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Housing (Scotland) Act 2010

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92Change of name or office

A registered social landlord must give the Regulator notice of any change to—

(a)its name, or

(b)its registered or principal office,

within 28 days of the change being made.

93Change of constitution

An amendment to a registered social landlord’s constitution (other than a change of name or office) is valid only if the Regulator consents to the amendment.

94Registered society’s rules: supplementary

(1)This section applies where a registered social landlord which is a registered society obtains the Regulator’s consent under section 93 to an amendment of its rules.

(2)A copy of the consent must accompany the copies of the amendment sent to the Financial Services Authority in accordance with section 10(1) of the Co-operative and Community Benefit Societies and Credit Unions Act 1965 (c.12).

(3)The Co-operative and Community Benefit Societies and Credit Unions Act 1965 (c.12) applies in relation to sections 92 and 93 and subsection (2) of this section as if those provisions were contained in section 10 of that Act.

95Change of registered company’s articles: supplementary

(1)This section applies where a registered social landlord which is a registered company obtains the Regulator’s consent under section 93 to an amendment of its articles of association.

(2)A copy of the consent must accompany the copy resolution sent to the registrar of companies in accordance with section 30 of the Companies Act 2006 (c.46).

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