Argyll and Bute Council



Argyll and Bute Council secures funding to fight against fuel poverty

Argyll and Bute Council and Argyll Community Housing Association (ACHA) have welcomed the investment of £1.23 million from the UK Government’s Social Housing Decarbonisation Fund Demonstrator (SHDFD) project.

Published 26 March 2021

Argyll and Bute announces Council Tax freeze in 2021/22 budget

Argyll and Bute Council has set a budget that freezes Council Tax in 2021/22 and invests millions in helping local people, businesses and the area as a whole to move on from the impact of COVID-19.

Published 26 February 2021

Taylor Wimpey to host online public consultation for Helensburgh Golf Club development

Taylor Wimpey West Scotland is preparing to host an online public consultation event before it submits a planning application for a new development at Helensburgh Gold Club.

Published 16 February 2021

Affordable housing provision a key element of new £70m rural growth deal for Argyll and Bute

A £70 million investment in economic growth for Argyll and Bute will be used to fund affordable housing for key workers with the formal signing of the area’s rural growth deal today.

Published 11 February 2021

Portincaple housing plans rejected by Argyll and Bute Council

Proposals to build 12 new homes in the small hamlet of Portincaple have been rejected by Argyll and Bute Council after thousands of objections were raised online.

Published 5 February 2021

Argyll and Bute Council prepares to meet £6m funding gap

Argyll and Bute Council has published an update on its preparations to meet an estimated funding gap of more than £6 million next year.

Published 7 December 2020

Argyll and Bute Council agrees plan to build 900 homes in five years

Argyll and Bute Council has approved a new housing strategy that sets out plans to build over 900 affordable homes over the next five years.

Published 1 December 2020

ACHA launches £6m energy efficiency programme for 633 homes

Argyll Community Housing Association (ACHA) has launched a £6 million energy efficiency programme for 633 homes in a funding partnership with Scottish and Southern Energy, the Scottish Government and Argyll and Bute Council.

Published 14 October 2020

Robin Currie takes the helm at Argyll and Bute Council

Argyll and Bute Council has appointed Councillor Robin Currie as its new leader following Councillor Aileen Morton’s decision to move on from the role.

Published 29 September 2020

Argyll and Bute Council leader Aileen Morton steps down

Argyll and Bute Council will decide on a new leader next week following the decision of Councillor Aileen Morton to move on from the role.

Published 18 September 2020

West Highland Housing Association completes new homes in Barcaldine

People and families are benefiting from high-quality affordable homes at West Highland Housing Association’s Barcaldine development which was completed last month.

Published 17 September 2020

Free webinar for tenement owners in Argyll and Bute

Owners of tenement properties who need advice on general maintenance issues or how to agree common repairs with co-owners are being invited to a free webinar next week.

Published 7 September 2020

ACHA completes major housing development in Oban

Argyll Community Housing Association (ACHA) has just completed its 107 new homes development at Glenshellach in Oban.

Published 2 September 2020

Argyll and Bute consults on new Local Housing Strategy

Residents in Argyll and Bute are being asked to say what matters most to them when it comes to housing in Argyll and Bute.

Published 5 August 2020

ACHA assists with emergency deliveries during COVID-19

Since the end of March, Argyll Community Housing Association (ACHA) workers who are employed by the association’s repairs company, Argyll Homes for All (AHFA), have been delivering essential supplies.

Published 4 June 2020