Have your say!

We are conducting a Rent Review so that tenants can have their say on the rent levels for 2021/22. There are several ways you can have your say, you can: Fill in the form that will arrive in the post and return it to us in the pre-paid envelope provided Telephone us at 01555 665316 …

Working Arrangements due to COVID 19 Virus (Coronavirus)

We recently wrote to you regarding further guidance issued by the Scottish Government to the housing sector on 20th November 2020. Our letter explains that unfortunately, from Friday 20 November until Friday 11 December 2020 we will only be able to carry out emergency repairs.  Provided we move back into Tier 3, we will be …

Our Landlord report from the Scottish Housing Regulator for the period 31 March 2019 to 29 March 2020is available here: https://www.housingregulator.gov.scot/landlord-performance/landlords/clydesdale-housing-association-ltd

Doorstep Crime and Bogus Callers

Doorstep Crime and Bogus Callers We have received a report from a tenant who had someone claiming to be from Clydesdale Housing Association saying that we had organised for them to visit their home to install loft insulation.   Please be aware that we never instruct our contractors to visit you at home without contacting you …

Warm Home Discount

Warm Home Discount 2020/2021 This winter you could receive a one-off payment of £140 off your electricity bill for winter 2020 to 2021 under the Warm Home Discount Scheme. The money is not paid to you – it’s a one-off discount on your electricity bill, between September and March. You may be able to get …

2020 Annual General Meeting Report

Our first ‘virtual’ AGM took place on 9 September 2020. As anticipated, attendance was much lower than usual with only 16 Members present and 4 Members represented through proxy. Many thanks to those who managed to attend. The meeting was brief but it covered what it needed to and complied with the requirements of our …

COVID 19 – Visting you at home

COVID 19 – Visiting your Home Staff will only visit you in your home if it is absolutely necessary before Phase 4 of moving out of lockdown. We are looking at ways to carry out some activities using technology and we will keep you advised of progress with this. This  video which explains what will …

Our Spring 2020 newsletter has now been published.

Our Spring 2020 newsletter has now been published. You will find articles on our temporary suspension of services, Universal Credit advice, how to report an emergency repair, how to pay your rent and lots of useful information on how we can help you during this difficult time. To access a copy click here:  Spring 2020

Only Flush the 3Ps-Pee, Poo and (toilet) Paper

Only Flush 3Ps – Pee, Poo and (toilet) Paper Scottish Water has issued a reminder to flush only the 3Ps – pee, poo and toilet paper– to help keep the country’s sewers free from blockages. Un-flushable alternatives to toilet paper which are not biodegradable are a major cause of sewer chokes resulting in flooding. Customers …

We are hiring

Position: Corporate Services Assistant (CHA Community Hub) Location: Lanark Salary: £24,454 to £27,177 (pro-rata) Hours: 21 hours per week Grade: EVH Grade 5 Contract: Permanent Closing Date: 27 March 2020 Interview Date: 21 April 2020 We have created this post to support the development and delivery of our new CHA Community Hub in Lanark. We …

Tenants Scrutiny Group

COME ALONG AND HAVE YOUR SAY!!!!!! Do you want to know more about the services Clydesdale Housing Association Provide? Would you like to tell Clydesdale Housing Association what you think about the way current services are delivered? Would you like to have a say about what services Clydesdale Housing Association should deliver in the future? …

Rent Consultation – 2020/21 Rents

We are currently consulting with tenants on our plans to increase rents – the consultation runs until Friday 31 January 2020. Taking all factors into account (the cost of running our services and the income we need to generate in order to meet those costs) we are proposing a rent increase of 2.7% from 1 …

Annual Assurance Statement Published

Clydesdale Housing Association (CHA) and all other social landlords must submit an Annual Assurance Statement to the Scottish Housing Regulator providing assurance that the organisation complies with the relevant requirements of chapter 3 of the Regulator’s Regulatory Framework. This includes regulatory requirements that apply to all social landlords and the Standards of Governance and Financial …

We are recruiting

Voluntary Management Committee Member Vacancies Do you want to improve your personal wellbeing?… and your career prospects? Do you want to play a role in improving the lives of others and the Clydesdale area? If the answer is “YES” then volunteering as a Management Committee member with us might be the thing for you! We …

Landlord Report 2018/19

The Scottish Housing Regulator has published our Annual Landlord Report for 2018/19. We continue to perform well against the Scottish Housing Charter Indicators for tenant satisfaction, our repairs service, re-letting empty houses and tackling anti-social behaviour. Achieving national energy efficiency standards in some of our more rural homes continues to prove challenging due to the …

Summer 2019 Newsletter

Clydesdale Newsletter Summer 2019 Our Summer Newsletter has just been published. This version features: • a telephone number change for our out of hours repairs service, • our up and coming Tenants Satisfaction Survey, • Lanimer Day fun • and much, much more To access a copy click Clydesdale Newsletter Summer 2019

Tenants Energy Guide

A very useful Tenants Energy Guide has just been published. The Guide provides great energy advice on: starting a new tenancy meter and standing charges switching supplier energy debt energy saving tips You can access the Tenants Energy Guide by clicking here. Further free energy advice is available from Home Energy Scotland on Freephone 0808 …

Spring Newsletter Published

Our Spring Newsletter has just been published. This version features: outcome of our recent Allocation Policy consultation; our Engagement Plan with the Scottish Housing Regulator; updates on our staff team. To access a copy click here.