Our legal structure
Our legal status and how we are incorporated

Our board meet regularly and are responsible for our overall direction and corporate and governance. This includes;

  • Our strategic planning
  • Monitoring performance
  • Ensuring compliance with Regulatory Bodies

The way in which each part of our legal structure is incorporated and our legal status can be summarised as follows:

  • Williamsburgh Housing Association is a registered society under the Co-operative and Community Benefit Societies Act 2014. Registered number 19911R (S)
  • Williamsburgh is a Registered Provider of Social Housing. Regulator of Social Housing registered number HAL 207.
  • Williamsburgh is Authorised and Regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.
  • Williamsburgh is a registered society under the Co-operative and Community Benefit Societies Act 2014. Registered number 1991R(S) and is a charity registered with the Office of the Scottish Charity Regulator. Scottish Charity No. SC035350.
  • The legal relationship between Williamsburgh Housing Association as ‘parent’ and Williamsburgh Property Services as ‘subsidiary’ is documented principally within the Rules of Home in Scotland Limited and within a Joint Arrangement Deed.
  • Williamsburgh Property Services is a registered  property factor. No. PF000216.