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Landlord Obligations

We want to ensure Landlords are undertaking their rental property obligations. It’s not a new regulation and most of you will be completing these. The 12 landlord obligation questions are asked during the application process and will help you check that all your obligations are being actioned. We may contact you for further evidence or confirmation of the following:-

  • Gas safety
  • Electrical safety
  • Electrical appliance test
  • Fire, smoke and heat detection
  • Carbon monoxide detection
  • Public water supply
  • Private water supply (if not supplied by Scottish Water)
  • Energy performance
  • Legionella risk assessment
  • Rental property insurance
  • Common repairs
  • Tenancy deposit

Further information

Landlord Registration Fees
  • Principal Fee: £66
  • Property Fee: £15 (per rental property)
  • Late Application Fee: £132 - further information

Discounts are available for:

  • landlords who own properties in more than one local authority area (applies to online applicants only)
  • joint owners
  • landlords who have a House of Multiple Occupancy (HMO) licences
  • Scottish charities



Last updated: Tuesday, March 31, 2020 4:29 PM