About us overview

Halton Housing Trust is a forward thinking and dynamic not for profit housing association that owns and manages 7,000 homes in the Cheshire towns of Runcorn and Widnes.

We employ over 280 talented members of staff, including 80 specialist trades people in our Construction Services team. Our Board work closely with our Executive Management team to ensure that we meet our promises and main objective – ‘Improving People’s Lives.’

Officially called a registered provider, we formed in December 2005 following the transfer of homes from Halton Borough Council.


PlaceShapers - local benefit, national input

Halton Housing Trust is proud to be a member of the PlaceShapers group.

For more information about the PlaceShapers group visit the website www.placeshapers.org

Our Direction

Our Direction is the framework around which we run the organisation.  It is made up of five priorities, two principles and six behaviours.

Our Direction

Our People

The senior management team is led by Nick Atkin, Chief Executive, who is supported by an executive directors and six directors.

Our people

Our Board

Our Board is made up of nine members – six who are recruited and three who are nominated by the Local Authority.

Our board

Our Performance

Read our annual report here or get information on our performance.

Our performance

Work for us

Keep up to date and apply for any vacancies here.

Work for us

Corporate social responsibility

Privacy notice

We take the confidentiality and security of the information we hold about our customers and colleagues very seriously. This Privacy Notice explains how we use the personal information we collect.

Privacy notice