the construction of the first new council homes in the Angus village for several decades.

Published 21 May 2019

Health and social care priorities approved for Angus

The Angus Integration Joint Board (IJB) has approved the 2019-2022 Strategic Commissioning Plan and the priorities for health and social care in the region.

Published 26 April 2019

Angus home named building of the decade

The Zinc House at Monikie has been named as the winner of the Angus Design Awards Building of the Decade.

Published 25 April 2019

Angus Council to improve housing aids and adaptations for disabled people

Plans to enhance the delivery of housing adaptations services for disabled people in Angus, including Care and Repair services, have been approved by Angus Council.

Published 30 January 2019

Angus Council signs up to make a stand against domestic abuse

Angus Council has signed up to support the Chartered Institute of Housing’s Make a Stand campaign to support victims of domestic abuse.

Published 12 December 2018

Best practice in community regeneration recognised at 2018 SURF Awards

The outcomes of the prestigious 2018 ‘20th Anniversary’ SURF Awards for Best Practice in Community Regeneration were announced last night at a celebratory presentation event in Glasgow’s Grand Central Hotel.

Published 7 December 2018