Housing Offices - Aberdeenshire Council
Record Number: 4311
Aberdeenshire Council, Housing Operations provides a comprehensive housing service for the Councils tenants and a technical service in respect of other Council owned properties. Aberdeenshire Council, Housing is part of the Aberdeenshire Council Housing and Social Work service.
32 Low Street
55 Mid Street
23-25 Gordon Street
The Cash Office and Housing Benefits in Peterhead is at 88 King Street:
88 King Street
16-22 Allardice Street
Social Work and Homelessness Out of Hours Emergency Service
Tel: 0845 840 0070
Emergency Housing Repairs
Tel: 08456 081 203
Aberdeenshire Council - Housing
Aberdeenshire Council, Housing service includes the letting and maintenance of houses and modernisation proposals as well as the collection of rent. The Housing service also deals with council garages and allotments. There is a varied workload, which is carried out by the four sections of Housing Options, Repairs, Estates and Finance.
This section gives advice to housing applicants, manages a waiting list, and allocates housing from the waiting list. A waiting list is also managed for lock up garages and allotments. Help, advice and assistance with accommodation is also available for homeless people or those threatened with Homelessness.
Tel: 08456 0812 03
Only emergency repairs can be reported using this number outside office hours - before 8am and after 6pm, Monday to Friday, at weekends and on public holidays (routine repairs cannot be logged outside office hours). The same number can be used during office hours to report any repair request (emergency or routine).
Asset Management and Repairs Function
Deals with all aspects relating to the fabric of the home and is responsible for improvement works, planned maintenance and response repairs.The function is responsible for ensuring that all homes meet the Scottish Housing Quality Standard by 2015 and is investing in a wide range of improvement works including replacement of kitchens, bathrooms, central heating, windows and doors. Work is also ongoing to improve the energy efficiency of homes, aimed at meeting the requirements of the proposed Energy Efficiency Standard for Social Housing.
The function is also responsible for the coordination and monitoring of a wide range of planned and cyclical maintenance contracts, including the servicing of central heating systems.
The Repairs section deals with day-to-day and emergency repairs to houses, and supervises improvements and modernisations.
The Estates Section deals with four main areas of management:
Housing Finance set all rent levels, collect the rent and monitor spending in the Housing service. Housing Finance also co-ordinate the collection of rent arrears and will provide general advice on Housing Benefits.
Area Covered: Aberdeenshire
Aberdeenshire Coverage: Banff & Buchan / Buchan / Formartine / Garioch / Kincardine & Mearns / Marr
Opening Hours: Mon-Fri: 9.00am-5.00pm
Referral: Members of the public can make contact directly
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