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  • Eviction by sheriff officers

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

    Most tenants can only be evicted if their landlord gets an eviction order from the court. Your landlord still doesn't have the right to make you leave, but they can get sheriff officers to evict you.|Most tenants can only be evicted if their landlord gets an eviction order from the court. Your landlord still doesn't have the right to make you leave, but they can get sheriff officers to evict you.|Most tenants can only be evicted if their landlord gets an eviction order from the court. Your landlord still doesn't have the right to make you leave, but they can get sheriff officers to evict you.

  • 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 homelessness?

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

    Get Help. If you are homeless, or worried about becoming homeless, you should get advice as early as you can. ... You can get advice from Shelter Scotland's free housing advice helpline on 0808 800 4444, Citizens Advice, your local council or a local

  • Mortgage arrears

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

    If you fall behind with your mortgage payments you could risk losing your home. This section has advice on what you can do if you are having problems paying your mortgage.|If you fall behind with your mortgage payments you could risk losing your home. This section has advice on what you can do if you are having problems paying your mortgage.|If you fall behind with your mortgage payments you could risk losing your home. This section has advice on what you can do if you are having problems paying your mortgage.

  • Housing benefit for students

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

    Most full-time students are not entitled to housing benefit, however there are some exceptions, so check which students can claim housing benefit.|Most full-time students are not entitled to housing benefit, however there are some exceptions, so check which students can claim housing benefit.|Most full-time students are not entitled to housing benefit, however there are some exceptions, so check which students can claim housing benefit.

  • Empty homes and Property guardian schemes

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/advice_topics/neighbourhood_issues/empty_homes

    Own an empty home or have an empty home in your neighbourhood, then get some ideas about getting a property back into use through a property guardian scheme or where to report an empty home.|Own an empty home or have an empty home in your neighbourhood, then get some ideas about getting a property back into use through a property guardian scheme or where to report an empty home.|Own an empty home or have an empty home in your neighbourhood, then get some ideas about getting a property back into use through a property guardian scheme or where to report an empty home.

  • Withholding rent

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/advice_topics/paying_for_a_home/paying_rent/withholding_rent

    Find out about withholding rent from your landlord.If you are considering withholding rent you should know your rights and responsibilities as a tenant.Withholding rent can put you at risk of eviction.|Find out about withholding rent from your landlord.If you are considering withholding rent you should know your rights and responsibilities as a tenant.Withholding rent can put you at risk of eviction.|Find out about withholding rent from your landlord.If you are considering withholding rent you should know your rights and responsibilities as a tenant.Withholding rent can put you at risk of eviction.

  • Helping someone on the streets

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

    During office hours 9-5, you can also call Shelter Scotland’s free housing advice helpline on 0808 800 4444.

  • Discrimination and harassment

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

    What you can do if the council or your landlord treats you less favourably or harrasses you. This could be due to your race, sexual orientation or gender for example.|What you can do if the council or your landlord treats you less favourably or harrasses you. This could be due to your race, sexual orientation or gender for example.|What you can do if the council or your landlord treats you less favourably or harrasses you. This could be due to your race, sexual orientation or gender for example.

  • Eviction of common law tenants

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

    Common law tenants live with their landlord, in halls or stay in council temporary accommodation. Check your tenancy rights against eviction as a common law tenant.|Common law tenants live with their landlord, in halls or stay in council temporary accommodation. Check your tenancy rights against eviction as a common law tenant.|Common law tenants live with their landlord, in halls or stay in council temporary accommodation. Check your tenancy rights against eviction as a common law tenant.