Housing laws differ between Scotland and England
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Find out landlords' rights and responsibilities - what do you need to do to be a landlord and what does landlords registration in Scotland mean you need to do.
All landlords must be registered as landlords. Find out more about landlord registration here.
Deposits can often be the cause of dispute between landlord and tenant. This page looks at the best practice for landlords in managing deposits.
All landlords have to pay their tenants' deposits into a tenancy deposit scheme. Find out more about the three tenancy deposit schemes here.