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Private sector housing team

Find out about the private sector housing team.

The private sector housing team provide additional support services to homeowners, landlords and tenants, but do not manage factoring services. 

The team has responsibility for a range of functions aimed at improving private sector housing, including:

  • applying the terms of the Housing (Scotland) Act 2006
  • providing support and advice to private tenants
  • various duties relating to landlords

The scheme of assistance

The scheme of assistance offers help and advice to people who need to carry out repair and improvement work on their homes. It offers a wide range of services and aims to encourage homeowners to take responsibility for the condition of their homes. 

pdf icon Read our statement of assistance [78kb]

Housing adaptations

The private sector team have recently produced a housing adaptations leaflet to provide advice for those who need further information on:

  • adaptations
  • housing options
  • Care and Repair services
  • Health and Social Care Partnership (HSCP) assessments

pdf icon Read our housing adaptations leaflet [210kb]


Private sector housing team

Phone: 0141 577 8362


Related information 

Factoring services

Landlord registration

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