North Ayrshire Council

North Ayrshire Council sets 2020/21 budget

North Ayrshire Council will increase its council tax by 4.84% from April as part of its 2020/21 budget.

Published 6 March 2020

North Ayrshire Council calls for action on post-Brexit funding

North Ayrshire Council has called for the UK Government to target post-Brexit funding to regions that need it most.

Published 21 February 2020

Work starts on new Irvine sheltered housing development

Construction work is under way to create the next generation of housing in Irvine.

Published 20 February 2020

Contractor in place to deliver 116 new council homes in North Ayrshire

North Ayrshire Council’s ambitious plans to build the next generation of council homes moved forward this week after a £19 million agreement was signed with partners hub South West Scotland.

Published 6 February 2020

North Ayrshire Council sets ten-year carbon neutral goal

North Ayrshire Council has revealed its plans to achieve net-zero carbon emissions within a decade after confirming ambitious plans to tackle the climate crisis.

Published 23 January 2020

Spring start for Saltcoats tower blocks refurbishment pending expected tender approval

The extensive refurbishment of two tower blocks in Saltcoats is set to begin in the spring should a tender be agreed by councillors this week.

Published 20 January 2020

First council adopts Simplified Planning Zone to speed up housing development

North Ayrshire Council has become the first local authority in Scotland to adopt a new Simplified Planning Zone (SPZ) which aims to stimulate development on a prime housing site.

Published 14 January 2020

North Ayrshire Council hailed for empty homes initiative

North Ayrshire Council has been congratulated for its outstanding efforts to bring empty homes back into use.

Published 18 December 2019

New North Ayrshire Council homes open

North Ayrshire residents have been given the perfect Christmas present by moving into their new council homes in time for the festive season.

Published 17 December 2019

Latest report on basic income feasibility published

Partners involved in exploring the feasibility of citizens basic income (CBI) pilots in Scotland have published an interim report into their findings.

Published 4 November 2019

North Ayrshire to consult on proposed biomass boiler system

A plan to introduce a biomass boiler system at a housing development in North Ayrshire is to be the subject of a public consultation.

Published 1 October 2019

North Ayrshire Council adopts new approach at Irvine development

A £3.6 million housing scheme in Irvine has reached the final stage of development with North Ayrshire Council's Building Services team set to deliver internal works for the first time.

Published 27 August 2019

Council launches North Ayrshire self-build housing project

A ground-breaking project which will allow North Ayrshire residents to build their own houses on ready-made plots has been launched by the local authority.

Published 26 July 2019

North Ayrshire Council and Scottish Futures Trust team up to help people get on housing ladder

A ground-breaking new scheme which will make it easier for people get on the housing ladder is getting set to be launched by North Ayrshire Council.

Published 4 July 2019

Provost gets work under way on £19.5m North Ayrshire development

North Ayrshire Council has started what it calls one of its “most ambitious and exciting” developments to date as work got under way at its latest housing project in Largs.

Published 25 June 2019