Our Regulatory Framework from 1 April 2019

Our new Regulatory Framework and statutory guidance takes effect from 1 April 2019. Thank you to everyone who responded to our consultation. Your feedback helped shape our new Framework and guidance. Find out more about our consultation.


Our Statutory Guidance

All statutory guidance is mandatory for social landlords. All other guidance we publish is advisory.

Annual assurance statement

Consultation where the Regulator is directing a transfer of assets

Determination of accounting requirements

Determination of what is meant by a step to enforce a security over a Registered Social Landlord's land

Financial viability of Registered Social Landlords

Group structures and constitutional partnerships

How to request a review of a regulatory decision

How to request an appeal of a regulatory decision

Notifiable events

- Please note that our Notifable Events guidance as it applies to disposals, constitutional changes and organisational changes comes into effect on 8 March 2019.

Preparation of financial statements

Section 72: Reporting information of material significance

Scottish Social Housing Charter indicators

- We also published new Advisory Guidance - Scottish Social Housing Charter Technical Guidance and FAQs. These also go live from 1 April 2019.

Tenant consultation and approval