Aberdeen City Council

Aberdeen to review city centre masterplan in light of Covid-19

Aberdeen City Council has agreed to review its 25-year masterplan to regenerate its city centre due to the impact of Covid-19.

Published 13 May 2021

Aberdeen grants official approval for city centre block of flats

CALA Homes (North) has received final planning approval to build a block of 32 flats in Aberdeen city centre.

Published 10 May 2021

Aberdeen City Council launches consultation for planning consents for multi-storeys

Aberdeen City Council has launched a consultation for residents in multi storeys into draft guidance for planning consents after eight of the buildings were given Category A listed status.

Published 5 May 2021

Aberdeen City Council housing staff threaten strike action

Several Aberdeen City Council staff are being balloted on strike action after an increase in housing arrears and homelessness in the north-east left many workers “at breaking point”.

Published 4 May 2021

CALA Homes submits 'substantially revised' plans for Aberdeen development

CALA Homes has submitted a new planning application to Aberdeen City Council for a development in partnership with the charity VSA.

Published 4 May 2021

Aberdeen lodges appeal against decision to protect tower blocks

Aberdeen City Council's appeal against a decision to award protected status to eight blocks of 1960s high-rise flats has now reached the Scottish Government.

Published 23 April 2021

Aberdeen City Council invests in green energy technology for council homes

Aberdeen City Council is investing in a £5.2 million project that will see low-carbon and energy-efficient technology installed in 100 council homes.

Published 21 April 2021

Aberdeen City Council awards Central Demolition contract for sinking flats

Homes found to be sinking into the ground in Aberdeen will finally be demolished after the local authority issued a contract worth more than £400,000 for the work.

Published 8 April 2021

Atkins details design principles of Aberdeen housing estate

Atkins has outlined the key principles behind its designs for 212 new homes for social rent on behalf of Aberdeen City Council.

Published 31 March 2021

Ogilvie begins work on new Gold Standard council houses in Aberdeen

Work has started on a new Aberdeen City Council housing development which will provide 92 homes including a mixture of flats and wheelchair-designed flats being constructed to the Gold Standard for construction.

Published 15 March 2021

New policy for dealing with domestic abuse agreed by Aberdeen City Council

A new policy setting out how Aberdeen City Council’s housing service will deal with incidents of domestic abuse was unanimously agreed at a committee meeting yesterday.

Published 12 March 2021

Two-year rent freeze and £180m housing investment agreed by Aberdeen City Council

Aberdeen City Council said its new Housing Revenue budget aims to provide respite to tenants by freezing all rents and fees and charges from May 3, for the following two financial years.  

Published 11 March 2021

Five-year climate change plan for Aberdeen City Council approved

A five-year plan which sets a net-zero target for Aberdeen City Council assets and operations has been approved.

Published 4 March 2021

Rubislaw Quarry developer agrees deal with Aberdeen City Council

The developer behind plans to deliver 245 flats at Aberdeen’s historic Rubislaw Quarry has struck a deal with the local authority to pave the way for construction work to commence.

Published 1 March 2021

Flats plan for empty Aberdeen office building

Quattro House, an empty office building in the south of Aberdeen could be partially demolished to make way for new flats if plans submitted by Faro Capital are approved.

Published 25 February 2021