Inverclyde Council

Inverclyde Council announces £100 council tax credit for 4,000 households as budget agreed

Inverclyde Council has approved its budget for next year with up to 4,000 households set to receive a £100 Council Tax credit this year to support those who fall on the wrong side of other Covid financial support.

Published 19 March 2021

ScottishPower plans to build homes in Inverkip

The site of a former power station at Inverkip could provide the location for a new ‘urban village’, subject to the outcome of a planning application submitted to Inverclyde Council by ScottishPower.

Published 1 March 2021

The Wise Group appointed by Inverclyde Council to help lower home energy bills

Social enterprise The Wise Group has been chosen by Inverclyde Council to help lower home energy bills for 1,000 elderly residents in the area.

Published 8 January 2021

Housing developers successfully challenge chapter of local development plan

Five housing developers have succeeded in challenging a chapter of the Inverclyde Local Development Plan concerning housing land supply on the ground of inappropriate methodology. 

Published 4 August 2020

Inverclyde budget approved

Inverclyde Council’s budget has been approved at a meeting held in Greenock yesterday. 

Published 13 March 2020

Inverclyde Council in ‘special case’ funding bid to tackle deprivation

Inverclyde Council is to bid for ‘special case’ funding from the Scottish Government following the results of national deprivation figures.

Published 4 February 2020

Scotland's most and least deprived areas unveiled

Greenock town centre has replaced Ferguslie Park in Paisley as the most deprived area of Scotland, according to official figures.

Published 29 January 2020

New homes approved for site of Margaret Fleming cottage

Inverclyde Council has approved plans to build two new homes on the site of the cottage where murder victim Margaret Fleming lived before she went missing.

Published 16 January 2020

Council defends Link’s plans to clean up former Ravenscraig Hospital site

Link Group and Inverclyde Council have refuted calls for a social housing development on the former Ravenscraig Hospital site to be halted over claims that the land is contaminated.

Published 19 December 2019

Plans submitted for 123 new flats at Oak Mall

New plans have been submitted by developers to demolish part of the Oak Mall in Greenock and build 123 new flats.

Published 6 December 2019

River Clyde Homes helps provide free football camps in Port Glasgow

River Clyde Homes has joined forces with Morton in the Community to provide free football camps for children in Port Glasgow.

Published 26 August 2019

Cloch looks to the future with ‘Recruit Challenge’

Cloch Housing Association hosted a very successful Recruit Challenge at Port Glasgow Schools Campus.

Published 8 August 2019

Inverclyde Council making 'steady progress' on Clune Park regeneration works

Work to regenerate the rundown Clune Park estate in Port Glasgow is making "steady progress", Inverclyde Council has said.

Published 26 July 2019

Sanctuary on site with first homes in Inverclyde

Housing provider Sanctuary is on site in Inverclyde building 96 much-needed homes for social rent.

Published 1 July 2019

Inverclyde deposit guarantee scheme to help homeless secure PRS homes

Inverclyde Council has launched a new scheme to guarantee the deposit on a privately rented property for homeless people, people at risk of becoming homeless and people on low incomes.

Published 28 March 2019