North West Housing Services

We provide professional services to housing co-operatives, small housing associations, leaseholders and social enterprises. The company was formed in 2006 by a consortium of 38 independent organisations with a collective goal to takeBuilding control of their own services. It is unique, in that it is a mutual, not for-profit company which is totally owned and controlled by its customers. Our dedicated and professional staff have many years of experience and knowledge of the housing sector.

NWHS Board

The company is a registered society under the co-operative and communities benefit societies act 2014 and its shareholding membership is exclusively made up of clients receiving services. Our Board is elected mainly from the client membership with three places reserved for independent specialist members.
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Latest News

Social Impact

Social Impact

While focusing on member needs, cooperatives also work for the sustainable development of communities through policies and programs accepted by the members In line with Principle 7 of the Co-operative Principles ‘Concern for Community’ NWHS […]

Movement needs to look at co-operative housing

Movement needs to look at co-operative housing

Last year saw a long, involved debate on governance in the retail co-operative sector, but co-operative housing is still in need of discussion. Housing is one of the most regulated sectors in the movement – […]

What is Universal Credit?

What is Universal Credit?

Universal Credit has arrived in the Northwest and is being rolled out to families as well as single claimants.  All Job Centres in the North West England are included in the UC scheme which started […]

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