News and campaigns

Covid-19 current information

The SAL team has worked since the pandemic hit, to represent our members’ views and assist where needed with the many devastating health, social, personal and economic effects of the ongoing Covid-19 crisis. We are here to provide the most up to date information and...

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SafeDeposits Scotland Q&A

Thank you to all the members who attended the recent online events. We were pleased that so many good questions were asked by members to Paula Guthrie from SafeDeposits Scotland. Please remember if you have any questions about any aspect of letting in Scotland, SAL...

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Don’t miss the tax deadline

The tax return deadline has been extended, what does this mean and five last-minute tips for landlordsArticle by GoSimpleTaxYou still need to send HMRC your 2020/21 Self Assessment tax return and pay any tax owed by 31 January, but due to coronavirus they will waive...

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Tenant grant fund update

From day one of the pandemic SAL, as part of the Scottish Government PRS Covid-19 resilience group, lobbied for support for tenants to be able to pay their rent and later for help for them to pay off Covid-19 related rent arrears. We are therefore pleased that the...

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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.