Aberdeenshire Council

Aberdeenshire Council outlines new strategy to respond to financial crisis

Aberdeenshire Council has set up a new strategy to respond to the financial crisis it is facing in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.  Councillors have heard that the impact of COVID-19 will

Published 26 June 2020

Views sought on Proposed Local Development Plan for Aberdeenshire


Published 25 June 2020

Aberdeenshire Council highlights support available for domestic violence victims

Aberdeenshire Council has emphasised that the support available to victims of domestic abuse continues to be available throughout the pandemic.

Published 24 June 2020

Aberdeenshire LDP consultation extended

Aberdeenshire Council has extended the online consultation on its Proposed Local Development Plan 2020 (LDP) until Friday, July 31.

Published 19 June 2020

New COVID recovery group agreed by Aberdeenshire Council

Aberdeenshire councillors have established a COVID-19 Recovery Group to support the local authority’s transition to recovery.

Published 11 June 2020

Aberdeenshire Council reports rent arrears increase to £1.8m

Aberdeenshire Council has said that it is currently dealing with £1.8 million in rent arrears as the coronavirus pandemic hinders people's ability to pay their rent.

Published 9 June 2020

Plans submitted for new homes in Westhill

Glasgow-based David Williamson has submitted plans to build seven homes and a Co-Op on vacant land on Strawberryfield Road in Aberdeenshire's Westhill.

Published 12 May 2020

Worthwhile Aberdeenshire causes benefit from Community Resilience Fund

Community groups across Aberdeenshire have been awarded grants from the local authority thanks to the Aberdeenshire Community Resilience Fund, a support mechanism approved in light of the coronavirus pandemic.

Published 12 May 2020

Aberdeenshire LDP consultation moves online

Aberdeenshire Council is preparing to focus on an online means of public engagement as part of an eight-week consultation on its Proposed Local Development Plan 2020 (LDP).

Published 7 May 2020

Masterplan for old Ellon Academy site gets unanimous approval

Outline plans for new homes, offices and a health centre on the site of the old Ellon Academy site have been agreed by councillors.

Published 5 May 2020

Aberdeenshire Council considers financial impact of coronavirus

Aberdeenshire councillors have been urged to prepare for significant changes to the local authority's financial plans, given the impact of responding to the coronavirus pandemic.  

Published 4 May 2020

Aberdeenshire housing applications to reopen from today

Aberdeenshire Council will begin accepting applications for council housing from today.

Published 1 May 2020

Grampian Assistance Hub hailed for coronavirus services

Partners from across the public sector have been praising the Grampian Assistance Hub which was established last month to help people in need throughout the coronavirus pandemic.

Published 30 April 2020

Plans approved for 20 new homes in St Fergus

Aberdeenshire Council has approved plans to build 20 new homes in the north-east village of St Fergus.

Published 23 April 2020

Rent increase postponed by Govan Housing Association

Govan Housing Association has revealed it will suspend its agreed rent increase in light of the current coronavirus circumstances but rent rises at two north east local authorities will go ahead as planned.

Published 3 April 2020