TPAS Scotland

Empowering tenants will remain at the heart of regulation, says Regulator’s new chair

The Scottish Housing Regulator’s new chair has used his first conference speech to give a clear message on empowering tenants, ahead of a review of the regulatory framework.

Published 6 November 2017

Scottish Housing Day: New poll shows mixed housing experience across Scotland

Around 83% of Scots are satisfied with their current housing situation while 16% are not, according to an exclusive new opinion poll commissioned to coincide with Scottish Housing Day, which takes place today.

Published 21 September 2017

Link Housing Association achieves Gold standard in tenant participation

Link Housing Association has achieved the Gold standard of Tenant Participation Advisory Service Scotland (TPAS Scotland) accreditation in recognition of its excellence in involving tenants and other customers in the delivery of housing services.

Published 31 August 2017

Less than one month to go until Scottish Housing Day 2017

With just under a month to go until Scottish Housing Day, the organisers behind the event are encouraging as many housing organisations as possible to get involved and consider hosting an event to raise public awareness of housing options and the great work people in housing do.

Published 31 August 2017

National Good Practice Awards nominations deadline

There are two weeks left to nominate yourself, your organisation, a colleague or a tenant/resident for the National Good Practice Awards.

Published 17 August 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

2017 Scottish Housing Day aims to help public make informed housing choices

This year’s official Scottish Housing Day will take place on Thursday September 21, it has been announced.

Published 28 March 2017

DGHP says ‘thank you’ to volunteers

Dumfries and Galloway Housing Partnership (DGHP) held a special event to celebrate and take the time out to say thank you to volunteers who are involved with the organisation.

Published 16 March 2017

South Lanarkshire Council employee recognised with top award

A council manager has been recognised at a national awards ceremony for his work to help make a Gypsy/Traveller site in South Lanarkshire one of the best of its kind in Scotland.

Published 19 December 2016

DGHP receives gold TPAS accreditation award

Dumfries and Galloway Partnership (DGHP) has been recognised as one of the leaders in the country for tenant participation after it successfully achieved the gold standard of Tenant Participation Advisory Service (TPAS) accreditation.

Published 16 December 2016

Thenue celebrates another award win

Thenue Housing has celebrated winning another award – just months after becoming ‘Housing Association of the Year’.

Published 2 December 2016

National award for Orkney Housing Association

Orkney Housing Association (OHAL) has won a national award for Best Practice in Involving Customers at the Tenant Participation Advisory Service (TPAS) National Good Practice Awards.

Published 25 November 2016

Success for North East staff and residents at tenant participation awards

North East tenants and housing professionals are celebrating after being recognised for their work with young people in social housing at a prestigious awards ceremony.

Published 25 November 2016

Langstane Housing Association takes national Tenant Participation Award

Langstane Housing Association has been announced as an award winner at the 2016 TPAS Scotland awards for the Tenant Participation Champion of the Year 2016: Organisation and a Langstane tenant was runner up for the Individual Tenant/Resident award.

Published 24 November 2016