Richmondshire District Council

Improvements to council housing stock

A massive £1.7 million is being allocated to improve council housing stock across Richmondshire over the next 12 months.

The District Council’s Improvements Team have just completed the 2021-22 improvement programme. Planning for 2022-23 started last autumn. Work has already begun on site with the authority’s principal contractor Kier Services. The following work is planned:

In addition to this, work will also be undertaken at sheltered housing sites including:

All tenants affected by the programme will be contacted by the Council to arrange a visit to carry out a survey, and will be kept fully updated.

For more details on this work and how it may affect tenants and residents, contact the Improvements Team on 01748 892 100 or email

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