Renfrewshire Council

Houston Community Council

Covid-19 Due to restrictions on public gatherings, community councils cannot hold face-to-face meetings.  Those that have capacity and capability to hold virtual meetings are encouraged to do so.  Contact the Secretary to find out if your CC is holding virtual meetings.

Contact information:

Nigel Hobbs (Chairperson)

mobile: 07912 652997




Houston Community Council meetings will take place in:

The Carrick Centre, Main Street, Houston at 7.30 pm 

on the following dates: 

  • 20 January 2021
  • 17 February 2021
  • 17 March 2021
  • 21 April 2021
  • 19 May 2021

Some community councils have a summer recess and may not hold meetings during July/August.

Please contact the secretary (details as above) to confirm meeting dates.


Financial support from Renfrewshire Council

The council provides an annual administrative allowance to community councils to help with basic running costs. This is fixed at £600 per annum with an additional 3p per head of population, as detailed below:

CouncilFlat ratePopulation£0.03p per headTotal administrative allowance