Angus Council

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

Empty homes work in Angus and Dundee recognised

The Empty Homes Service shared by Angus and Dundee councils has won a prestigious national award in recognition of its success at bringing vacant property back into use.

Published 30 November 2018

Heads of terms signed for £700m Tay Cities Region Deal

Representatives of the UK and Scottish governments joined four local council leaders and business and academic chiefs in Perth yesterday to formally sign the £700 million Tay Cities Region Deal.

Published 23 November 2018

Angus Council plans to deliver more than 600 new affordable homes by March 2024

Angus Council is to invest more than £44 million from its Affordable Housing Supply Programme to build affordable homes in the region.

Published 20 November 2018

Angus Council agrees Rapid Rehousing Transition Plan to improve outcomes for homeless households

Angus Council has approved a new plan which will ensure people who experience homelessness can access housing quickly and with the right level of support.

Published 20 November 2018

Search begins to find best Angus building of the last ten years

Angus Council has issued a call for entries as it launched a region-wide search to find the Building of the Decade in its Angus Design Awards 2018.

Published 15 October 2018

Angus Council makes positive progress on Timmergreens regeneration

Plans to deliver more modern, higher quality properties for Angus Council tenants in the Timmergreens area of Arbroath are moving forward, the local authority has said.

Published 10 October 2018

Angus Council welcomes ministerial visit to Academy Court

Housing Minister Kevin Stewart will today see first-hand the transformation of the former Chapelpark School to modern council houses, now known as Academy Court.

Published 10 August 2018

Community Open Day to showcase new council homes in Forfar

As new tenants prepare to move in to new homes delivered on a revitalised Forfar landmark, Angus Council wants to give the community a chance to see just how new life has been breathed into a building and grounds that had until recently been surplus to need.

Published 11 July 2018

Handover marks completion of Demondale regeneration project

The completion of Angus Council’s regeneration of Demondale in Arbroath was marked on Friday with the handover of four newly built homes in Noran Avenue.

Published 3 July 2018

Angus Council welcomes move to install sprinkler systems in all social housing

As the first Scottish local authority to install sprinkler systems as standard in its new build housing, Angus Council welcomes the move by Scottish Government to make sprinkler systems compulsory in new social housing.

Published 25 June 2018

Work starts to deliver 40 new homes at historic Abbey Quarter

The townscape around the historic Arbroath Abbey is beginning to change as 40 new homes begin to emerge in the Abbey Quarter.

Published 25 May 2018

Provost opens Angus Housing Association development in Forfar

Angus Council Provost, Ronnie Proctor, officially opened Angus Housing Association’s 20 house development at Restenneth Fields in Forfar last week.

Published 21 May 2018

Angus councillor blames council debt on increase of ‘rent absconders’

A councillor in Angus has launched a scathing attack on people who he believes present themselves as homeless to receive a council house and then leave to another local authority without paying rent.

Published 20 March 2018