Scotland Short Scottish Secure Tenancy Agreement


Let rental units to tenants with this Short Scottish Secure Tenancy Agreement, in accordance with the Housing (Scotland) Act 2001.

  • The tenancy runs for a specified period of time, but if neither party terminates the tenancy, it will be automatically renewed for the same period. In some circumstances, the tenancy will automatically convert to a Scottish secure tenancy after 12 months.
  • The council will consult the tenant prior to any increase in rent or service charges.
  • The tenant is responsible for keeping the property clean and in good order.
  • The tenant must take his/her turn with the other tenants in keeping the common parts clean and tidy.
  • If the tenant has exclusive use of a garden, the tenant must maintain it and keep it tidy. If the garden is shared with other tenants, they must all take turns to maintain it.
  • The council is responsible for keeping the property wind and watertight, tenantable and fit for human habitation.
  • One pet is allowed without the council's permission, unless the dwelling is a sheltered housing property or flat. Certain animals are not allowed under any circumstances.
  • Tenants must not engage in harassment or anti-social behaviour, which could result in the tenancy being ended.
  • The tenant may take in lodgers, sub-let the property, assign or exchange the tenancy only with the council's written permission.
  • Circumstances under which the tenancy will convert to a Scottish secure tenancy.

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Last Updated: 14-Apr-2016