MIS Active Management Systems

MIS Active Management Systems is one of the leading suppliers, and largest independent supplier of Housing Management Systems in the UK and Ireland. 

Company Overview

MIS has been providing solutions to the emergency services and housing providers since 1981. Formed by a family of professionals who understand cutting-edge technologies as well as the changing business environment in housing, we can offer solutions designed to fit your needs now and into the future. 

We love the unique opportunities that being a family business provides us, such as a stronger sense of unity and a shared vision. It allows us to make decisions quickly and efficiently.

Our solutions are designed to fit your needs now and into the future​

Christopher McLaughlin, MIS Group Managing Director

Chris is the Managing Director of MIS Active Management Systems and Joint owner of MIS Computer Services Group. MIS-AMS are the number one provider of Housing Management Systems in the UK.

Chris started his career at PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) where he worked as a Project Manager managing anything from smaller IT projects up to the rebrand of PwC setting up a global application platform. He moved in to the Housing Repairs and Maintenance industry working for Morrison Facility Services and Mears setting up new contracts for both local authorities and housing associations. His experience and expertise cover everything from consulting, housing management, supported housing and development.

In the past 5 years, Chris has spent time growing the MIS-AMS and in 2016 he was voted one of the top 42 under 42 in the North West in INSIDER business awards. In 2017, Chris was shortlisted for the Natwest Entrepreneur of the year awards for family business and in June 2019 Chris along with his twin brother bought the MIS Computer Services Group.

Why choose MIS Active Management Systems?

Family owned
Customer retention

Company Values

Far more than just a supplier, we’re on a mission to empower housing providers to unleash the value of innovations in housing management technology through excellence in software and service standards. Family-run and independent, our customers, that range in size from 34 to 65,000 assets, are our top priority.


We believe in developing relationships that make a difference. Our customers are our most important stakeholder. We go beyond to support them through excellence in service standards, and empower them to be the best they can be.


Transparency breeds trust. We value our customers’ trust and strive every day to earn it, from policy level right through to daily interactions. We communicate internally and externally with candour, honesty and respect.

Find a Better Way

We are proud to be problem solvers and strive for innovation and continuous improvement in our products, always aiming to help our customers succeed.

What is it that sets MIS-AMS apart from our competitors?

Ask any of our customers. Our enthusiasm, motivation to go that extra mile, flexibility, close relationships with our customers and our open and honest approach sets us apart.

We have provided housing solutions since 1981

Our solutions will bring on-going efficiencies to an organisation in time, cost and processes that deliver benefits to everybody – customers, employees, suppliers and the wider society.

Provide organisations with the most advanced housing solutions

We are committed to the development and enhancement of our solutions which are designed to have the flexibility that our customers rightfully expect to fit their needs today and in the future.

Latest news and articles


MIS Retain Security Accreditation

MIS has achieved ISO/IEC 27001 certification for information security management. This internationally recognised standard ensures we have adequate policies, procedures, and controls in place to protect the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of company and customer information across our systems and processes. Attaining this certification required a tremendous cross-functional effort to

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Leadership Change at MIS

We are pleased to announce the appointment of Pete Howe as our Development Director, effective 1st January. Peter is stepping in for the current director, Andrew Cooper, who is transitioning out of the role but will remain with MIS in a supporting capacity over the next 4-12 months. The change

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New Chair of Gadbrook PARKBID

Over the past few years, I have been a part of the Gadbrook BID board and have had the pleasure to work with some incredible individuals. I have now been given the opportunity to step up and take over the reigns as Chair from Mike Roberts who is a true

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