Aberdeen City Council



Lockdown restrictions eased for Aberdeen sheltered housing residents

Aberdeen City Council and adult social care provider Bon Accord Care have sent a joint letter to sheltered housing residents outlining the easing of COVID-19 lockdown restrictions which have been in place over the four months.

Published 24 July 2020

Plans approved for Aberdeen flats

Aberdeen City Council has approved plans for 15 affordable flats on the city's Pittodrie Street. 

Published 22 July 2020

Aberdeenshire Council bemoans ‘unnecessary loss’ of woodland at proposed housing development

Aberdeenshire Council is to intervene into plans for 150 new homes within its neighbouring local authority over the potential loss of ancient trees.

Published 20 July 2020

More Aberdeen charities receive hardship funding

Aberdeen Cyrenians is among 12 charities set to receive a total of £48,400 in the third and final round of funding from the Lord Provost’s Charitable Trust Aberdeen COVID-19 Hardship Fund.

Published 14 July 2020

Aberdeen extends city centre affordable housing moratorium

A moratorium on affordable housing requirements for developments in Aberdeen city centre has been extended until June 2022.

Published 3 July 2020

Aberdeen resumes council house building programme

CHAP Group has recommenced work on Aberdeen City Council's council house building programme.

Published 2 July 2020

Aberdeen empty homes total triples in four years

The number of empty homes in Aberdeen has almost tripled in the last four years.

Published 22 June 2020

Aberdeen flats ‘A-List’ decision on hold

The decision on whether to award eight Aberdeen flat blocks 'A-List' protective status has been placed on hold until further notice.

Published 18 June 2020

Ten more charities receive aid from Aberdeen coronavirus fund

A further ten charities are set to receive a total of £41,074 from the Lord Provost’s Charitable Trust Aberdeen COVID-19 Hardship Fund.

Published 8 June 2020

Learning lessons in homeless prevention

A report has been launched into a project in which four local authorities and seven housing associations, funded by the North and Islands Homelessness and Housing Options Hub and managed by Scotland’s Housing Network, explored enhanced practices in relation to section 11 notices.

Published 2 June 2020

Aberdeen COVID-19 appeal to give thousands of pounds to local charities

Within two weeks of being created, the Lord Provost’s Charitable Trust Aberdeen COVID-19 Hardship Fund is set to disburse £161,596 to help citizens experiencing severe financial hardship due to the pandemic.

Published 18 May 2020

Aberdeen agrees net zero vision

A plan which will position Aberdeen as a climate positive city while helping to lead the world on the rapid shift to a net-zero future and support the global energy transition by leveraging its unique assets and capabilities has been approved.

Published 11 May 2020

Aberdeen City Council supports residents during coronavirus pandemic

Helping almost 10,500 vulnerable people through a crisis telephone line, delivering 1,128 food boxes and providing childcare for 502 youngsters are among the wide range of actions to help locals taken by Aberdeen City Council since the coronavirus lockdown began.

Published 5 May 2020

Aberdeen retirement plans approved

Aberdeen City Council has approved proposals for a retirement community in Cults against the recommendations of its planners.

Published 4 May 2020

Aberdeen City Council supports campaign to tackle domestic abuse during lockdown

Aberdeen City Council is working with community partners to raise awareness of sources of help for people affected by domestic abuse during the current COVID-19 pandemic lockdown.

Published 30 April 2020