On 1 December 2017 a new type of tenancy – the private residential tenancy – came into force. It replaces assured and short assured tenancy agreements for all new tenancies. Any existing short assured and assured tenancies will continue, but new tenancies granted from December 2017 will be private residential tenancies.
Private residential tenancy: guides for landlords and tenants.
The Scottish Government have developed guides for landlords and tenants about the private residential tenancy alongside the online facility to create a private residential tenancy agreement
- Private residential tenancies: tenant’s guide
- Private residential tenancies: landlord’s guide
- Online model private residential tenancy agreement