Perth & Kinross Council



Perth & Kinross Council embarks on £1.3m round of external insulation works

Perth & Kinross Council has been awarded over £1,350,000 by the Scottish Government to continue its programme of external wall insulation on local homes.

Published 26 July 2017

Perth & Kinross Council to step up new council house building

Perth & Kinross Council’s new housing and communities convener, Councillor Peter Barrett, has visited the latest new houses to be built by the local authority.

Published 12 July 2017

Perth & Kinross Council’s housing advice services on the move

Services provided by Perth & Kinross Council’s Housing Advice Centre will move to Pullar House from next month.

Published 21 June 2017

Perth & Kinross Council to hold annual tenant conference

All Perth & Kinross Council housing tenants are being invited to attend the annual Tenant Conference 2017 on June 29.

Published 7 June 2017

Hoarding protocol launched to help council tenants in Perth and Kinross

Perth & Kinross Council has officially launched a protocol to support tenants with hoarding issues.

Published 25 May 2017

Repair project to transform historic Perth city centre tenement

Property owners in Perth city centre have begun a comprehensive repairs project to a historic tenement building.

Published 16 May 2017

Innovative approach to supporting Perth & Kinross tenants with hoarding difficulties

Perth & Kinross Council has approved a new hoarding protocol to support tenants with hoarding difficulties.

Published 30 March 2017

Persimmon issued with temporary stop notice at Kinross development

Persimmon Homes has been ordered to stop carrying out extensive groundworks for a 300-home development in Kinross after it was revealed the firm didn’t have permission to do so.

Published 23 March 2017

Council Tax rates frozen by four more local authorities

Eleven more local authorities in Scotland have set their respective budgets for the upcoming year, four of which have opted for a voluntary freeze in Council Tax.

Published 24 February 2017

Gold spade marks official start for 200 new homes in Perth

The beginning of a development which will deliver over 200 new homes, around half of which will be affordable, was marked yesterday at a site in Perth.

Published 16 February 2017

CCG to build another 34 homes for Perth & Kinross Council

CCG (Scotland) Ltd has announced plans to begin work on three new social housing projects for Perth & Kinross Council from next month.

Published 27 January 2017

Perth & Kinross Council continues home improvements despite rents freeze

Significant investments in council houses in Perth and Kinross over recent years has seen the percentage of council houses achieving the Scottish Housing Quality Standard (SHQS) reach an all time high.

Published 20 January 2017

Partnership upgrades heating in 1,000 Perth and Kinross homes

A £6.6 million Perth & Kinross Council investment aimed at eradicating fuel poverty has successfully installed heating systems to over 1,000 homes across the region.

Published 19 January 2017

Shared equity home ownership scheme launched in Perth & Kinross

Perth & Kinross Council has launched a shared equity home ownership scheme to help people get on the housing ladder, or to buy a house that better suits their needs.

Published 18 January 2017

Perthshire housing proposals lodged

Developers have submitted plans to build more than 200 homes in Perthshire, the Evening Telegraph has reported.

Published 28 November 2016