WAHS is a volunteer led Society working to support the provision of social and affordable accommodation in the Wokingham area. The Society is affiliated to the National Housing Federation (NHF) and is a company registered under the Co-operative and Communities Benefit Societies Act 2014 with the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA).
Following the 2014 change in governing legislation the Society has recently updated its Rules and on 18th January 2017 a minor addition to the Rules, as agreed with the FCA, will be considered at an EGM. The addition in section F3 is : –
“Notwithstanding anything contained in this Part F, the Association must appoint an auditor to make reports required by Section 85(2) of the Act if the Association’s turnover in the relevant previous year was more than that set out in Section 85 (1)(b) of the Act.”