Moray Council



Work begins on £2.5m Moray supported housing

Construction has started on a new £2.5 million housing development in Moray for adults with complex care and support needs.

Published 26 August 2016

Permanent approval for Moray Gypsy/Traveller site

A family has been granted permanent planning permission for a previously unauthorised Gypsy/Traveller site in Moray.

Published 16 June 2016

Consultation begins on accessible housing in Moray

An eight-week consultation has been launched by Moray Council on revised guidance to private developers on accessible housing for the elderly and disabled.

Published 6 May 2016

Inspectors praise Moray Council’s housing support service

Moray Council’s housing support service has been praised in a report from the Care Inspectorate.

Published 27 April 2016

2500-home Elgin South draft masterplan approved

Councillors have approved a draft masterplan for a major new residential development on the southern edge of Elgin.

Published 20 April 2016

New 1,500-home community planned for Elgin

Proposals have been submitted to Moray Council for the first phase of a development which will eventually bring 1,500 new homes to Findrassie on the northern edge of Elgin.

Published 24 March 2016

Robertson hands over 19 homes to Moray Council

A construction firm has handed over keys to 19 new homes to Moray Council, marking the completion of an 11-month £2.6 million affordable housing project.

Published 9 March 2016

Moray Council to maintain council tax freeze in face of government sanctions

Moray Council has dropped plans to put up council tax by 18 per cent after local authorities were told they could face sanctions if they did not agree to the Scottish Government's freeze.

Published 2 February 2016

Moray Council to consider raising council tax

Moray Council could become the first Scottish local authority to break the eight year council tax freeze.

Published 13 January 2016

Improved online help for Moray housing queries goes live

People using the Moray Council’s housing service are now able to manage more online than ever before thanks to a raft of improvements to the website.

Published 26 November 2015

Moray councillors approve plans for over 260 homes

Plans for a 261-house development in Lossiemouth have narrowly been given the go-ahead with restriction placed on construction traffic.

Published 23 November 2015

Volunteers unveil community planning vision for Forres

A small committee of local volunteers are bringing an innovative and inclusive community planning project to Forres.

Published 2 November 2015

Moray councillors urged to significantly quicken the pace of change

The Moray Council needs to “significantly increase” the pace of change and improvement if it is to build on the progress made over the last two years, according to the Accounts Commission.

Published 29 October 2015

Moray survey seeks views of council tenants

Tenants of council houses in Moray are being invited to take part in a survey to help establish where improvements in service can be made.

Published 23 September 2015

Housing plan for former Elgin care home site

Councillors have approved plans to demolish a former care home in Elgin to make way for housing.

Published 22 September 2015