Voluntary Right to Buy

Housing associations are working with the Government to deliver its election commitment to extend the Right to Buy to their tenants by way of voluntary agreement instead of legislation.

The Federation and its members are now establishing how Voluntary Right to Buy (VRTB) will work in practice, making sure it delivers for tenants, for housing associations and for the Government.

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Stay up to date

If you are a member of the Federation, contact us to receive our regular VRTB update email for the latest information on the policy development. If want to discuss anything in more detail, email our Right to Buy team.

We will update our website with the latest news and resources as VRTB develops, so please keep checking back for the most up to date information. 

Housing association tenants

For more information about the scheme, tenants can sign up for updates from the Government or contact the Government’s Right to Buy Agent service.

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