Highland Council

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

Highland Council to host energy efficiency events next week

Highland Council has announced that it will be hosting energy efficiency events in Badenoch and Strathspey next week.

Published 2 October 2019

Plockton residents fight to save council house from becoming holiday home

Locals in Plockton, Wester Ross are trying to stop Highland Council from selling one of the last remaining council houses to prevent it from becoming a holiday home, The Herald reports.

Published 20 September 2019

Highland Council holds public event in Inverness for Scottish Housing Day

To celebrate Scottish Housing Day, Highland Council is due to hold a public event in Inverness called Highland Housing Extravaganza.

Published 17 September 2019

Highland Housing Alliance completes delivery of 16 new homes in Inverness

Highland Housing Alliance has handed over keys to tenants at a new development marking the completion of another successful mixed-tenure development in Inverness.

Published 11 September 2019

Highland Council approves senior executive leadership team appointments

Highland Council has announced two further appointments to new posts of executive chief officer (ECO) as part of the local authority’s redesign.

Published 10 September 2019

Inverness residents to receive increased winter payment

The continuation of a winter payments scheme with an increase of £2 has been approved by members of Highland Council’s City of Inverness Area Committee.

Published 30 August 2019

Council-funded advice services assists 22,000 Highland customers and exceeds £22.5m in financial gains

The Highland Council’s Welfare Support Team and Citizens Advice assisted more than 22,000 customers during 2018/19 for support with welfare, debt and housing issues, new figures have shown.

Published 26 August 2019