Aberdeen City Council



350 more Aberdeen homes to benefit from lower fuel costs

Councillors in Aberdeen have unanimously backed plans to expand the city’s heat network into the Torry community – offering hundreds of homes savings on their energy bills.

Published 5 July 2016

£35m regeneration programme brings ‘people power’ to Aberdeen

A new £35 million regeneration project devised by residents is to transform one of Aberdeen’s most deprived areas.

Published 30 May 2016

Charity bemoans ‘perfect storm’ of financial challenges as Aberdeen rent arrears top £2m

Shelter Scotland has urged struggling tenants to seek help after it was revealed that Aberdeen City Council is owed more than £2 million in rent payments.

Published 16 May 2016

400 homes planned for former Aberdeen school site

Plans have been lodged for a new £35 million housing development at the former site of an Aberdeen school.

Published 19 April 2016

Aberdeen City Council completes £1.2m investment in advanced technology for sheltered housing

Some 1700 flats in 36 sheltered complexes across the Granite city have had their community alarm systems upgraded to telecare-enabled systems, which will allow individuals to have a personalised telecare solution to meet their needs. The two-year project follows a robust review of the needs of sheltered housing residents.

Published 4 April 2016

£300m deal to create 2,000 new Aberdeen homes is a first for Scotland

Places for People has signed a pioneering partnership with Aberdeen City Council which will create 2,000 new homes in the city with the potential to build a further 1,000 properties.

Published 23 March 2016

Blog: Aberdeen’s largest council house development for more than a decade

By Aberdeen City Council leader Councillor Jenny Laing

Published 16 March 2016

Work to begin on council housing project in Aberdeen

Work is due to start this month on Aberdeen's largest council house development in more than a decade.

Published 9 March 2016

£250m City Deal for Aberdeen to be signed today

The north east of Scotland is to benefit from over £500 million of funding to improve its housing and infrastructure.

Published 28 January 2016

First Aberdeen householders awarded flooding grants

The first grants have been awarded by Aberdeen City Council to householders in the city who were affected by the recent flooding.

Published 28 January 2016

First minister urges David Cameron to sign £2.9bn Aberdeen City Deal as ‘matter of urgency’

A multi-million pound city deal to support more affordable homes in Aberdeen’s should be agreed as a matter of urgency, first minister Nicola Sturgeon has told prime minister David Cameron.

Published 22 January 2016

Aberdeen City Council approves £48.8m housing budget proposals

Budget proposals for Aberdeen City Council’s 2016/17 Housing Revenue Account (HRA) and Housing Capital Account have been approved by councillors.

Published 18 December 2015

Aberdeen City Council appoints housing development partner

Aberdeen City Council has selected a preferred bidder for a £300 million partnership deal to deliver a step change in the supply of housing.

Published 9 October 2015

Approval in principle for major Aberdeen expansion

Aberdeen City Council has granted planning permission in principle for a major expansion to the north of the city.

Published 18 September 2015

Aberdeen to make sheltered housing charging policy changes

Aberdeen City Council is introducing a new charging policy for sheltered housing to ensure all tenants are paying the same amount for the same service.

Published 15 September 2015