Moray Council



Moray to consult on 'no access' policy for council tenants

A new policy which would allow Moray Council staff to access council tenants’ homes to make sure they meet minimum safety requirements has been released for public consultation.

Published 4 March 2020

Moray Council budget agreement sees council tax rise nearly 5%

Moray Council has set its budget for 2020/21, agreeing a council tax rate increase of 4.84%.

Published 4 March 2020

Moray Council maintains 'lowest average council house rents' despite 3% increase

Moray Council has announced that its tenants will see a 3% rise in rents after a rent freeze last year.

Published 13 February 2020

North authorities join for first 'rapid rehousing' event to tackle homelessness

Seven local authorities from the north of Scotland gathered in Aberdeen last week to discuss plans to tackle homelessness.

Published 7 February 2020

Collective Architecture to bring forward 380-home Elgin project

Collective Architecture has been appointed to develop final proposals for a housing development in Elgin.

Published 28 January 2020

Scottish Government overturns two Springfield planning rejections in Moray

Springfield Properties is set to deliver nearly 350 homes across two developments in Moray after planning refusals for both applications were overturned by the Scottish Government.

Published 24 January 2020

Moray councillors scrap cap on developer contributions

A cap on the amount housing developers contribute towards infrastructure improvements was scrapped by Moray councillors yesterday.

Published 11 December 2019

Planning permission granted for new homes in Buckie

Moray Council has unanimously approved plans to build 11 new homes in Buckie.

Published 11 December 2019

Moray Council reduces new-build targets to keep housing activities ‘fundable and affordable’

Moray Council has agreed to reduce the target for building new council homes in the region to help fund future housing investment programmes.

Published 29 November 2019

Moray poverty plan endorsed by councillors

A strategy and action plan to tackle poverty in Moray has been endorsed by councillors.

Published 15 October 2019

Forres Town Hall a step closer to community ownership

Moray Council has approved the transfer of Forres Town Hall to the community.

Published 3 October 2019

Springfield submits application for new homes in Lhanbryde

Springfield Properties has submitted a planning application for 86 new homes to the East of Elgin.

Published 12 September 2019

Moray endorses new poverty strategy

A strategy and action plan to tackle poverty in Moray has been endorsed by councillors.

Published 5 September 2019

£6.5m affordable housing investment ‘on track’ in Moray

Moray Council has said it is on track to deliver almost £6.5 million of affordable housing this year.

Published 28 August 2019

Unique Osprey Housing Moray partnership helps transform lives

Four men with learning disabilities have seen their lives transformed over the past year thanks to a unique Fochabers partnership involving Osprey Housing Moray, Moray Council and service provider Community Integrated Care (CIC).

Published 22 July 2019