News

Maintenance work by Network Rail means that our recycling centre at Monifieth will close temporarily from Friday 22 January.
Published on Friday 8 January 2021
Fraudsters are texting people with fake messages falsely promising them a COVID-19 vaccination with the single aim of draining their bank accounts.
Published on Thursday 7 January 2021
We are in the middle of a cold snap, with the Met Office issuing a yellow warning for snow and ice from this evening and sub-zero temperatures likely to be a feature for some time for many parts of Scotland including Angus.
Published on Wednesday 6 January 2021
Many thanks to the 3000-plus people who took part in the recent survey on parking in Angus. The public survey is a key part of the ongoing review of on and off-street parking in the county and has been aimed at finding out about people’s expectations and requirements of parking in Angus.
Published on Tuesday 5 January 2021
Level 4 restrictions which come into effect from Boxing Day – Saturday 26 December - mean that face-to-face opportunities to consult on the future of Lochside Leisure Centre will not be possible.
Published on Wednesday 23 December 2020
From armchairs to z-beds, our waste team has been hard at work to dispose of Angus resident’s unwanted household items this year.
Published on Wednesday 23 December 2020
SmartRural, Scotland’s experts in rural Internet of Things (IoT) technologies, has teamed up with Angus Council and Rapier Systems to work with the local agricultural community to support the rapid delivery of high-speed Broadband and IoT to rural Angus. 
Monday 21 December 2020
Following the announcement by the First Minister on Saturday 19 December, Angus Council is making changes to arrangements for the start of term in January. These arrangements are designed to reduce the transmission of Coronavirus (COVID-19).
Published on Monday 21 December 2020
The First Minister has today (Saturday 19 December) issued new guidance which will significantly tighten protections against Coronavirus (COVID-19) to prevent the spread of the new, highly contagious strain of the virus.
As the festive season approaches, Child Protection Committees Scotland encourages everyone to keep eyes and ears open for children who may be experiencing harm over the holidays. We’ve all got a part to play to protect children and young people, even at Christmas.
Friday 18 December 2020
Deputy First Minister John Swinney today (18 December 2020) announced that Angus Council’s Monifieth High School will be one of 25 new schools and campuses to be constructed or refurbished with Scottish Government funding, alongside local authority contributions as Phase 2 of the Learning Estate Investment Programme.
Friday 18 December 2020
As part of its commitment to promote and improve energy efficiency and reduce fuel poverty, Angus Council is working in partnership with Scarf on a project aimed at the area’s private sector housing.
Published on Thursday 17 December 2020
A £700m PROGRAMME that will boost economic prosperity across Tayside and north-east Fife will be confirmed today (December 17) with the formal signing of the Tay Cities Region Deal.
Published on Thursday 17 December 2020
All seven of our Recycling Centres will be closed on Christmas Day and Boxing Day (Fri 25 & Sat 26 Dec) and again on New Year’s Day (Fri 1 Jan) and Saturday 2 January.
Published on Wednesday 16 December 2020
Angus returns to level 2 status at 6pm today (Friday 11 December). For the avoidance of any doubt, only premises that are licensed for the sale of food and have the facilities to prepare food on the premises may open either outdoors or indoors.
Published on Friday 11 December 2020
With Angus set to move from Level 3 to Level 2 this Friday, it’s worth remembering the travel restrictions that are in place in Scotland as part of wider protective measures. The important rules for Angus residents once in Level 2 are as follows –
Published on Wednesday 9 December 2020
The Scottish Government has confirmed due to the heightened risk of avian influenza, new housing measures will be introduced from 14 December in Scotland.
Published on Tuesday 8 December 2020
Angus Council area will move from Level 3 to Level 2 from 6pm on Friday (11 Dec).
Published on Tuesday 8 December 2020
There is a rich seam of history that can be detected in Angus Council’s new affordable homes at Brechin’s Damacre Road.
Published on Saturday 5 December 2020
We are seeking the public’s views on the future of the former Lochside Leisure Centre, and the land immediately around it in Forfar Loch Country Park, Craig O’Loch Road Forfar.
Thursday 3 December 2020
The UK Gov has today opened a new walk-through coronavirus testing centre at The Council’s Bruce House car park in Arbroath (DD11 3TP).
Published on Friday 4 December 2020
Our public parking survey is now live. Please take time to Have Your Say  The survey’s aim is to help us to better understand what you want from and expect of car parking in Angus. This survey, which is open for two weeks, gives you the opportunity to have your say.
Published on Tuesday 1 December 2020
A clean-up operation is underway following a fire at a former bingo hall in Forfar on Sunday.
Published on Monday 30 November 2020
Our Trading Standards team is all set to tackle the con-artists who sell fake goods on social media.
Published on Monday 30 November 2020
We want you to Have Your Say on the future of parking in Angus. A review of both on and off-street parking aims to establish people’s expectations and requirements of car parking in Angus.
Published on Friday 27 November 2020
Building is underway at our new housing development in Mayfield Terrace, Arbroath, which will see 14 one-bedroom Council flats being made available for affordable rent.
Published on Friday 27 November 2020
From Friday 27 November you will be able to see available properties on our new Angus Homefinder website and be able to bid for the home you want.
Published on Wednesday 25 November 2020
Vandals have caused damage running into thousands of pounds at Arbroath’s Cliffburn Community Park. Incidents have been reported to Police Scotland in the hope of tracing those responsible.
Published on Thursday 19 November 2020
A reminder to all our garden waste collection customers –
Published on Thursday 19 November 2020
In the latest part of Angus Council’s determination to make the local housing market as accessible as possible for home seekers, 22 affordable homes will be built at Victoria Grange in Monifieth.
Published on Wednesday 18 November 2020