Tenant Participation is about you, our tenants, taking part in decision making processes and influencing decisions about housing policies, housing conditions, and housing (and related) services.
It is a two way process which involves the sharing of information, ideas and control. The aim is to improve the standard of housing conditions and services.
We want to encourage all our tenants to get involved and influence the housing services that we deliver. The Association’s Tenant Participation Strategy, sets out how tenants and service users can take part in a number of ways, both formal and informal.
Here are some examples of how you can take part:
It's up to you how little or how much you take part. Any tenant and their family members aged 16 or over and living with them, can join.
If you would like to speak to someone about the Tenant Participation Strategy or would like a copy of the strategy sent out to you, please contact the office at email@example.com. .
The Scottish Social Housing Charter sets out the current legal and regulatory outcomes for housing services. This includes the need to involve tenants and other customers in the design and delivery of housing services.
When working well, tenant participation delivers clear benefits for tenants, staff and landlords alike.
The benefits of effective tenant participation for everyone include:
There are many reasons why you should think about getting involved with Tenant Participation.
If you want to have more say in the running of your Association why not become a Shareholding Member. This entitles you to be invited to the Association’s Annual General Meetings where you would be able to vote on important issues. A Shareholding Membership costs an initial £1 and there are no annual charges. If you want to find out more or wish an Application Form to become a member please contact our Office/HR Administrator or our Customer Services Advisors at any of our offices.
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