Scottish Housing Regulator

Scottish Housing Regulator launches improved landlord directory

The Scottish Housing Regulator has launched a new directory that will make it easier to find information about all social landlords.

Published 23 November 2015

Regulator seeks views on new proposals for appeals and reviews

The Scottish Housing Regulator has launched consultation on proposals that would introduce new, additional ways to challenge regulatory decisions. Under the proposals, the Regulator would establish new mechanisms for reviews and appeals.

Published 16 November 2015

Regulator stresses key role for auditors

The Scottish Housing Regulator has stressed the key role of auditors in registered social landlords' (RSL) risk management and compliance with regulatory standards.

Published 11 November 2015

Social landlords failing to deliver Gypsy/Traveller services, warns regulator

A major report by the Scottish Housing Regulator has found that social landlords need to give an equal standard of service to Gypsy/Travellers and housing tenants.

Published 5 November 2015

Scottish Housing Regulator publishes 2014/15 Annual Report

The Scottish Housing Regulator published its Annual Report and Accounts for 2014/15.

Published 9 October 2015

Regulator extends statutory managerial appointment at Wellhouse

The Scottish Housing Regulator has continued its statutory appointment of a manager to Wellhouse Housing Association to protect tenants’ interests amid “serious” concerns over its governance and financial management.

Published 15 September 2015

Regulator seeks feedback on early ideas for new appeals process

The Scottish Housing Regulator is looking for feedback on its early ideas for a new appeals process.

Published 4 September 2015

Regulator unveils new comparison tool with latest Charter reports

The performance of Scottish social landlords can now be compared using simple charts and graphs thanks to the latest landlord reports and a new tool from the Scottish Housing Regulator.

Published 1 September 2015

Scottish Housing Regulator streamlines its requirements of RSLs

The Scottish Housing Regulator has published revised regulatory guidance that will streamline its information requirements of RSLs.

Published 26 August 2015

Argyll Community Housing Association urged to carry out independent governance review

Argyll Community Housing Association (ACHA) is to commission an independent review of its governance after the Scottish Housing Regulator identified weaknesses in its performance.

Published 21 August 2015

Less than half of single homeless people in Scotland find a home, research finds

Despite the introduction of some of the most progressive homelessness legislation in the world, less than half of single homeless people in Scotland are found accommodation when they ask for help, according to a new report by homelessness charity Crisis.

Published 30 July 2015

Regulator report shows how RSL successfully strengthened its governance

A new report published by the Scottish Housing Regulator (SHR) has highlighted how an RSL successfully took action to address risks to strengthen its governance.

Published 30 July 2015

Scottish Housing Regulator publishes new report on how it assesses risk

The Scottish Housing Regulator has made more information available about how it assesses risk in registered social landlords (RSLs) and local authorities in the latest reports in its new ‘How we work’ series.

Published 1 July 2015

Scottish Housing Regulator welcomes new value for money report

The Scottish Housing Regulator has welcomed a new report contributing to the debate on what value for money means for tenants, social landlords and the housing sector in Scotland.

Published 29 June 2015

Report: Future tenants should be part of value for money considerations

Social landlords in Scotland should consider future tenants when analysing the value for money of what they do, according to a new report.

Published 23 June 2015