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  • Complaining about a housing association or cooperative

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/advice_topics/complaints_and_court_action/making_complaints/complaining_about_a_housing_association_or_cooperative

    This page gives you some tips and advice on complaining about a housing association or housing cooperative (also known as registered social landlords or RSLs).|This page gives you some tips and advice on complaining about a housing association or housing cooperative (also known as registered social landlords or RSLs).|This page gives you some tips and advice on complaining about a housing association or housing cooperative (also known as registered social landlords or RSLs).

  • Court action

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/advice_topics/complaints_and_court_action

    How the legal system in Scotland works and how they can help with housing problems. Advice on making a complaint plus information on discrimination and harassment.|How the legal system in Scotland works and how they can help with housing problems. Advice on making a complaint plus information on discrimination and harassment.|How the legal system in Scotland works and how they can help with housing problems. Advice on making a complaint plus information on discrimination and harassment.

  • Buying a home

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/advice_topics/paying_for_a_home/buying_a_home

    As well as your mortgage, there are other costs you need to factor in when buying your home. This section looks at the cost of your deposit, insurance, stamp duty and registration fees.|As well as your mortgage, there are other costs you need to factor in when buying your home. This section looks at the cost of your deposit, insurance, stamp duty and registration fees.|As well as your mortgage, there are other costs you need to factor in when buying your home. This section looks at the cost of your deposit, insurance, stamp duty and registration fees.

  • Help with deposits - Scottish protection schemes

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/advice_topics/paying_for_a_home/deposits

    Most private landlords or letting agents ask for a deposit if you're renting.Find out what a deposit's for, help to pay your deposit, and what to do if you have trouble getting your deposit back.|Most private landlords or letting agents ask for a deposit if you're renting.Find out what a deposit's for, help to pay your deposit, and what to do if you have trouble getting your deposit back.|Most private landlords or letting agents ask for a deposit if you're renting.Find out what a deposit's for, help to pay your deposit, and what to do if you have trouble getting your deposit back.

  • Crofters' rights and responsibilities

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/advice_topics/renting_rights/crofters_rights

    Crofting tenants have secure rights to stay on their land, but they also have a responsibility to use the land well. This section explains more.|Crofting tenants have secure rights to stay on their land, but they also have a responsibility to use the land well. This section explains more.|Crofting tenants have secure rights to stay on their land, but they also have a responsibility to use the land well. This section explains more.

  • Asylum seekers and refugees

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/advice_topics/finding_a_place_to_live/asylum_seekers_and_refugees

    This section provides information on the housing rights of asylum seekers and refugees in the UK. It gives advice on how to access support from the UK Border Agency.|This section provides information on the housing rights of asylum seekers and refugees in the UK. It gives advice on how to access support from the UK Border Agency.|This section provides information on the housing rights of asylum seekers and refugees in the UK. It gives advice on how to access support from the UK Border Agency.

  • Evictions and moving out

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/guides/social_housing/evictions_and_moving_out

    You can get advice from Shelter Scotland's free housing advice helpline 0808 800 4444. ... It's very important that you complete a minute of recall form correctly, call our free housing advice helpline on 0808 800 4444 to speak to an adviser who will

  • Overview of rights and responsibilities

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/advice_topics/renting_rights/about_your_tenancy_rights/overview_of_rights_and_responsibilities

    Whatever kind of tenancy you have, you and your landlord have certain rights and responsibilities. This page gives an overview of what these are.|Whatever kind of tenancy you have, you and your landlord have certain rights and responsibilities. This page gives an overview of what these are.|Whatever kind of tenancy you have, you and your landlord have certain rights and responsibilities. This page gives an overview of what these are.

  • Eviction of crofting tenants

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/advice_topics/eviction/eviction_of_crofting_tenants

    In certain circumstances, crofters can be evicted. Find out what your rights are and what you might be able to do to avoid eviction from your croft.|In certain circumstances, crofters can be evicted. Find out what your rights are and what you might be able to do to avoid eviction from your croft.|In certain circumstances, crofters can be evicted. Find out what your rights are and what you might be able to do to avoid eviction from your croft.

  • Housing benefit while you are away from home

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/advice_topics/paying_for_a_home/housing_benefit/housing_benefit_while_you_are_away_from_home

    You might get housing benefit if you are away from home, with certain conditions. Check if you're eligible and how long you might be able to claim housing benefit for.|You might get housing benefit if you are away from home, with certain conditions. Check if you're eligible and how long you might be able to claim housing benefit for.|You might get housing benefit if you are away from home, with certain conditions. Check if you're eligible and how long you might be able to claim housing benefit for.

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