Scottish Housing Regulator



Free social housing sector Charter comparison tool launched

HouseMark Scotland has launched the 2017 Scottish Social Housing Charter interactive comparison tool, supporting the social housing sector to identify and action areas for improvement and efficiencies.

Published 7 September 2017

Extended Charter indicators highlight improved performance of landlords

The Scottish Housing Regulator has published its annual reports on the performance of landlords against the Scottish Social Housing Charter and has introduced a new range of performance information to tenants.

Published 1 September 2017

Regulator seeks assurance on ANCHO partnership plans and governance issues

The Scottish Housing Regulator is to seek assurance that ANCHO’s proposal to enter into a constitutional partnership with Cairn Housing Association is in the best interests of its tenants.

Published 24 August 2017

Regulator outlines level of engagement with Viewpoint

The Scottish Housing Regulator is to continue its engagement with Viewpoint Housing Association to addresses outstanding weaknesses identified in its performance reporting and governance.

Published 23 August 2017

New report gives insight into what value for money means to tenants

Rent levels and affordability are among the issues which tenants and service users rank highest when considering what value for money means to them, according to a new report.

Published 22 August 2017

Regulator extends statutory appointments at Wishaw & District Housing Association

The statutory appointment of a manager and five governing body members at Wishaw & District Housing Association is to continue despite improvements being made to its governance, risk management and financial planning.

Published 11 August 2017

Governance improved by regulatory standards self-assessment, finds Regulator

Self-assessing against regulatory standards of governance and financial management helps landlords improve their governance, a new report from the Scottish Housing Regulator has found.

Published 8 August 2017

Scottish Housing Regulator updates regulation plans for three RSLs

The Scottish Housing Regulator (SHR) has published updated regulation plans for three registered social landlords (RSLs) as each undergo various changes within their organisations.

Published 20 July 2017

Regulator publishes report on its statutory intervention at Wellhouse

The Scottish Housing Regulator has published a report which details the “fundamental failings” which led to its statutory intervention at Wellhouse Housing Association.

Published 23 June 2017

New chair and Board members to join Scottish Housing Regulator

Scottish Ministers have announced the appointment of a new chair and three members to the Board of the Scottish Housing Regulator (SHR).

Published 19 June 2017

Regulator issues fire safety advice to social landlords

The Scottish Housing Regulator written to all social landlords in Scotland to issue fire safety advice following the recent tragic fire at Grenfell Tower in London.

Published 19 June 2017

Muirhouse Housing Association transitions to low engagement with Regulator

Muirhouse Housing Association (MHA) is celebrating its successful transition from high to low engagement with the Scottish Housing Regulator.

Published 5 June 2017

Tenant-led scrutiny ‘an important way to empower tenants’

The Scottish Housing Regulator wants to build on its successful work to empower tenants and sees tenant led scrutiny as an important way to do that, a conference heard yesterday.

Published 2 June 2017

Regulator publishes an overview of its plans to engage with social landlords

The Scottish Housing Regulator has published an overview of its engagement plans during 2017/18 following an annual assessment of the risks facing all social landlords.

Published 9 May 2017

Scottish Housing Regulator publishes summary report of its work in 2017/18

The Scottish Housing Regulator has announced it will begin a planned review of its Regulatory Framework, including a review of Charter indicators, as it outlined its plans for the upcoming year.

Published 2 May 2017