Mears



Glasgow to pilot changes to asylum process

Glasgow could become the first city in the UK to pilot changes to the asylum process after a multi-agency taskforce recommended a number of proposed reforms.

Published 6 March 2019

Serco loses government’s asylum accommodation contract in Scotland

The private housing provider at the centre of controversy over its plans to evict hundreds of asylum seekers and refugees in Glasgow has lost its asylum accommodation contract for Scotland.

Published 9 January 2019

Mitie’s social housing business acquired by Mears

Mears Group has agreed to buy Mitie’s social housing repairs and maintenance business for £35 million.

Published 19 November 2018

Mears hub visit for North Lanarkshire Tenants’ Federation

North Lanarkshire Federation of Tenants and Residents (NLF) visited the Mears repair service to see its North Lanarkshire wide operation in action.

Published 8 March 2017

North Lanarkshire Council leader cleared over links to repairs firm

The leader of North Lanarkshire Council, who was reported to a watchdog for not declaring his friendship with executives at a company at the heart of a multi-million-pound council housing repairs deal, has been cleared of any wrongdoing.

Published 22 October 2015