South Ayrshire Council



Ayrshire Growth Deal to be signed 'in coming weeks'

Official documents for the transformational £251.5 million Ayrshire Growth Deal will be "signed in the coming weeks", the Ayrshire Regional Partnership has confirmed.

Published 17 September 2020

South Ayrshire Council opens consultation into Ayr housing proposals

A public consultation is under way for plans by South Ayrshire Council to build 90 amenity flats to replace three tower blocks at Riverside Place in Ayr.

Published 17 August 2020

Financial support for South Ayrshire residents

South Ayrshire Council will be providing financial support for local residents who have been financially affected by the coronavirus pandemic. 

Published 24 July 2020

South Ayrshire Council appoints Peter Henderson as new council leader

Councillor Peter Henderson has been appointed as the new leader of South Ayrshire Council. 

Published 26 June 2020

Green light for new social housing at site of former Prestwick police station

South Ayrshire Council has granted planning consent for a social housing development on the site of the former police station and social work building on Main Street in Prestwick.

Published 11 June 2020

South Ayrshire Council leader Douglas Campbell steps down

Douglas Campbell has announced his resignation as leader of South Ayrshire Council due to “increased family commitments”.

Published 3 June 2020

Maybole Restoration Project celebrates £7.5m funding boost with new website launch

A project to regenerate the historic market town of Maybole in Ayrshire has secured £7.5 million in funding to invest in the town centre and key restoration projects over the next four years.

Published 3 June 2020

Homelessness champion Josh Littlejohn wins Burns Humanitarian Award

A young entrepreneur who’s helping homeless people across the globe has won a top award in honour of Scotland’s most famous bard.

Published 23 January 2020

South Ayrshire Council wins TPAS award

South Ayrshire Council's corporate and housing policy team has been recognised for the work it undertakes with tenants at the Tenant Participation Advisory Service (TPAS) awards ceremony.

Published 20 January 2020

New council homes approved for Maybole

Plans have been approved to build 14 new council homes on contaminated land in Maybole.

Published 17 January 2020

Social Bite co-founder named Robert Burns Humanitarian Award finalist

Homelessness campaigner and Social Bite co-founder Josh Littlejohn MBE has been shortlisted for this year's Robert Burns Humanitarian Award (RBHA).

Published 10 January 2020

New buyer for Holmston House

Holmston House in Ayr may yet be transformed into new homes now the building has new owners.

Published 18 December 2019

Barratt lodges residential development plans for Monkton

Housebuilder Barratt Homes has submitted a planning application to South Ayrshire Council for a proposed residential development of approximately 300 homes in Monkton.

Published 15 November 2019

South Ayrshire Council opens new homes in Whitletts

South Ayrshire Council has officially opened its latest affordable housing development.

Published 29 October 2019

South Ayrshire Council and Energy Agency work together to improve energy efficiency

With winter on the way, South Ayrshire Council and the Energy Agency are working to improve the energy efficiency of housing across the region.

Published 22 October 2019