Angus Council

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

Plans submitted to renovate Strathmartine Hospital

Chamberlain Bell Developments has submitted plans to Angus Council to fully restore the listed buildings at Strathmartine Hospital.

Published 24 February 2020

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