South Lanarkshire Council

South Lanarkshire Council housing programme 'on track' as new investment plan agreed

South Lanarkshire Council has revealed it remains on target to deliver 1,000 additional council homes.

Published 7 December 2020

South Lanarkshire tenants to have say on council house rents

Council house tenants across South Lanarkshire can now have their say on the level of rents for 2021/22 and what the money will be spent on.

Published 7 December 2020

Taylor Wimpey secures deal to deliver affordable homes in East Kilbride

Taylor Wimpey West Scotland has reached an agreement with South Lanarkshire Council to deliver 67 affordable homes for social rent, which will form part of the wider masterplan vision and framework for the new community that is now emerging at Benthall Farm in East Kilbride.

Published 3 December 2020

Work to start on new South Lanarkshire Council homes and care hub

Work is to begin on a major development to deliver South Lanarkshire’s new health and social care hub and 45 new council homes.

Published 25 November 2020

South Lanarkshire Council launches consultation for council house rent setting

South Lanarkshire Council has launched an online consultation concerning the setting of council house rent. 

Published 26 October 2020

More than 100 new affordable homes completed in East Kilbride

Developer Swan Group and construction firm The JR Group have worked in partnership to complete a new social housing development of 105 homes at Law Place in East Kilbride – one of the largest projects of its kind in the area.

Published 12 October 2020

Work begins on new council housing in Cambuslang

The ground has been broken on South Lanarkshire Council’s latest new-build housing site in Cambuslang.

Published 22 September 2020

Rapid rehousing proving to tackle homelessness in South Lanarkshire

A new strategy to tackle homelessness in South Lanarkshire has recorded significant successes in its first year.

Published 17 September 2020

Former hotel to be South Lanarkshire’s first car-free development

A residential development that will be offered for affordable rent by Clyde Valley Housing Association has been given the ‘green’ light in more ways than one.

Published 26 August 2020

hub South West agrees £7.4m social housing contract with Cruden in Cambuslang

hub South West has signed a £7.4 million social housing contract with Cruden Group to undertake the construction of 48 homes in the Auldkirk Road area of Cambuslang.

Published 21 July 2020

New council housing gets underway in South Lanarkshire

Work has started on a new affordable housing development on behalf of South Lanarkshire Council.

Published 17 July 2020

Deal agreed to house homeless people in Hamilton student flats

South Lanarkshire Council and the University of the West of Scotland (UWS) have reached an agreement to make student accommodation in Hamilton available for people who are homeless.

Published 19 June 2020

Energy funding for South Lanarkshire community groups

South Lanarkshire Council has secured funding from the Renewable Energy Fund (REF) to support community groups in the area. 

Published 17 June 2020

South Lanarkshire Council eases access to green energy funding

Applications for community benefit funds generated by wind farms in South Lanarkshire are to be fast-tracked to support local groups and organisations during the coronavirus pandemic.

Published 28 April 2020

South Lanarkshire housing teams volunteer to help most in need

South Lanarkshire Council volunteers in their hundreds have been working for weeks to provide vital services across the region to those classed as vulnerable or at risk.

Published 24 April 2020