Dundee City Council

Dundee council house rents to increase by lowest ever amount

Tenants in Dundee have backed one per cent increase in council house rents, the lowest rent rise in the history of Dundee City Council.

Published 18 January 2016

Dundee City Council reveals new sites for up to 5,760 homes

A new report has identified one hundred sites across Dundee that could play host to thousands of new homes.

Published 15 January 2016

Consultation opens into Dundee development plan

Residents, businesses and landowners in Dundee will soon get the chance to have their say on the shape of future development in the city.

Published 11 January 2016

Dundee City Council to make up £23m shortfall over next financial year

Dundee City Council will have to make cuts of £23 million over the next financial year, the local authority has revealed.

Published 8 January 2016

Councillors asked to approve contract to provide 120 new Dundee homes

Up to 120 new homes on the site of former multi storey blocks in Dundee could come a step closer next week.

Published 7 January 2016

Dundee’s ‘bedroom tax’ mitigation fund could top £2m

More than £2 million could be available to tenants in Dundee in the next financial year to offset reductions in their housing benefit caused by the ‘bedroom tax’.

Published 7 January 2016

Demand for affordable housing doesn’t prove need, claims Dundee planning chief

Dundee’s director of city planning has rejected calls for an affordable housing requirement to be introduced into future developments because “there is demand but not need” for more affordable housing in the city.

Published 14 December 2015

Dundee Fairness Commission to discuss food security and fuel poverty

The reality of not knowing where your next meal is coming from and the stark choice between eating and heating will be put under the spotlight by the Dundee Fairness Commission next week.

Published 11 December 2015

Second phase of 100 homes at Dundee Western Gateway approval recommended

Plans for the second phase of Dundee’s Western Gateway housing development have been recommended for approval.

Published 10 December 2015

Councillors to discuss £4m investment to Dundee’s multi-storey homes

Dundee City Council has announced plans to invest almost £4 million into improvements to multi-storey properties across the city.

Published 3 December 2015

Preventative approach to homelessness bears fruit in Dundee

The number of homeless people in Dundee has fallen by almost half in the past six years, thanks to a massive drive to keep people in their own homes.

Published 26 November 2015

Dundee City Council to find £28m in savings in two years

Dundee City Council has revealed it will have to find £28 million of savings over the next two years as a result of the UK government’s spending review.

Published 21 October 2015

Dundee to build over 600 new council homes

Dundee City Council has unveiled plans to invest £64 million in a housebuilding programme which will see over 600 new homes built over the next five years.

Published 20 October 2015

Dundee Health and Social Care Partnership consultation

A consultation regarding the priorities of Dundee’s new health and social care partnership was launched yesterday.

Published 20 October 2015

Housing plans at former Dundee hospital upheld by Scottish ministers

Scottish Government ministers have provisionally upheld plans to develop a former psychiatric hospital in Dundee into hundreds of new homes.

Published 25 September 2015