Tenant Information Packs: Analysis of Consultation Responses

An analysis of views expressed during the consultation on tenant information packs, including views on what information should be contained within the pack and how it should be presented and operate in practice.


No. of respondents = 80

Local Authority = 24
Aberdeen City Council
Aberdeenshire Council
Argyll and Bute Council
City of Edinburgh Council
Clackmannanshire Council
Dundee City Council
East Ayrshire Council
East Dunbartonshire Council
East Lothian Council
East Renfrewshire Council
Falkirk Council
Fife Council
Glasgow City Council
Highland Council
Inverclyde Council
Moray Council
North Lanarkshire Council
Renfrewshire Council
Scottish Borders Council
South Ayrshire Council
South Lanarkshire Council, Community and Enterprise Resources
South Lanarkshire Council, Housing and Technical Resources
Stirling Council
West Lothian Council

Representative bodies = 13
Association of Local Authority Chief Housing Officers
Association of Residential Letting Agents
Chartered Institute of Housing Scotland
Edinburgh University Students' Association
National Landlords' Association Scotland
National Union of Students Scotland
Scotland's Electrical Trade Association (SELECT)
Scottish Accessible Housing Network
Scottish Community Mediation Network
Scottish Council for Single Homeless
Scottish Council on Deafness
Social Landlords Crime and Nuisance Group
Walmer Crescent Association

Agents = 9
Belvoir Lettings Dundee
Belvoir Lettings Falkirk
Bondsave Ltd t/a Braemore Property Management
Countryside Residential Lettings
James Gibb
Malcolm Homes Ltd
Orchard and Shipman
Ryden Lettings
Steyn Lettings

Landlords = 6
Allan Thornton Rentals
Robert Gordon University Accommodation Services
University of Edinburgh
3 further landlords who wished to remain anonymous or did not indicate whether their name could be publicised

Voluntary bodies = 4
Electrical Safety Council
Moray Citizens Advice Bureau, SLAB project
Shelter Scotland

Fire and rescue bodies = 3
Chief Fire Officers Association Scotland
Lothian and Borders Fire and Rescue Services
Strathclyde Fire and Rescue

Legal = 2
Lindsay's solicitors
Turcan Connell

Housing association = 1
Link Group Ltd

Letting agent and landlord = 1
Respondent did not provide details on whether they wished to remain anonymous.

Others = 4
Consumer Focus Scotland
Electoral Registration Committee of the Scottish Assessor's Association
Private Rented Housing Panel
Symington Mackell Chartered Surveyors

13 individuals


Email: Alix Rosenberg

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