Coronavirus (COVID-19)

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Issues with our phones

We are having intermittent issues with our phone lines. We are working with our suppliers to resolve them. If you can't get through please hang up and re-dial. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Contact Benefits team

Aberdeenshire Council Support and Advice Team can help with Housing Benefit, Council Tax Reduction, Blue Badges, Free School Meals, School Clothing Grants and Scottish Welfare fund enquiries. The team are available Monday to Friday from 9am to 5pm by:

You can apply online for some benefit entitlements, grants and funding:

Local offices

If you wish to speak to someone in person regarding your Benefit enquiry, please visit one of our offices below. No appointments are required. Offices are open Monday to Friday from 9am to 5pm.

Banff office

The Town House 
Low Street
Banff
AB45 1AY

Fraserburgh office

The Faithlie Centre
1 Saltoun Square
Fraserburgh
AB43 9DA

Inverurie office

Gordon House
Blackhall Road
Inverurie
AB51 3WA

Peterhead office

Buchan House
St Peter Street
Peterhead
AB42 1QF 

Stonehaven office

Housing Office
16-22 Allardice Street
Stonehaven
AB39 2BR