Perth & Kinross

Crook of Devon housing rejection appealed

The firm behind plans for 10 new homes at Crook of Devon in rural Kinross-shire has appealed a rejection with the Scottish Government. 

Published 10 September 2020

Housing plan near Perth Airport blocked as councillors vote against amendment

A developer's plans for an £8 million housing development aimed at the over-55s market near Perth Airport have been rejected.

Published 26 August 2020

YMCA plans to save listed Perth church

An abandoned Perth church could be rescued from demolition under new plans submitted by the YMCA.

Published 20 August 2020

Caledonia awarded £1m contract to deliver Care & Repair services for two local authorities

Perth & Kinross Council and Angus Council have appointed Caledonia Housing Association to deliver Care & Repair services to residents in a three-year joint contract.  

Published 7 August 2020

Scottish Government overturns unanimous rejection of Milnathort homes plan

Perth & Kinross Council’s refusal of a housing application in Milnathort has been overturned by the Scottish Government.

Published 6 August 2020

Marshall Construction to deliver new homes in rolling Perthshire hillside

Marshall Construction has been awarded a contract to build a new housing development near Milnathort for Athron Hill Development Company.

Published 5 August 2020

Application for £10m Pitlochry Premier Inn withdrawn

Plans to build a £10 million hotel in Pitlochry have been withdrawn.

Published 17 July 2020

Urban Union launches £2,500 incentive for key workers

Urban Union has launched a new scheme to help key workers buy a brand new home as a thank you for their help and dedication during the COVID-19 crisis and beyond.

Published 10 July 2020

Perthshire homes approved despite technical difficulties

An 187-home development in Stanley has been approved by Perth & Kinross Council in a process which saw a councillor unable to cast his vote after his computer crashed.

Published 6 July 2020

Kinross development plans rejected over Loch Leven sewage concerns

Perth & Kinross Council has rejected an application to expand a housing development in Kinross amid concerns that sewage water would spill into Loch Leven.

Published 3 July 2020

Developer seeks amendment to allow for housing project at Perth Airport

Plans have been lodged for an £8 million housing development aimed at over 55s near Perth Airport.

Published 5 June 2020

Residential conversion of former Perth hospital approved by Scottish Government

The Scottish Government has approved plans for flats at a former Perth hospital after the local authority failed to rule on the application.

Published 2 June 2020

Scotland’s ‘largest carbon-neutral development’ moves closer to fruition

The John Dewar Lamberkin Trust has submitted a full planning application for its proposed mixed-use sustainable expansion to the city of Perth.

Published 29 May 2020

Springfield Properties takes Milnathort appeal to Scottish Government

The Scottish Government has been asked to review Perth & Kinross Council’s refusal of a housing application in Milnathort.

Published 18 May 2020

More than 200 new homes approved for Crieff

Councillors have given the green light for more than 200 new homes in Crieff as Perth & Kinross Council held its first-ever digital committee meeting yesterday.

Published 30 April 2020