News

Angus Child Protection Committee – “Isabelle” and Angus Adult Protection Committee – “Adult O18” Significant Case Reviews have been published today (Wednesday 19 August 2020) by the Angus Child Protection Committee (ACPC) and Angus Adult Protection Committee (AAPC).
Published on Wednesday 19 August 2020
As we start the new school year, Children and Learning Convener, Cllr Derek Wann extends a warm welcome to young people, families, carers and teaching staff.
Wednesday 12 August 2020
Our focus on supporting public health, active travel and road safety have been boosted by a further £629,000 in funding.
Published on Monday 10 August 2020
Planning for the initial phase of the Mercury Drone Port project, which will place Angus at the centre of the industry, has started with a consultation to get residents’ views on what could potentially see drones in the air offshore this year.
Wednesday 5 August 2020
Best wishes to all of our young people receiving their SQA exam results today (Tuesday 4 August). Early analysis of performance against expectation is underway across our eight secondary schools. This includes courses delivered in partnership with Dundee and Angus College.
Tuesday 4 August 2020
Angus Council is at an advanced stage in planning for the return of our children and young people to full time education on 12 August (following the staff in-service day).
30 July 2020
A new online jobs portal – Angus Job Search – has been launched by Angus Council, to link people who are unemployed or under threat of redundancy as a result of the outbreak of COVID-19, to job opportunities. It can also be used to match people to volunteering opportunities and placement. 
Published Wednesday 22 July
We will offer up to 1140 hours of funded ELC to all three and four year olds, and eligible two year olds from August 2020 as planned. One of the reasons we can do this is because we completed extensions and refurbishments at some of our current nurseries before coronavirus.
Tuesday 21 July 2020
Today, Friday 17 July, the Tay Cities Joint Committee approved the Culture & Tourism Investment Programme - Hospitalfield Project - Full Business Case.
Friday 17 July 2020
We are reopening attended public toilets from Monday 20 July after they were temporarily closed in line with Scottish Government Covid 19 guidance.
Thursday 16 July 2020
Crown Estate Scotland has today announced the purchase of a commercial development site near Montrose, Angus. The 123-acre Zero Four site has been bought by Crown Estate Scotland from ISLA Developments at a cost of £3.7m.
Published on Monday 29 June 2020
In April, we asked residents to have their say on how £512,000 could be invested in making Angus a more cycle and walking friendly area. The response to the public consultation was tremendous. In all around 300 requests and suggestions were received from individuals, community groups and organisations.
Published on Tuesday 23 June 2020
Angus LEADER is encouraging young people who have a new business or social enterprise idea, or working on an established project that will benefit themselves and their local community, to attend the Angus Big Ideas Workshop held in Friockheim from 17 – 19 April.
Published on Tuesday 3 March 2020
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Published Monday 3 February 2020
With the festive period now over, thoughts are turning to 2020 and making it successful one for Angus businesses. Do you have an Angus business or organisation that relies on tourism?
Did you know that you can sign up to receive your Council Tax bills electronically instead of by post? It’s quick, easy and you can view your bill and current balance whenever you want to.
Published on Wednesday 18 December 2019
Polling Days have been a fairly frequent occurrence in recent years, but this is the first UK Parliamentary Election to be held in December for almost 100 years.
Published on Wednesday 11 December 2019
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
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