News and campaigns

Covid-19 current information

The SAL team is working to represent our members’ views and assist where needed, with the many devastating health, social, personal and economic effects of the current Covid-19 crisis. We are here to provide the most up to date information and guidance for our...

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Received a subject access request?

Now that it is free for individuals to make a subject access request for the personal data a landlord or letting agent holds on them, we are getting more and more advice queries on how to deal with such requests. You must respond and provide all the personal data you...

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Free mock housing mediation session: 16 June

Strathclyde Housing Mediation Project invite members to observe a”Mock Housing Mediation Session” on Wednesday 16 June at 11.00am – 12noon. This is an external event run by the Strathclyde project. This event is free with registration required via...

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Strathclyde Housing Mediation Project

Disputes between landlords and tenants in the private rented sector are always challenging; during a pandemic they are especially fraught.  Economic insecurity and heightened anxiety mean disagreements can escalate into major disputes, and the Scottish...

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Member news: Rock Trust launches Green Action Plan

Youth Homelessness Charity launches first Green Action Plan ahead of World Environment Day 2021 Scottish Youth Homelessness Charity, Rock Trust, publishes their first Green Action Plan 2021-22 to demonstrate their commitment to sustainability and improving the health,...

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Parliamentary affairs

Information about the Scottish Parliament, the UK Parliament and Scottish local government including how to contact your elected representatives.