South Ayrshire Council

Growth Deal confirmed as Ayrshire celebrates major investment boost

Three Ayrshire councils and the UK and Scottish governments have agreed a major investment package that will "change the face of Ayrshire".

Published 11 March 2019

‘Rapid Rehousing’ plan to tackle homelessness across South Ayrshire

South Ayrshire Council has launched its Rapid Rehousing Transition Plan aimed at ending homelessness.

Published 22 February 2019

South Ayrshire Council first council in Europe to give staff 'safe leave'

A Scottish council is the first in Europe to give its employees who have suffered domestic abuse "safe leave".

Published 14 February 2019

Work begins on modern travellers site in Girvan

Plans to create modern homes in Girvan for the local travelling community are now under way.

Published 7 February 2019

Negotiations for £300m Ayrshire Growth Deal reach final stages

A £300 million initiative to create new jobs and transform the Ayrshire region is poised to be officially signed off.

Published 22 January 2019

South Ayrshire Council on target for over 1,000 affordable homes by 2021

South Ayrshire Council is working with partners to deliver approximately 1,000 new affordable homes across the region by 2021.

Published 20 December 2018

South Ayrshire councillors to consider high-rise flats consultation

Councillors in South Ayrshire will be asked next week to give the green light to a consultation with tenants on the future of the three high-rise blocks of flats at Riverside Place in Ayr.

Published 23 November 2018

Affordable homes shaping new Ayr community

Published 15 November 2018

South Ayrshire Council continues green investment commitment

South Ayrshire Council is making good progress when it comes to tackling climate change, helping residents recycle and promoting energy efficient homes.

Published 8 November 2018

Tenant rights and targeted advice placed centre stage at conference

People from across Ayrshire descended on Prestwick to find out more about the hot topics facing the private rented sector.

Published 12 October 2018

Local firm wins South Ayrshire Council glazing contract

An independent retailer from Ayr has landed a significant contract with South Ayrshire Council to help deliver improvements to hundreds of residential council properties until at least 2020.

Published 20 September 2018

MSP welcomes ‘much needed’ Ayr social housing

A new social housing development in Ayr being delivered by Hanover Scotland Housing Association and CCG (Scotland) Ltd has been welcomed by the local MSP as he visited the construction site.

Published 27 June 2018

Energy efficiency drive sees cheaper bills for almost 900 South Ayrshire homes

Hundreds of poorly insulated properties in South Ayrshire are benefitting from lower running costs thanks to an ongoing energy efficiency drive.

Published 26 March 2018

South Ayrshire Council makes strategic management team appointments

South Ayrshire Council has taken the next steps on its journey to transform how it delivers for people and places with the latest appointments to its strategic management team.

Published 13 March 2018