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Subletting if you are a tenant

If you want to take in a lodger or sublet your home, different rules apply depending on the kind of tenancy agreement you have. This section explains whether you are likely to be able to take in a lodger or sublet your home and what your responsibilities are as a landlord to your new tenant.

You can find out what kind of tenant you are here if you're not sure.

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This content applies to Scotland only.
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