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  • Permanent accommodation

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/advice_topics/homelessness/help_from_the_councils_housing_department/permanent_accommodation

    If you pass the council's homelessness tests, you'll be offered a permanent home. Find out what this means and what to do if you're not happy with the offer.|If you pass the council's homelessness tests, you'll be offered a permanent home. Find out what this means and what to do if you're not happy with the offer.|If you pass the council's homelessness tests, you'll be offered a permanent home. Find out what this means and what to do if you're not happy with the offer.

  • Checklists

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/downloads_and_tools/checklists

    Loads to think about? Don't forget the essentials.

  • Flowcharts

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/downloads_and_tools/flowcharts

    Baffled by the law? Get a visual overview.

  • Living Together - Common Law Rights

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/advice_topics/families_and_households/living_together

    If you live with a partner your cohabitation rights depend on if you rent or own your home and if you are married or in a civil partnership. There's no common law marriage in Scotland.|If you live with a partner your cohabitation rights depend on if you rent or own your home and if you are married or in a civil partnership. There's no common law marriage in Scotland.|If you live with a partner your cohabitation rights depend on if you rent or own your home and if you are married or in a civil partnership. There's no common law marriage in Scotland.

  • Documents for rented properties

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/downloads_and_tools/documents_for_rented_properties

    Download the Shelter Scotland template inventory, rent book and lodger agreement.

  • Other housing costs

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

    Other costs involved when you live in rented accommodation or own your own home. Unfortunately your rent or mortgage is only the start of it!|Other costs involved when you live in rented accommodation or own your own home. Unfortunately your rent or mortgage is only the start of it!|Other costs involved when you live in rented accommodation or own your own home. Unfortunately your rent or mortgage is only the start of it!

  • How to prevent or stop an eviction

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

    Whatever stage eviction proceedings are at, here's what you can do to delay, stop or prevent an eviction if your tenancy is at risk. You may also be able to be rehoused by the council if you are at risk of homelessness.|Whatever stage eviction proceedings are at, here's what you can do to delay, stop or prevent an eviction if your tenancy is at risk. You may also be able to be rehoused by the council if you are at risk of homelessness.|Whatever stage eviction proceedings are at, here's what you can do to delay, stop or prevent an eviction if your tenancy is at risk. You may also be able to be rehoused by the council if you are at risk of homelessness.

  • Adapting your home for a disability

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/advice_topics/repairs_and_bad_conditions/adapting_your_home

    Your home may not be suitable if you can't get around or use all the facilities. You may be able to get adaptations done to solve this problem - grants may be available.|Your home may not be suitable if you can't get around or use all the facilities. You may be able to get adaptations done to solve this problem - grants may be available.|Your home may not be suitable if you can't get around or use all the facilities. You may be able to get adaptations done to solve this problem - grants may be available.

  • Death in the household

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/advice_topics/families_and_households/death_in_the_household

    This section looks at your housing rights if a member of your household dies. Your rights depend on if you rent or own your home, and what arrangements the person made before they died.|This section looks at your housing rights if a member of your household dies. Your rights depend on if you rent or own your home, and what arrangements the person made before they died.|This section looks at your housing rights if a member of your household dies. Your rights depend on if you rent or own your home, and what arrangements the person made before they died.

  • Information for landlords

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

    This section contains essential information for landlords, to help you understand your rights and responsibilities and the rights and responsibilities of your tenants.|This section contains essential information for landlords, to help you understand your rights and responsibilities and the rights and responsibilities of your tenants.|This section contains essential information for landlords, to help you understand your rights and responsibilities and the rights and responsibilities of your tenants.

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