The mum of two from Kilmarnock, who has “never won anything before” was delighted to meet Council Leader Douglas Reid and receive a year’s Council Tax, paid directly into her...

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Traditionally, properties which are unoccupied and unfurnished for up to 6 months are exempt from Council Tax. Thereafter the owner could claim a 50% discount for a further 6 months....

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From Monday 12 November, our Customer Service Centres will no longer take cash and will be moving solely to more efficient payment methods including direct debit, online transactions and card...

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That is the message from East Ayrshire Council as its Transformation Strategy 2017-22 was endorsed by elected members at the Council meeting on 28 June 2018. The Strategy aims to...

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Residents looking for advice and support to deal with money worries have a chance to talk to some local experts at a free drop-in event taking place at Ayrshire College...

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East Ayrshire Council is leading the way in cyber security, becoming the first ever local authority in Scotland to achieve the Scottish Government’s Cyberessential Plus certification following a successful pre-assessment...

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