Angus Council

Angus councillors advised to reject Edzell sheltered housing bid

Angus councillors are being advised to reject a housebuilder's surprise £250,000 bid for sheltered housing in Edzell which is set to be knocked down and replaced.

Published 27 October 2020

Angus Council welcomes SURF recognition for housing regeneration

Angus Council has been shortlisted in the Housing and Regeneration Category of the SURF Awards.

Published 26 October 2020

Funding secured to reduce carbon impact of housing across Angus

Proposals from Angus Council of how to spend a £26.5 million capital investment fund have now been agreed by the UK Government.

Published 12 October 2020

New choice-based lettings system to begin in Angus

Angus Council is to commence a new housing allocation system from the start of November that it said will put the power of choice into the hands of local home seekers.

Published 28 September 2020

Angus Council counts the cost of COVID-19

Angus councillors will be asked to agree a raft of papers this week which describe the measures taken by the local authority in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and the harsh economic impacts that are now emerging as it moves through the recovery phases.

Published 8 September 2020

Tay Cities Deal partners committed to signing 'as soon as possible'

Partners involved in the proposed Tay Cities Deal have reaffirmed their desire to sign the final deal.

Published 8 September 2020

CHAP Group secures raft of new social housing contracts

CHAP Group has been appointed to carry out several major projects after securing contracts worth in excess of £11.5 million.

Published 14 August 2020

Caledonia awarded £1m contract to deliver Care & Repair services for two local authorities

Perth & Kinross Council and Angus Council have appointed Caledonia Housing Association to deliver Care & Repair services to residents in a three-year joint contract.  

Published 7 August 2020

Angus Council flats decision appealed

Rejected plans to convert a Muirhead garage into flats has been sent back to Angus Council for appeal consideration.

Published 6 August 2020

Two new HAART food and supplies hubs open in Angus

Angus Council leader David Fairweather visited one of the two new Humanitarian Aid Angus Response Team (HAART) food and supplies distribution centres this week which have been set up to support the citizens of Angus throughout the coronavirus pandemic.

Published 15 May 2020

Angus Council to drop safety sprinklers plan

Angus Council has decided to drop the implementation of safety sprinkler systems in some of its new housing after the council agreed a partial switch to 'off-the-shelf' properties to boost its stock.

Published 6 May 2020

Online benefits calculator helps Angus residents during coronavirus crisis

Angus Council’s online benefits calculator has helped residents to identify and confirm benefits totalling £3.4 million in the first critical week of the coronavirus lockdown.

Published 23 April 2020

Green light to covert historic Montrose mill into affordable homes

Angus Council has granted planning permission to regenerate a B-listed disused former mill in Montrose into 26 affordable homes.

Published 16 April 2020

Angus Council agrees budget for 2020/21

The 2020/21 budget proposed by Angus Council’s administration was set at a special meeting of full council on Friday, with an agreement reached to raise council tax by 3%.

Published 2 March 2020

Angus Council budget to be set this week

Angus Council has announced that it will set its budget for 2020/21 at its meeting on Thursday 27th February 2020.

Published 25 February 2020