Scottish Housing Regulator

Housing Regulator seeking feedback on new beta website

The Scottish Housing Regulator has launched an early version of a new website and is looking for feedback.

Published 3 May 2019

Housing bodies to develop Self-Assurance Toolkit

The Scottish Federation of Housing Associations (SFHA), Glasgow and West of Scotland Forum of Housing Associations (GWSF), the Association of Local Authority Chief Housing Officers (ALACHO), and the Scottish Housing Regulator (SHR) are to work together on the development of a Self-Assurance Toolkit.

Published 24 April 2019

Kincardine Housing Co-operative deregistered as social landlord following Grampian transfer

The Scottish Housing Regulator has removed Kincardine Housing Co-operative from the register of social landlords following the transfer of its homes to Grampian Housing Association.

Published 5 April 2019

Scottish Housing Regulator outlines priorities in new corporate plan

Value for money, affordable rents and homelessness are among the priorities set out by the Scottish Housing Regulator for the next three years.

Published 5 April 2019

Dalmuir Park to remain as independent association as Regulator ends statutory intervention

The Scottish Housing Regulator (SHR) has decided to end its statutory intervention at Dalmuir Park Housing Association (DPHA) after just 16 months.

Published 2 April 2019

Regulator publishes an engagement plan for every social landlord as its new Regulatory Framework goes live

The Scottish Housing Regulator today published an engagement plan for every social landlord across Scotland.

Published 1 April 2019

New members join Scottish Housing Regulator Board

Scottish Ministers have announced the appointment of three new members to the Board of the Scottish Housing Regulator.

Published 29 March 2019

Regulator extends statutory appointments at Thistle Housing Association

The Scottish Housing Regulator has extend the statutory appointment of a manager at Thistle Housing Association to allow the landlord more time to comply with governance and financial management standards.

Published 8 March 2019

New regulatory framework published by Scottish Housing Regulator

Every Registered Social Landlord (RSL) in Scotland will be assigned a compliance status regarding its governance and financial viability under new plans unveiled by the Scottish Housing Regulator.

Published 28 February 2019

Regulator underlines the need for RSLs to plan for Brexit

The Scottish Housing Regulator has written to all RSLs to underline the importance of compliance with Regulatory Standards in the context of uncertainty around Brexit.

Published 25 February 2019

Regulator under fire over Kincardine Housing Co-operative transfer

The Scottish Housing Regulator has been criticised for its role during the transfer of Kincardine Housing Co-operative (KHC) to Grampian Housing Association.

Published 8 February 2019

Last call for free procurement support for housing associations – Regulator encourages participation

The free procurement support programme funded by the Scottish Government has so far helped more than 40 associations to improve how they procure with a further 30 in the pipeline.

Published 23 January 2019

Deregulation measures to come into force in March

Registered social landlords (RSLs) will not need regulatory consents regarding disposals of land or assets as well as constitutional and organisational changes from March.

Published 15 January 2019

Most landlords make it easy to find out how to contact them in an emergency, says Regulator’s Tenant Advisors

Work carried out by the Scottish Housing Regulator’s Tenant Advisors has concluded that most landlords make it easy for tenants to find the information they need to report an emergency.

Published 21 December 2018

Langstane putting measures in place to address failings, says Regulator

Langstane Housing Association is to co-opt two additional members to its governing body as part of a series of measures intended to address “serious and urgent risks” to the organisation’s governance and financial planning, management and control.

Published 18 December 2018