Aberdeen City Council



Former Aberdeen General Insurance building to become flats

The former office of General Insurance Corporation Ltd in Aberdeen, which has lain vacant for three decades, is to be transformed into a block of three flats. 

Published 16 March 2020

Aberdeen’s green housing goals supported as council sets 2020/21 budget

Aberdeen City Council has unanimously approved its housing revenue account budget that it said will bring major investment in existing stock and a commitment to delivering Gold Standard new homes.

Published 4 March 2020

Aberdeen to begin resident-led inspections of multi-storey buildings

Representatives from Aberdeen City Council, Scottish Fire and Rescue Scotland (SFRS) and Police Scotland are to accompany residents as they lead inspections in their own multi-storey buildings.

Published 2 March 2020

Viable sites sought for Aberdeen City Council housing programme

Aberdeen City Council is inviting landowners and developers have been invited to register their interest in providing high-quality council homes in the city.

Published 24 February 2020

Aberdeen sets ‘gold’ standard for new council housing

Councillors in Aberdeen have agreed to adopt a ‘gold’ standard for new local authority housing as part of an ongoing programme to deliver 2,000 additional homes. 

Published 7 February 2020

North authorities join for first 'rapid rehousing' event to tackle homelessness

Seven local authorities from the north of Scotland gathered in Aberdeen last week to discuss plans to tackle homelessness.

Published 7 February 2020

Aberdeen City Council faces negative financial outlook

The outlook for Aberdeen City Council's credit rating has been labelled 'negative' in its latest financial review.

Published 4 February 2020

Affordable housing plan for Peterculter

First Endeavour LLP is preparing to submit plans to Aberdeen City Council for a new affordable housing development to the north of Peterculter.

Published 24 January 2020

Councillors to consider plans for £110m housing development in Bridge of Don

Councillors in Aberdeen are due to discuss plans for the creation of a £110 million housing development in Bridge of Don.

Published 6 January 2020

Langstane Housing Association participates in friendly bench initiative

The friendly bench project is an initiative is supported by ACVO in partnership with Aberdeen City Council which invites third sector organisations to claim and design a bench in the city to raise awareness of the support and services that they provide.

Published 10 December 2019

Plan for 300 Aberdeen city centre homes move forward

Councillors have approved a development programme for a new residential quarter in the heart of Aberdeen. 

Published 9 December 2019

Further consultation required for Aberdeen housing proposal

Planners at Aberdeen City Council have requested further consultation into plans for a housing development.

Published 2 December 2019

Grampian Housing Association submits Aberdeen flats proposal for planning

Plans by Grampian Housing Association (GHA) to redevelop the former Victoria Road School in Aberdeen into 50 affordable homes have progressed with the submission of a planning application.

Published 28 November 2019

Aberdeen City Council Housing Performance Report 2018/19 published

A report into Aberdeen City Council's Housing Performance has revealed that a total of 1,426 new heating systems and 3,200 hard-wired smoke detectors were installed in council homes during 2018/19.

Published 26 November 2019

Den Burn residents asked to help prevent flooding

Aberdeen City Council has reminded residents near the Den Burn of their “responsibilities as landowners” as it continues efforts to prevent flooding in the area.

Published 18 November 2019