Highland Council



Highland Council increases housing supply with new homes in Gairloch

The Highland Council has boosted its housing supply with the purchase of eight new bungalows.

Published 4 December 2019

Highland Council toasts record success at Scottish planning awards

Highland Council enjoyed its most successful night at the Scottish Awards for Quality in Planning (SAQP) taking homes four prizes on the night.

Published 3 December 2019

Housing officer Ron Archer named Highland Council's Employee of the Year

Long-serving housing officer Ron Archer, who has worked tirelessly to ensure tenants are given the support they need, has been presented with The Highland Council’s Employee of the Year award.

Published 18 November 2019

Tenants move into new Dingwall council homes

The Highland Council is welcoming tenants to their new homes after the recent completion of eight council houses in Dingwall.

Published 5 November 2019

Highland Council hosts council house rent consultation

Highland Council has kicked off a council house rent consultation across the region.

Published 30 October 2019

Cairn Housing Association takes ownership of properties in Ullapool

Cairn Housing Association has taken ownership of eight properties in Ullapool.

Published 29 October 2019

Highland Council appoints two new chief executive officers

Highland Council has appointed Malcolm Macleod as executive chief officer - infrastructure and environment and Mark Rodgers as executive chief officer - property and housing.

Published 29 October 2019

Highland Council to host energy efficiency community events

The Highland Council has been awarded funding to deliver area based energy efficiency programmes in the region.

Published 16 October 2019

Morrison Construction celebrates topping out milestone at Wyvern House project

Representatives from Morrison Construction were joined by dignitaries from The Highland Council and the Highland Housing Alliance to celebrate a topping out ceremony at the Wyvern House project in Inverness city centre on Friday.

Published 15 October 2019

Highland Council helps EU citizens to stay in the region

Highland Council has urged European residents living in the Highlands to register with the EU settlement scheme as soon as possible if they wish to remain living in the UK after Brexit.

Published 15 October 2019

Highland Council hosts health awareness events in Fort William

On Thursday 24th October, a wide variety of activities are being held in Fort William aimed at making people more aware of their own health and highlighting some of the fun and supportive options available to residents to encourage good health and wellbeing.

Published 14 October 2019

Highland Housing Alliance shortlisted for UK-wide award

Highland Housing Alliance has been shortlisted for the 'Best Regeneration Project' award at the Inside Housing Development Awards.

Published 11 October 2019

Highland Council supports Challenge Poverty Week

Highland Council is supporting this year's Challenge Poverty Week which runs from 7-13 October.

Published 8 October 2019

Community concerns see Highland Council drop affordable housing project

Highland Council has decided not to proceed with a new affordable housing project adjacent to the Merkinch Nature Reserve amid concerns from the community.

Published 4 October 2019

Councillor encourages support for Skye Community Trust crowdfunding appeal

People across the Highlands are being encouraged to support a community crowdfunding appeal which aims to raise money to build new homes and a medical clinic on the Isle of Skye.

Published 3 October 2019