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Road closures in Perth on Saturday September 7

Please be advised of the following Temporary Traffic Restriction Orders for Perth on Saturday, September 7. The orders are expected to be in force for the purpose of permitting a public parade. Please note these closures will be managed on a rolling basis beginning at 12.30pm.

Perth prepares for 'Super Saturday' packed with events

Looking for something a little different to do this weekend? Why not spend a Super Saturday, 10 August 2019, in Perth? The City is hosting a number of events including a Medieval Fayre with free fun events for all the family. The first ever Perthshire Pride Parade is taking place as is the Touch of Tartan Half Marathon. Perth will really come alive on Saturday. Here's just a taster of our exciting 'Super Saturday' which has something for everyone!

Common Housing Register boost to help people access affordable social housing

People who apply for housing through the Perth and Kinross Common Housing Register (CHR) will now have more choice after Perth-based social landlord Fairfield Housing Co-operative signed up to join.

Welcome for 2019 exam results in Perth and Kinross

Young people in Perth and Kinross have achieved well across a range of measures in their exams in 2019, with early indications that candidates have sustained good performances in many areas.

Solheim Cup Window Dressing Competition

Perth & Kinross Council and the 2019 Solheim Cup have joined forces to run a competition to encourage businesses based in Perth and Kinross to show their support for the bi-annual event.

Commercial Waste Team acquires new customers

Perth & Kinross Council has acquired the contracts and assets of the Commercial Tradewaste arm of Wyllie Recycling Ltd as the company seeks to focus on developing and expanding the plastic recycling aspect of the business.

Road resurfacing works in Glenfarg from next week

Perth & Kinross Council would advise that carriageway resurfacing works will be carried out shortly on Ladeside and Duncrievie Road, Glenfarg, starting on Ladeside on Monday 22 July 2019.

Independent examination report received on Local Development Plan 2

Perth & Kinross Council has now received the report into the independent Examination of its second Local Development Plan (LDP2).

New 'Smart Flat' showcases tech that helps people live independently for longer

A new "Smart Flat" has opened in Perth showcasing how the use of technology can support vulnerable people to continue living independently in their own homes

Solheim Cup Gleneagles 9-15 September 2019 - BSL Video

From 9 to 15 September 2019 the world's top female golfers, spectators and media from around the world will come to Gleneagles for the Solheim Cup.

Solheim Cup Community Drop-in Session

The Solheim Cup and the PING Junior Solheim Cup are taking place at The Gleneagles Hotel from 9 to 15 September 2019.

Trophy Tour Inspires Schoolchildren - The 2019 Solheim Cup Schools Trophy Tour visits 19 Perth & Kinross Schools

Thousands of schoolchildren across Perth & Kinross are getting the opportunity to get up close and personal with sporting history thanks to the Solheim Cup Schools Trophy Tour ahead of the biggest event in women's golf being staged at Gleneagles in September 2019.

Perth launch event for Learning Disability Week 2019

Learning Disability Week will be launched in Perth and Kinross this year with a celebratory event at Bell's Sports Centre, Perth on Monday 13th May between 10:00-12:00 Noon.

Tenants enjoy new kitchens and bathrooms under Council improvement scheme

Hundreds of housing tenants have had new kitchens and bathrooms fitted in their homes thanks to a multi-million pound Perth & Kinross Council improvements programme.

New Council flats completed at Crieff Road, Perth

A development of 24 new flats for Council tenants has been completed by Perth & Kinross Council.

Perth & Kinross Council to deliver 65 new affordable homes for Scone

Perth & Kinross Council has announced plans to deliver 65 affordable homes on the former Glebe Primary School site in the village of Scone

New Rapid Rehousing approach will build on Council's Home First success

A new plan that will support Perth & Kinross Council to continue its work to minimise the impact of homelessness has been presented to the Scottish Government.

Council rent levels for 2019/20 to be considered

Perth & Kinross Council tenants have given their verdict on how much they think their rent should rise by in 2019/20.