Edinburgh RSL Residents Network has had links with Edinburgh Tenants Federation (ETF) since 2007.

Since April 2015 ERSLRN has been an independent, fully constituted group in it’s own right with the aim of supporting Tenants and Residents of Registered Social Landlords (Housing Association) across Edinburgh to provide information and raise awareness of matters affecting their housing and the services their Landlords supply and to encourage them to engage more with their landlords across a wide range of issues.


Our overall purpose is to inform and empower Tenants and Residents of Registered Social Landlords (RSLs), and to encourage RSLs to engage more effectively with them throughout Edinburgh.

Vision, Ethos and Values

ERSLRN aims to engage, enable, empower and encourage Tenants and Residents of RSL’s within the City of Edinburgh to take an active role in matters concerning their housing, services and local environments. We are committed to promoting equal opportunities, developing clear and effective communication and promoting effective participation.

Funding, Resources and Support

To support these activities, the network needs financial, practical and developmental support.

The actual resources which the network attracts will have an impact on the level of activities outlined in the Business Plan, are based on a relatively low level of funding and a substantial amount of voluntary commitment by network members initially.

In the longer-term the network will be seeking to increase their activities but this will depend on being able to attract increased levels of funding which would enable them, for example, to employ a part-time development worker to take some of the direct delivery forward.

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News & Events

news & events

  • Reminder of our monthly Committee Meeting
  • 28th April 2017

    Thursday 18th May at 1:30pm in Cairn Housing Association , 


    65 Haymarket Terrace
    EH12 5HD


  • Team Blackwood Receive A National Award from TPAS
  • 17th May 2016

    Team Blackwood (Tenant Led-Scrutiny Panel), which works on behalf of Blackwood Group social tenants, received a National Award

  • Bryan Pitbladdo In Starring Role At SFHA Reception
  • 17th May 2016

    Our very own Bryan Pitbladdo had a starring role at SFHA’s Parliamentary Reception at Holyrood.