West Dunbartonshire Council



Caledonia Housing Association submits plans for 140 affordable homes

A major regeneration scheme to build 140 new affordable homes and improve community amenities in Bellsmyre, Dumbarton has moved a step closer as Caledonia Housing Association has submitted a detailed planning application to West Dunbartonshire Council.

Published 13 October 2021

UK's first large-scale water source heat pump officially opens at Queens Quay

The award-winning Queens Quay Heat Pump Energy Centre is providing low-carbon heating to the first phases of the £250 million Clydebank-based development and members of West Dunbartonshire Council, Vital Energi and Star Renewables recently gathered to celebrate the achievement at an official opening.

Published 7 October 2021

West Dunbartonshire Council heating network wins prestigious international award

West Dunbartonshire Council’s pioneering heating network has been named the most efficient, smart and sustainable project of the year after winning a prestigious award.

Published 1 October 2021

West Dunbartonshire Council writes off irrecoverable debts

West Dunbartonshire Council has agreed to write off irrecoverable debts owed to the council after exhausting all avenues for collection.

Published 10 September 2021

New housing policy strengthens West Dunbartonshire's domestic abuse prevention

A new policy has been introduced to strengthen West Dunbartonshire Council’s approach to preventing and addressing domestic abuse in a housing and homelessness setting.

Published 3 September 2021

West Dunbartonshire Council homes are safe and 'secured by design'

Four of West Dunbartonshire Council's new housing developments have been recognised by Police Scotland for their high quality of security and safety.

Published 11 August 2021

Alexandria project listed as finalist in Housing Development of the Year

A new West Dunbartonshire Council housing development in Alexandria has been shortlisted for a prestigious national award.

Published 11 August 2021

West Dunbartonshire Council seeks views on new Local Housing Strategy 2021-2026

West Dunbartonshire residents are being encouraged to share their views on the council’s draft Local Housing Strategy as part of a consultation.

Published 11 August 2021

Council's 200th tenant said new home will change her daughter’s life

West Dunbartonshire Council has welcomed the 200th tenant into its new homes across the region.

Published 1 July 2021

John Kerr: Rising to the challenge of ending youth homelessness in Scotland

John Kerr, housing development and homelessness manager at West Dunbartonshire Council and a member of CIH Scotland’s Board, discusses what can be done to end youth homelessness in Scotland.

Published 24 June 2021

Dunbritton completes Dumbarton waterfront transformation

Dunbritton Housing Association has announced the completion of its 150-property development at Dumbarton Harbour.

Published 23 June 2021

Complex engineering brings Dumbarton waterfront back to life

Consulting engineer Will Rudd Davidson (Edinburgh) has completed complex engineering works at Dumbarton Harbour to provide waterfront access for the first time in 150 years and enable the delivery of almost 200 affordable homes.

Published 17 June 2021

West Dunbartonshire Council sets out four year equality plan

West Dunbartonshire Council has set out its ambitions to advance equality and promote diversity and inclusion in West Dunbartonshire. 

Published 20 May 2021

Investment will help deliver ambitious West Dunbartonshire Community Empowerment Strategy

West Dunbartonshire Council has secured two project workers to help drive forward community empowerment in the area.

Published 20 May 2021

West Dunbartonshire Council launches consultation on future of Clydebank flats

West Dunbartonshire Council has launched a consultation to seek feedback on future options for the Brunswick House, Montreal House and Quebec House developments in Clydebank.

Published 10 May 2021