Scottish Housing Regulator



Regulator publishes updated engagement plan for Charing Cross

The Scottish Housing Regulator has published an updated engagement plan for Charing Cross Housing Association following the landlord’s appointment of West of Scotland Housing Association (WSHA) as its preferred transfer partner.

Published 25 October 2021

Regulator updates AGM advice for governing bodies

The Scottish Housing Regulator has updated its advice to support governing body members during the pandemic.

Published 19 October 2021

SHR publishes information about its statutory intervention powers

The Scottish Housing Regulator (SHR) has published more information about how it uses its statutory intervention powers if it needs to take action to safeguard the interests of tenants and service users.

Published 13 October 2021

Arklet Housing Association statutory intervention report published

The Scottish Housing Regulator has published its report on the outcome of its statutory intervention at Arklet Housing Association.

Published 8 October 2021

Regulator publishes outcome of statutory intervention at Wishaw & District Housing Association

The Scottish Housing Regulator has today published its report on the outcome of its statutory intervention at Wishaw & District Housing Association.

Published 16 September 2021

Regulator updates Covid advice for governing body members

The Scottish Housing Regulator has updated its advice to support governing bodies during the pandemic to reflect the lifting of restrictions on public gatherings and the arrangements for AGMs and SGMs.

Published 14 September 2021

Regulator encourages Forth to speed up information regarding potential failures

Forth Housing Association has been "slow in providing some information" regarding two independent investigations into potential failures of governance and internal financial control, according to the Scottish Housing Regulator.

Published 10 September 2021

Regulator highlights HSE gas safety advice in letter to social landlords

The Scottish Housing Regulator (SHR) has written to all social landlords to highlight advice from the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) on gas safety.

Published 6 September 2021

Satisfaction among social housing tenants remains steady, Regulator's National Report reveals

Nine out of ten tenants remain satisfied with the quality of the homes and services their landlord provides, the Scottish Housing Regulator (SHR) revealed today as it published its eighth National Report on the Scottish Social Housing Charter.   

Published 31 August 2021

Regulator outlines priorities to Holyrood committee

The Scottish Housing Regulator (SHR) has written to the Scottish Parliament's local government, housing and planning committee after the committee asked its stakeholders to provide information on their work and priorities over the summer.

Published 30 August 2021

Mark McKeown

The Scottish Housing Regulator (SHR) has paid tribute to its "friend and colleague" following the passing of Mark McKeown.

Published 25 August 2021

New report analyses impact of Covid-19 pandemic on social landlords in Scotland

The Social Housing Resilience Group (SHRG) has published a report on the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on social landlords in Scotland.

Published 23 August 2021

New guide published to support social landlords with equality data collection

The Scottish Housing Regulator (SHR) has published a new guide to support social landlords with equalities data collection.

Published 20 August 2021

Marginal decrease in households in temporary accommodation as arrears remain steady, Regulator finds

The number of households currently living in temporary accommodation in Scotland has marginally decreased since March 2021 while social landlord levels have remained stable, according to figures from the Scottish Housing Regulator.

Published 11 August 2021

Regulator research gives snapshot of Covid’s impact on landlords’ services and tenants’ quality of life

New research into the impact of Covid-19 on members of the Scottish Housing Regulator's National Panel of Tenants and Service Users has found that a large majority of respondents felt that the pandemic has affected their landlord’s services and has also had a negative impact on their quality of life.

Published 6 July 2021