North Lanarkshire Council

Council housing workers at heart of organised crime launch

Justice secretary Humza Yousaf has launched a new training resource at the Scottish Crime Campus at Gartcosh aimed at helping report instances of organised crime.

Published 8 October 2019

North Lanarkshire Council to host special events in support of Challenge Poverty Week

North Lanarkshire Council is to host several special events across the region to support people living with or facing poverty to show support for Challenge Poverty Week.

Published 4 October 2019

North Lanarkshire Council signs new Scottish Housing Regulator Assurance Statement

North Lanarkshire Council has signed a new Scottish Housing Regulator Assurance Statement which ensures that people living in council homes will have improved access to housing performance information.

Published 3 October 2019

North Lanarkshire Council to set up fund to help Universal Credit applicants

North Lanarkshire Council has said it will establish a fund to help tenants who find themselves in financial difficulty as a result of the five-week waiting time for Universal Credit payments.

Published 20 September 2019

North Lanarkshire Council approves enforcement access for electrical safety checks

North Lanarkshire Council has announced new procedures allowing for enforcement access in order to carry out electrical safety checks in council properties.

Published 17 September 2019

North Lanarkshire Council to build new 'off the shelf homes'

North Lanarkshire Council's plans to work with housing developers to buy new 'off the shelf homes' has been given the green light.

Published 16 September 2019

North Lanarkshire makes Universal Credit commitment to help tackle arrears

North Lanarkshire Council is to establish a fund to help tenants who find themselves falling into arrears due to a built-in-waiting time for Universal Credit payments to be processed and paid.

Published 12 September 2019

North Lanarkshire advice service generates an extra £35m in benefits

Over £35 million in additional benefits has been generated for residents by North Lanarkshire advice services.

Published 28 August 2019

Around 600 new Cumbernauld homes approved in principle with masterplan agreement

Planning approval has been granted in principle for a major new residential neighbourhood for Cumbernauld.

Published 26 August 2019

North Lanarkshire Council urges tenants to undertake housing survey

North Lanarkshire Council has asked tenants to participate in a survey to voice their priorities for housing and how they would shape future services.

Published 20 August 2019

North Lanarkshire Council launches consultation on future housing strategy

North Lanarkshire Council is seeking input on the development of its new housing strategy and shaping future services.

Published 13 August 2019

North Lanarkshire Council named Scotland's Energy Efficiency Council of the Year

North Lanarkshire Council has been recognised for its "exceptional commitment" to promoting energy efficiency across the area.

Published 10 July 2019

Green light for ‘transformative’ Ravenscraig regeneration plans

One of Europe’s largest regeneration sites is set for further transformation after a new Masterplan was given the green light by planning officials.

Published 25 June 2019

New Loretto home ‘makes all the difference in the world’

Delighted tenant Isabella Heyne said her new Loretto home in Coatbridge is “absolutely life-changing”.

Published 17 June 2019

North Lanarkshire plans smoke and heat detectors roll-out

North Lanarkshire Council is developing an installation programme to meet 2021 legislation changes relating to smoke and heat detectors.

Published 5 June 2019