Quick Facts


Established WECH was registered as a Housing Association in April 1991 and received the transfer of stock from Westminster City Council on 6 April 1992.

WECH has 640 homes

  • 489 in Victorian terraces on Walterton estate
  • 151 in the Elgin estate
  • 496 tenanted households
  • 144 leasehold households
Board The WECH Board consists of 14 members elected from WECH shareholders, over 70% of whom are residents and up to 6 members co-opted for their knowledge and expertise. Details of the current Board can be found in the latest Annual Report.
CEO The CEO is Andrew Watson B. Sc.(Hons), CQSW, MBA. He has been in post since May 1999.
Turnover Turnover and other finance details can be found in the latest Annual Report and Audited Accounts on our downloads page.
Development WECH is carrying out a £17.5 million new build and upgrade scheme on the Elgin Estate.
If the remaining 70 Walterton houses still belonging to Westminster City Council are transferred to WECH a further £7 million will be spent on their refurbishment.
Local authority City of Westminster