Guidance

Notifications about disposals

This page explains what information the regulator requires from providers undergoing disposals.

Documents

Guidance - Notification of disposals

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Direction - Notification of disposals

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Details

Legislative changes that took effect on 6 April 2017, are applicable to both non-profit and profit-making private registered providers. They include:

  • removal of the constitutional consents regime
  • removal of the disposals consent regime
  • introduction of new notification requirements
  • the requirement for a decision on the registration of a new body arising from certain restructures
  • changes in requirements about the Disposal Proceeds Fund
  • amendment of the power to appoint board members and managers

The notification form for disposals is available on NROSH+. Guidance on how to access the NROSH+ system and who to contact if you experience any difficulties is provided on the Information required from registered providers page.

See the Decision Instrument which records the regulator’s decision on notification of disposals.

See the Restructures and constitutional changes page for guidance and notification forms.

See the Register and de-register as a provider of social housing page for guidance and application forms.

See the Disposal Proceeds Fund page for guidance updated in August 2017.

For information about the Charity Commission’s requirements for charitable registered providers, see the alert for housing associations of changes to the land disposal framework.

Published 15 March 2017
Last updated 6 April 2017 + show all updates
  1. Page updated as deregulation measures commenced today (6 April 2017).
  2. First published.