How to join

Tenants, landlords, and other interested organisations throughout Scotland are all invited to join TIS and enjoy the wide range of benefits that are exclusively available to our members.

Tenant Membership

Tenant membership is open to Tenants and Residents Groups, Scrutiny Groups and Tenants and Residents Federations/ Umbrella Organisations. As tenant members you will benefit from:

  • A free initial meeting to establish your needs
  • Advice on the day to day running of your group and getting tenants involved
  • Advice to review and scrutinise housing services
  • Discounted conference, training and consultancy rates
  • Voting and election rights at our AGM
  • Access to our online members only area and TIS online “ News Bite”
  • TIS guides, good practice case studies, briefing papers on current consultations, distance learning packs and TIS Talk newsletter
  • Social Share – share your good news with us and we will share it with over a 1000 of our followers on facebook and twitter
  • Networking opportunities
  • Having your say in the TIS ‘Members Voice’, responding to current topical issues

Annual Cost:
Tenants and Residents Groups: £20
Tenants and Residents Federations/Umbrella Organisations: £50

No VAT applies to these costs
These rates may be varied by a decision taken at the AGM

Ready to join?
If you are a Tenants and Residents Group, Scrutiny Group/Panel, Tenants and Residents Federation/ Umbrella Organisation, please click here to join TIS.

 

Landlord Membership

Landlord membership is open to Local Authorities, Registered Social Landlords and Private Registered Landlords. As landlord members benefits include:

  • Free evaluation of your training requirements
  • Discounted conference,  training and consultancy rates
  • Access to our online members only area, which includes TIS guides, good practice case studies, briefing papers on current consultations and distance learning packs
  • Free copy of TIS Scrutiny publications – including the recently launch Scrutiny ‘How To’ Guide
  • Advice on how to involve tenants and develop your tenant scrutiny
  • Access to a support network to develop your practice
  • Advice on reviewing your Tenant Participation Strategy and action plan
  • Social Share – share your good news with us and we will share it with over a 1000 of our followers on facebook and twitter
  • TIS online ‘News Bite’ and TIS Talk newsletter
  • Having your say in the TIS ‘Members Voice’, responding to current topical issues

Annual Cost:

Download our “Join TIS and Make a Difference” document for full Landlord Membership costs.

No VAT applies to these costs
These rates may be varied by a decision taken at the AGM

Ready to join?
If you are a Local Authority, Registered Social Landlord, Private Registered Landlord or Other Interested Organisation, please click here to join TIS.

 

Other Interested Organisations (OIO) Membership

This is open to voluntary organisations, non-profit making organisations and housing related organisations*. As OIO members you can access the following benefits:

  • Discounted conference,  training and consultancy rates
  • Access to our online members only area, which includes TIS guides, good practice case studies, briefing           papers on current consultations and distance learning packs
  • Updates with the TIS online ‘News Bite’ delivered straight to your inbox
  • Advance copy of the TIS Talk newsletter, free of charge
  • Social Share – share your good news with us and we will share it with over a 1000 of our followers on facebook and twitter
  • Have your say in the TIS ‘Members Voice’, responding to current hot topics.
  • Networking opportunities

Annual Cost:
Other Interested Organisations £250

No VAT applies to these costs
These rates may be varied by a decision taken at the AGM

Ready to join?
If you are a Local Authority, Registered Social Landlord, Private Registered Landlord or Other Interested Organisation, please click here to join TIS.