Landlord's Handbook

Landlord’s Handbook

A Landlord's reference covering all the compliance requirements for letting and managing residential property in Scotland.

The landlord

  • Permission from your lender.
  • Landlord Insurance.
  • Landlord registration number.

The property

  • Energy Performance certificate.
  • Electrical installation condition report & portable appliance test.
  • Gas safety certificate.
  • Legionella assessment.
  • Smoke, heat & C.O detectors.
  • Fire safety labels on furnishings.
  • Property linked to registration number or letting agent.
  • Repairing standard.
  • Tolerable standard.

The tenancy

  • Private Residential Tenancy (PRT) (Lease).
  • Deposit to approved scheme & notify tenant.
  • Send tenant copy of safety certificates and PRT notes.

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