Aberdeenshire Council



Kirkwood Homes gets green light for Sauchen development

Councillors have approved plans for 27 new homes in the Aberdeenshire village of Sauchen.

Published 16 January 2020

Aberdeenshire Council appoints new head of planning

Aberdeenshire Council has appointed Paul Macari as its new head of planning and environment.

Published 9 January 2020

Flats planned for Kintore pub

Plans have been submitted to demolish the former function suite of The Kintore Arms Hotel in order to build a block of flats.

Published 24 December 2019

Police Scotland fails in bid to build flats in Inverurie

Plans by Police Scotland to build flats on the grounds of an Inverurie police station have been refused by Aberdeenshire Council.

Published 11 December 2019

Langstane Housing Association joins ‘Social Housing Digital Champions Network’

Langstane Housing Association is now part of the Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations (SCVO) ‘Social Housing Digital Champions Network’.

Published 10 December 2019

Aberdeenshire Council misses Gypsy/Travellers site compliance deadline but makes homelessness and services improvements

Aberdeenshire Council has missed another deadline for meeting the Scottish Government’s minimum standards at one of its sites for Gypsy/Travellers but has delivered service improvements for people who are homeless.

Published 25 November 2019

Aberdeenshire Council awards solar & storage framework to Emtec

Emtec Energy has been awarded a combined solar & storage framework by Aberdeenshire Council.

Published 14 November 2019

Aberdeenshire housing proposal to fund therapy centre makes progress

Plans to deliver ten new homes near Banff have been narrowly backed by councillors.

Published 3 October 2019

Communities celebrate two new council housing developments in Aberdeenshire

New council houses were officially opened in two Aberdeenshire communities on Friday.

Published 30 September 2019

Scottish Government overturns rejection of 113 Aberdeenshire homes

The Scottish Government has overturned Aberdeenshire Council's rejection of plans to build 113 homes in Tarves, The Press and Journal reports.

Published 23 September 2019

Police Scotland lodge plans to build flats

Police Scotland has lodged plans to build flats on Inverurie police station grounds.

Published 17 September 2019

Aberdeenshire Council to hold drop-in day at sheltered homes

Aberdeenshire Council will hold a drop-in day at various sheltered housing locations across Aberdeenshire to celebrate Scottish Housing Day.

Published 17 September 2019

Osprey beats the odds to deliver another 23 affordable homes in Peterhead

Peterhead’s affordable housing stock received a significant boost this week with the official launch of 23 new homes by Osprey Housing Group.

Published 11 September 2019

Aberdeenshire to consult on housing allocation policy review

Aberdeenshire Council is to update its housing allocation policy to take account of changes introduced by the Housing (Scotland) Act 2014 and a move towards reducing timescales for rehousing tenants.

Published 30 July 2019

Councillors approve Castlehill Housing Association development plans in principle

Castlehill Housing Association has progressed plans for 220 homes at Chapelwell.

Published 25 July 2019