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Grant recycling under the Affordable Housing Supply Programme: FOI release

Published: 5 Aug 2021

Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002

Published:
5 Aug 2021
Grant recycling under the Affordable Housing Supply Programme: FOI release
FOI reference: FOI/202100221561
Date received: 7 Jul 2021
Date responded: 4 Aug 2021
Information requested

"In each of the last five years;

1. How many Registered Social Landlords (RSLs) have sought the Scottish Government’s consent to waive the right to recover grant when an RSL home (which has been previously grant funded for social rent becomes available for re-let and the RSL)?"

2. Which RSLs have sought the Scottish Government’s consent to waive the right to recover grant when an RSL home (which has been previously grant funded for social rent becomes available for re-let and the RSL)?"

Response

I attach a copy of the information you requested. The table shows the year and the 8 Registered Social Landlords who formally requested consent from the Scottish Government to waive the right to recover grant.

Year Registered Social Landlord
2016 Glasgow West Housing Association
2016 Partick Housing Association
2016 Dunedin Canmore Housing
Association
2017 Paisley South Housing Association
2017 West Lothian Housing Association
2018 Paisley South Housing Association
2019 Scottish Borders Housing Association
2019 Thenue Housing Association
2020 Bield Housing Association

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