Property Factors

Where applications are made under section 17 of the Property Factors (Scotland) Act 2011, the tribunal will normally adopt an informal and flexible approach with a view to seeking to resolve property factor disputes as simply as possible.

To help homeowners and property factors to understand their rights and duties in relation to legislation we have provided the relevant links below:

Property Factors (Scotland) Act 2011

The Property Factors Code of Conduct (Scotland) Order 2012

The First-tier Tribunal for Scotland Housing and Property Chamber (Procedure) Regulations 2016

The Property Factors (Scotland) Act 2011 (Commencement No. 1) Order 2011

The Property Factors (Scotland) Act 2011 (Commencement No. 2 and Transitional) Order 2012

Property Factors (Registration) (Scotland) Regulations 2012

Tenement (Scotland) Act 2004

Title Conditions (Scotland) Act 2003

Consumer Focus Guide (please note that this guide has not been updated to take into account the Property Factor's (Scotland) Act 2011 and therefore should be considered general guidance only).

Housing Scotland Act 2014 - Please note Section 96(2) of this Act came into effect on 20 November 2014.