Fife Council



Fife Council wins two planning awards

Fife Council’s planners were celebrating last week after winning two awards in the Scottish Awards for Quality in Planning 2019 (SAQP 2019).

Published 4 December 2019

Housing opportunities highlighted at Fife Council forum

Fife Council hosted the 13th House Builders' Forum last week in Lochgelly.

Published 4 December 2019

£190m plan outlined for more affordable housing in Fife

Investment proposals that would see 3,381 new affordable houses built in Fife before 2025 were discussed by Fife councillors yesterday.

Published 22 November 2019

Fife Council deploys RentSense

Fife Council has invested in RentSense to support its mitigation plans for Universal Credit and protect its Housing Revenue Account (HRA) to help keep its development plans on track.

Published 22 November 2019

Fife Council event to showcase opportunities to boost quality housing development

An annual event designed to help develop industry partnerships and increase quality housing supply and development throughout Fife is set to take place at the Lochgelly Centre on November 26.

Published 6 November 2019

Latest report on basic income feasibility published

Partners involved in exploring the feasibility of citizens basic income (CBI) pilots in Scotland have published an interim report into their findings.

Published 4 November 2019

Plans for 140 Dunfermline homes rejected due to link road cash contribution

Fife councillors have unanimously rejected a planning application submitted by Omnivale Ltd to build 140 homes in the north of Dunfermline after developers refused to contribute money towards a northern link road to relieve traffic.

Published 31 October 2019

Two Fife Council apprentices win awards at APSE UK Housing & Building Apprentice Awards

Fife Council apprentices Calum Love and Ashley Duffy have picked up prestigious awards at the Association for Public Service Excellence (APSE) UK Housing & Building Apprentice Awards.

Published 30 October 2019

Fife Council to consult on sustainable energy and climate action plan

Fife Council is developing a sustainable energy and climate action plan (SECAP) and is welcoming views and ideas from everyone in Fife.

Published 29 October 2019

Nicky Connor appointed as director of Fife's Health and Social Care Partnership

Nicky Connor has been appointed as the director of health and social care in Fife.

Published 24 October 2019

Work begins on new Glenrothes affordable homes

The start of construction of new affordable homes in Glenrothes has been marked by Judy Hamilton, councillor and convener of the community and housing services committee, as she performed the sod-cutting ceremony earlier this week.

Published 16 October 2019

Fife Council moves to tackle rural poverty

Fife Council has commissioned a study to discover how living in a rural area can have a significant impact on those living in poverty.

Published 8 October 2019

Fife Council launches new housing training academy

Fife Council has launched a new housing training academy which will give staff and trainees the opportunity to gain nationally-recognised housing qualifications.

Published 7 October 2019

School pupils visit Fife affordable housing development

Pupils from Kettle Primary School visited the site of a new affordable housing development at Monksmoss Ladybank in Fife to learn about the progress at the site.

Published 1 October 2019