Moray Council



Plans for 200 social homes in Elgin

Moray Council and Grampian Housing Association have published plans to build a sustainable residential development for social rent at Bilbohall in Elgin.

Published 31 July 2020

Springfield Properties loses dispute expenses bid

Springfield Properties has lost a bid calling for Moray Council to cover its appeal costs following a dispute over a rejected housing application.

Published 7 July 2020

Affordable homes planned at former Moray hospital

Moray Council has submitted plans to build 62 affordable homes on the site of the former Spynie Hospital in Elgin.

Published 6 July 2020

Moray’s 15-year development plan approved by Scottish Government

The Scottish Government has approved Moray Council’s vision for local development in the area over the next 15 years.

Published 26 May 2020

Moray's multi-million pound Growth Deal given government boost

The Moray Growth Deal has received a firm commitment from both UK and Scottish governments.

Published 18 May 2020

Applications for new homes across Moray

A number of new homes could be provided across Moray with the submission of three separate planning applications.

Published 7 April 2020

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