Dundee City Council

Council unveils £4m increased investment in Dundee homes

Funds available for new build council and housing association houses in Dundee are set to go up by over £4 million in the next financial year, the city council has confirmed.

Published 24 March 2016

Dundee City Council missing £68m in tax, fines and rent

New figures have revealed that Dundee City Council is owed almost three times the £23m the authority is making in budget cuts this year, as a result of unpaid council tax, parking fines, rents, rates and other income.

Published 16 March 2016

Dundee set to approve £3.5m investment in council housing

More than £3.5 million of improvement works to council houses across Dundee could be given the go ahead by councillors next week.

Published 8 March 2016

Dundee unveils changes to housing allocation policy

Dundee City Council, Hillcrest, Abertay and Caledonia housing associations have joined forces to launch of a new housing allocation policy for Dundee.

Published 2 March 2016

Dundee and Angus join forces to tackle problem of empty homes

A new partnership has been launched to tackle the problem of empty homes across Dundee and Angus.

Published 23 February 2016

Top marks in inspection for Dundee community living service

A housing support service for adults with a learning disability in Dundee has been given top marks after a recent inspection by a care watchdog.

Published 17 February 2016

Dundee City Council to lose 200 jobs

Dundee City Council has announced that 200 posts will go as part of plans to save £25 million across the next two years.

Published 12 February 2016

Dundee’s sheltered housing warden service rated ‘very good’

Dundee City Council’s sheltered housing warden’s service has been commended by national inspectors.

Published 28 January 2016

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