Advice and support for private tenants

If you are thinking of renting out a property or renting from a private landlord we can help. We have a dedicated Private Sector Housing Unit which can provide advice and assistance to both private sector tenants and landlords.

We can help you with the following:

  • Landlord registration
  • Finding accommodation
  • Understanding your tenancy agreement
  • Securing a deposit
  • Safety, repairs and energy efficiency
  • New private residential tenancy
  • Empty homes and bringing them back into use

Please contact our Private Sector Housing Unit if you require further advice or assistance on any of the above.

Contact Information

Private Sector Housing Unit
Civic Centre North
John Dickie Street
Telephone: 01563 554584
Telephone: 01563 554560
Telephone: 01563 554583 (Empty Homes Officer)