Moray Council



Improved online help for Moray housing queries goes live

People using the Moray Council’s housing service are now able to manage more online than ever before thanks to a raft of improvements to the website.

Published 26 November 2015

Moray councillors approve plans for over 260 homes

Plans for a 261-house development in Lossiemouth have narrowly been given the go-ahead with restriction placed on construction traffic.

Published 23 November 2015

Volunteers unveil community planning vision for Forres

A small committee of local volunteers are bringing an innovative and inclusive community planning project to Forres.

Published 2 November 2015

Moray councillors urged to significantly quicken the pace of change

The Moray Council needs to “significantly increase” the pace of change and improvement if it is to build on the progress made over the last two years, according to the Accounts Commission.

Published 29 October 2015

Moray survey seeks views of council tenants

Tenants of council houses in Moray are being invited to take part in a survey to help establish where improvements in service can be made.

Published 23 September 2015

Housing plan for former Elgin care home site

Councillors have approved plans to demolish a former care home in Elgin to make way for housing.

Published 22 September 2015

Councillors approve 1500-home Elgin expansion masterplan

A masterplan which will see a major northward expansion of Elgin over the next two decades has been approved by Moray councillors.

Published 26 August 2015

Moray councillors back three-year homelessness strategy

A Moray Council committee has approved a draft homelessness strategy for the next three years, which will now be put to consultation among the community.

Published 20 August 2015

Moray housing pilot planned to deal with condensation

A pilot scheme is to be carried out in a bid to deal more effectively with condensation in council houses in Moray.

Published 14 August 2015

First teacher takes up rent-free Moray housing offer

An initiative which offers rent-free accommodation to entice teachers to move to Moray has received its first beneficiary.

Published 12 August 2015

£2.5m low-cost housing development takes shape in Moray

New Moray Council housing has risen rapidly from the ground in Dufftown since work started in March.

Published 23 July 2015

Plans on show for Moray supported accommodation development

A Moray project is set to give adults with high levels of care and support needs the opportunity to live in a home of their own for the first time.

Published 21 July 2015

Prudence pays off as Moray Council reveals £5m surplus

Moray Council made a working surplus of more than £5 million in the last financial year, figures presented to councillors have shown.

Published 26 June 2015

Council homes set for Moray health centre site

The former health centre in Forres is to be demolished to make way for council housing after Moray Council purchased the site from NHS Grampian.

Published 3 June 2015

Moray offers rent-free homes to ease teacher shortage

Teachers are being offered rent-free accommodation in Moray in a bid to end a long-running staffing shortage.

Published 22 April 2015