News

Poll cards for the UK Parliamentary Election on Thursday, 12 December 2019, are now being posted through the front doors of registered voters across the Angus.
Published on Monday 25 November 2019
The following people are nominated for election to UK Parliament for the Angus Constituency: Dave Doogan, Scottish National Party (SNP) Kirstene Janette Hair, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Ben George Lawrie, Scottish Liberal Democrats Monique Tamara Miller, Scottish Labour Party
Published on Friday 15 November 2019
Coin operated parking meters are now available for use at 14 of our off-street car parks in Angus. The solar-powered machines are being introduced in response to public demand and will be at the following car parks – Arbroath - Ladybridge St; Millgate – North Grimsby; West Abbey Street; Shore.
Published on Monday 7 October 2019
Heavy rains have been a feature of this summer and demand for sandbags has been high. Since 10 August this year, almost one thousand sandbags have been used by Angus Council and our staff has been working hard to assist the community within and outwith normal working hours and at weekends.
Published on Tuesday 20 August 2019
As of this week, drivers paying to park in Angus car parks no longer have to key in their vehicle registration numbers. Engineers have re-programmed all 40 payment meters across the county in a move that will simplify and speed up the payment process.
Published on Wednesday 10 July 2019
This is an archived news item. See the latest information on egg and nest removal. The time when we can no longer remove gull eggs and nests is approaching.
Published on Tuesday 11 June 2019
Scottish Missing Persons Week runs from 3-9 June - a Police Scotland programme coordinated and led by the National Missing Person Unit with support from partner agencies/organisations.
Published on Tuesday 4 June 2019
Have you previously made face to face enquiries with our staff at the ACCESS Office in Arbroath about Council Tax and/or Housing Benefit and Council Tax reduction? If you have, please be aware that this service will no longer be available after Friday 31 May 2019.
Published on Monday 20 May 2019
Feedback on a short survey which opened today (Wednesday 8 May) will help to inform the development of cash payment options for off-street parking charges in Angus.
Published on Wednesday 8 May 2019
The creation of a £14.1 million shared campus for two Arbroath primary schools reached new heights at a topping out ceremony today.
Published on Wednesday 24 April 2019
From 1 April, anyone bringing household waste to any of our seven Angus recycling centres using a trailer, van or commercial-type vehicle will need to have a permit. The permits are free and are only available to Angus residents.
Published on Monday 11 March 2019
Important changes are being made to our recycling centre services. Changes are aimed at achieving necessary savings through increased recycling and more efficient use of our people, equipment and recycling centres.
Published on Wednesday 30 January 2019
An invitation is being extended Angus-wide to businesses and the public to work with the council to develop options to pay for parking and make it as easy as possible for the public to pay to park.
Published on Friday 11 January 2019
Angus Council is reviewing payment choices for its off-street car parks with plans to introduce an option to pay by cash.
Published on Thursday 10 January 2019
Children at Ladyloan and Muirfield primary schools were perhaps more excited than most as they returned to school for the spring term in Arbroath today. Life begins anew at both schools, with modern new buildings equipped for 21st century learning open and ready to receive the children and staff.
Published on Tuesday 8 January 2018
The summer sun was fun while it lasted, but the countdown to winter begins this weekend when the clocks are turned back an hour.
Published on Thursday 25 October 2018
There will be a charge to park in Angus Council’s off-street car parks from Thursday 1 November 2018.
Published on Thursday 18 October 2018
Published on Tuesday 25 September 2018
Plans for a new £14.5 million shared campus for Hayshead and St Thomas RC primary schools and early years facility have been approved.
Published on Wednesday 8 August 2018
The townscape around the historic Arbroath Abbey is beginning to change as 40 new homes begin to emerge in the Abbey Quarter.
Published on Friday 25 May 2018
This is an archived news story. To find out how to get in touch visit Contact the council.
Published on Tuesday 15 May 2018
We want to hear from as many of our 7,500 tenants as possible to ensure we are delivering the services they need, as well as properties they are proud to call home.
Published on Tuesday 24 April 2018
All schools are closed in Angus today due to the continuing weather conditions.
Published on Thursday 1 March 2018
Work to replace two Arbroath primary schools as part of an ambitious multi-million pound project was marked by not one but two official site visits today (Mon 29 Jan).  
Published on Monday 29 January 2018
We are holding a public drop-in event on Wednesday (31 Jan) at Arbroath Academy, where details of the proposed designs for a shared campus for Hayshead and St Thomas primary schools will be on show. Arbroath Schools Project team members will also be available to discuss the proposals.
Published on Friday 26 January 2018
Work has started on Angus Council’s exciting project to build modern, energy efficient, high quality homes under the gaze of Arbroath Abbey.
Published on Wednesday 29 November 2017
Our roads team are back in the winter routine, gritting routes across Angus to try to protect road users from the worst effects of travelling in bad weather and falling temperatures.
Published on Tuesday 21 November 2017
A key stage in the Arbroath Primary Schools Project is reached when our Children & Learning committee considers a recommendation for a shared £14.5 million campus for Hayshead and St Thomas Primary schools in Arbroath.
Thursday 2 November 2017
This is an archived news story. To find out how to get in touch visit Contact the council. We’re making a change to our Wednesday ACCESSLine opening time.
Tuesday 3 October 2017