1. Progress report

    13 Jan 2022

    Scottish Housing Market Review – Q4 2021

    Scottish housing market bulletins collating a range of statistics on house prices, housing market activity, cost and availability of finance and repossessions.

  2. Consultation paper

    20 Dec 2021

    A New Deal for Tenants - draft strategy: consultation

    We are consulting on the draft A New Deal for Tenants - rented sector strategy, which seeks to improve accessibility, affordability choices and standards across the whole rented sector in Scotland.  

  3. Consultation paper

    17 Dec 2021

    Prevention of homelessness duties: consultation

    Joint Scottish Government and COSLA consultation on the proposals for new prevention of homelessness duties. This consultation creates an opportunity for individuals and organisations to have their say on changes to the homelessness system in Scotland.

  4. Progress report

    09 Nov 2021

    Veterans and Armed Forces community: Scottish Government support 2021

    This report highlights our continuing support for the Veterans and Armed Forces community in Scotland and provides an update on this year’s achievements and work undertaken to improve support and access to services for our Armed Forces, Veterans and their families.

  5. Progress report

    07 Oct 2021

    Ending Homelessness Together: annual report 2021

    Annual report setting out the progress made in the last 12 months by national government, local government and third sector partners against actions in the Ending Homelessness Together action plan.

  6. Statistics

    05 Oct 2021

    Housing Options (PREVENT1) Statistics in Scotland: 2020/21

    This statistics bulletin provides information on Housing Options services in Scotland in the period from 1 April 2020 to 31 March 2021. It includes information on the number of approaches made, as well as details on the reasons for the approaches made, the activities undertaken, and the outcomes.

  7. Consultation paper

    02 Aug 2021

    Islands bond: consultation

    The Scottish Government has made a commitment to developing an Islands Bond - offering 100 bonds of up to £50,000 to young people and families to stay in or to move to islands currently threatened by depopulation. This consultation is inviting comments to inform the development of this policy.

  8. Research and analysis

    17 Mar 2021

    Homelessness and Universal Credit: research report

    A range of literature indicates that various features of Universal Credit can result in homelessness and a number of correlations between homelessness and Universal Credit can be observed in the data.

  9. Strategy/plan

    08 Oct 2020

    Ending homelessness together: updated action plan - October 2020

    Updated Ending Homelessness Together action plan, outlining how national government, local government and third sector partners will work together on our shared ambition to end homelessness. It has been revised to reflect actions needed in response to the global coronavirus pandemic.

  10. Statistics

    27 Aug 2020

    Homelessness in Scotland: 2019 to 2020

    This statistics bulletin provides information on homelessness in Scotland in the period from 1 April 2019 to 31 March 2020, alongside historical data.

  11. Advice and guidance

    07 Nov 2019

    Homelessness: code of guidance

    Code of guidance to help guide local authorities in their duties to assist people who are threatened with or who are experiencing homelessness.

  12. Strategy/plan

    03 Jun 2015

    Joint Housing Delivery Plan for Scotland

    Plan identifying priority actions agreed upon by housing sector representatives to ensure we are able to deliver the objectives set out in our housing strategies.