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Inverness Castle transformation – approval granted for planning application

27 Apr 2021

The Highland Council today granted approval for a planning application that will see the transformation of Inverness Castle to become a tourism gateway for the Highlands.

Key Council publications help shape future of the Highlands

25 Mar 2021

The latest outlook for future development and housing delivery across the Highlands has been announced by the Highland Council today (25 March 2021) together with measures to support the delivery of schools and other infrastructure.

Inner Moray Firth Local Development Plan Consultation – Creating successful places with safeguarded and enhanced greenspaces

16 Mar 2021

The Covid-19 Pandemic has presented the opportunity for many people to reflect on their local neighbourhood and the quality and usability of greenspaces ....