North Lanarkshire Council

North Lanarkshire Council housing service performing above Scottish average

North Lanarkshire Council said its housing service is recording improvements across key areas of delivery and performing above the Scottish average when compared alongside all other social landlords in Scotland.

Published 3 December 2020

North Lanarkshire Council tenants benefit from assistance fund

People struggling to make rent payments are continuing to benefit from support funding from North Lanarkshire Council.

Published 2 December 2020

Demolition dates agreed for Coatbridge and Motherwell towers

Tower blocks which have dominated the North Lanarkshire skylines for decades have now been earmarked for demolition as part of the council’s towers regeneration programme.

Published 30 November 2020

Council releases housing land for sale at Cumbernauld

An area of land within South Cumbernauld Community Growth Area (CGA) is being marketed for sale for housing by North Lanarkshire Council.

Published 27 November 2020

Sanctuary build marks end of Cumbernauld’s high-rise transformation

Building work has begun on the final phase of a £75 million regeneration of Cumbernauld’s 12 tower blocks.

Published 17 November 2020

Frankfield Loch flows into public ownership

Taylor Wimpey has handed over the ownership of Frankfield Loch to North Lanarkshire Council, moving the loch into public ownership.

Published 28 October 2020

North Lanarkshire Council continues to buy homes for rent

North Lanarkshire Council has continued to buy properties for rent throughout the coronavirus lockdown. 

Published 5 October 2020

North Lanarkshire Council seeks views on town hubs

Residents are being encouraged to have their say on proposals to create new town hubs across North Lanarkshire.

Published 2 October 2020

Work begins on new council homes in Wishaw

Work is now under way on the latest new build council housing development planned for the site of the former Belhaven House care home in Wishaw.

Published 22 September 2020

Taylor Wimpey secures planning for more than 500 homes in Glenboig

North Lanarkshire Council has granted planning permission to Taylor Wimpey West Scotland for the provision of 535 new homes through the development of land at the former Garnqueen Farm off Main Street in Glenboig.

Published 21 September 2020

More sites added to North Lanarkshire Council's housebuilding programme

Councillors have approved the addition of further sites for new council homes as North Lanarkshire Council continues to roll out its new build housing plans.

Published 17 September 2020

More projects added to North Lanarkshire Council housing plan

North Lanarkshire Council has approved additional projects to deliver more affordable homes across the region as part of its next Strategic Housing Investment Plan (SHIP) 2021/22-2025/26 which is being submitted to the Scottish Government.

Published 10 September 2020

North Lanarkshire Council adds £500,000 to Universal Credit Assistance Fund

North Lanarkshire Council has added a further £500,000 to its Universal Credit Assistance Fund and is providing more help to tenants falling into rent arrears due to built-in waiting times for Universal Credit payments.

Published 10 September 2020

North Lanarkshire advice services secure additional benefits

North Lanarkshire’s advice services generated more than £40 million in additional benefit income for its residents during 2019/20.

Published 3 September 2020

Demolition of Airdrie high-rises begins

The demolition of three high-rise blocks of flats in Airdrie is now under way, marking a major step forward in North Lanarkshire Council’s regenerations plans.

Published 27 August 2020