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  • Going to court over an eviction order

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

    What if your landlord applies for an eviction order? From the summons the sheriff court sends you, to what happens in eviction court and what decisions the court can make.|What if your landlord applies for an eviction order? From the summons the sheriff court sends you, to what happens in eviction court and what decisions the court can make.|What if your landlord applies for an eviction order? From the summons the sheriff court sends you, to what happens in eviction court and what decisions the court can make.

  • Disabled people's rights in rented accommodation

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

    If you have disabilities, you will have extra rights to help you deal with landlords and letting agents. See what your rights are and what to do if you feel your landlord is discriminating against you.|If you have disabilities, you will have extra rights to help you deal with landlords and letting agents. See what your rights are and what to do if you feel your landlord is discriminating against you.|If you have disabilities, you will have extra rights to help you deal with landlords and letting agents. See what your rights are and what to do if you feel your landlord is discriminating against you.

  • What kind of tenancy do I have?

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/downloads_and_tools/online_checkers/what_kind_of_tenancy_do_i_have

    To know your rights as a tenant, you need to know what kind of tenancy agreement you have. Our tenancy checker can help you to work out which one you are likely to have.|To know your rights as a tenant, you need to know what kind of tenancy agreement you have. Our tenancy checker can help you to work out which one you are likely to have.

  • In an emergency

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/advice_topics/homelessness/in_an_emergency

    Homeless? Nowhere to sleep tonight? This section explains how you can get help to find somewhere to stay.|Homeless? Nowhere to sleep tonight? This section explains how you can get help to find somewhere to stay.|Homeless? Nowhere to sleep tonight? This section explains how you can get help to find somewhere to stay.

  • Financial support and benefits for parents

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

    How you can get help with housing costs if you are a parent or responsible for bringing up a child. There's also advice on working out which benefits you can claim and other means of support.|How you can get help with housing costs if you are a parent or responsible for bringing up a child. There's also advice on working out which benefits you can claim and other means of support.|How you can get help with housing costs if you are a parent or responsible for bringing up a child. There's also advice on working out which benefits you can claim and other means of support.

  • Accommodation when you're homeless

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/guides/homelessness/accommodation_when_youre_homeless

    council tenancies. housing association tenancies. assured (i.e. long term) tenancies with a private landlord. ... You can call Shelter Scotland's free housing advice helpline 0808 800 4444.

  • Repairs if you rent from the council, a housing association or housing co-op

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/advice_topics/repairs_and_bad_conditions/repairs_if_you_rent_from_the_council_a_housing_association_or_housing_co-op

    Find out your rights if you are a tenant and your home needs repairs. Also explains who has responsibility and what you can do if your landlord doesn't carry out repairs they are responsible for.|Find out your rights if you are a tenant and your home needs repairs. Also explains who has responsibility and what you can do if your landlord doesn't carry out repairs they are responsible for.|Find out your rights if you are a tenant and your home needs repairs. Also explains who has responsibility and what you can do if your landlord doesn't carry out repairs they are responsible for.

  • Renting from a private landlord

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

    Find out your rights if you rent your home from from a private landlord or letting agency.|Find out your rights if you rent your home from from a private landlord or letting agency.|Find out your rights if you rent your home from from a private landlord or letting agency.

  • How do I get a social rented tenancy?

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

    How the council/housing association decide who get priority on their waiting list. ... how much housing there is in your area. how often vacancies come up.

  • What is housing benefit?

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

    Housing benefit can help you pay your rent if you're a council or housing association tenant. Find out what housing benefit is, and if you can claim housing benefit.|Housing benefit can help you pay your rent if you're a council or housing association tenant. Find out what housing benefit is, and if you can claim housing benefit.|Housing benefit can help you pay your rent if you're a council or housing association tenant. Find out what housing benefit is, and if you can claim housing benefit.