Internal restructuring
United Kingdom
Scotland; North Eastern Scotland;
Location of affected unit(s)
Public Administration And Defence
Public Administration And Defence; Compulsory Social Security
Public Administration And Defence; Compulsory Social Security
84 - Public administration and defence; compulsory social security

136 jobs
Number of planned job losses
Job loss
Announcement Date
27 September 2018
Employment effect (start)
Foreseen end date


Moray Council has announced that it is to begin consultation over 136 job losses after plans were approved to make savings of more than 5 million GBP (€5.6 million). The council has said that it is committed to avoiding compulsory redundancies. The council has also announced that it will consult with the public over other measures designed to reduce costs, such as cutting some services and reducing library hours. The timescale for the job losses has not been reported.



Eurofound (2018), Moray Council, Internal restructuring in United Kingdom, factsheet number 95664, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/95664.