Scottish Housing Regulator



Join the Scottish Housing Regulator Board to help safeguard and promote tenants’ interests

Scottish Ministers are recruiting two new members to the Scottish Housing Regulator’s Board to replace members whose terms will end in March 2019.

Published 29 October 2018

Immediate action needed to meet minimum Gypsy/Travellers site standards

Social landlords must take immediate action to ensure their sites and pitches meet the minimum site standards set by the Scottish Government, a new Scottish Housing Regulator report has found.

Published 24 October 2018

Regulator ends statutory intervention at Antonine Housing Association

The Scottish Housing Regulator has ended its statutory intervention at Antonine Housing Association following its transfer to Caledonia Housing Association.

Published 12 October 2018

Consultation launched into future of social housing regulation in Scotland

The Scottish Housing Regulator is considering the introduction of Annual Assurance Statements for local authorities and RSLs as it consults on proposals for how it regulates social housing in Scotland.

Published 10 October 2018

Regulator ends statutory intervention at Ferguslie Park Housing Association

The Scottish Housing Regulator has ended its statutory intervention at Ferguslie Park Housing Association following a period of “significant progress”.

Published 2 October 2018

Scottish Housing Regulator publishes 2017/18 annual report

The Scottish Housing Regulator has published its annual report and accounts for 2017/18.

Published 1 October 2018

Blog: The future of social housing regulation in Scotland

As the Scottish Housing Regulator gears up to launch a consultation on its new Regulatory Framework this month, chair George Walker gives a brief update.

Published 1 October 2018

Blog: Discussing proposals of a new regulatory framework

Scottish Housing Regulator chief executive Michael Cameron provides an update on meeting stakeholders to discuss the new regulatory framework.

Published 17 September 2018

Regulator trails proposals to support RSL governing body members

The Scottish Housing Regulator has said its proposals for its new regulatory framework will aim to support RSL governing body members, recognising their important role and unique contribution to the sector.

Published 10 September 2018

HouseMark Scotland launches updated Scottish Social Housing Charter Comparison tool

HouseMark Scotland has launched an updated version of the Scottish Social Housing Charter interactive comparison tool, using the annual return data published by the Scottish Housing Regulator.

Published 6 September 2018

GWSF raises alarm over community-based housing associations surrendering independence after statutory intervention

The Glasgow and West of Scotland Forum of Housing Associations (GWSF) has written to Housing Minister Kevin Stewart to raise the alarm over a "recent trend" of community-based housing associations being taken over by larger regional or national associations following statutory intervention by the Scottish Housing Regulator.

Published 5 September 2018

Regulator praises continued strong performance of Scottish social landlords

Scottish social landlords continue to show strong performance across most of the standards and outcomes of the Scottish Social Housing Charter, a new Scottish Housing Regulator report has found.

Published 31 August 2018

Vice-chair resigns at Wellhouse after being struck off by SSSC for assault

A care worker has resigned from her position as vice-chair at Wellhouse Housing Association after being struck off by the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) for assaulting an elderly resident at a care home.

Published 30 August 2018

Regulator takes statutory action at Thistle Housing Association

The Scottish Housing Regulator has used its statutory powers to appoint a manager to Thistle Housing Association after an independent review identified failures to meet regulatory standards of governance and financial management.

Published 24 August 2018

Regulator sets out engagement plan with Abertay Housing Association

The Scottish Housing Regulator is to engage with Abertay Housing Association to gain assurance about its governance and financial management, its planned development programme and its medium term financial position.

Published 17 August 2018