Rent

Rent Applications

The First-tier Tribunal for Scotland (Housing and Property Chamber) has jurisdiction to determine issues relating to the amount of rent paid by a tenant in certain circumstances.

It can consider applications by tenants of Short Assured and Statutory Assured tenancies who wish to:

i. have the Housing and Property Chamber assess their current rent (Short Assured); or

ii.object to a new rent proposed by their landlord on form AT2 (Statutory Assured).

Also, the tribunal has jurisidiction to determine applications by  tenants and landlords who wish to appeal a decision by a Rent Officer about a regulated tenancy rent.

Finally, the tribunal has jurisdiction to determine applications by  tenants or landlords seeking to have the proposed terms of a new statutory assured tenancy assessed.

Please use the “In this section” menu to view and download an application form, read further guidance or search previous decisions.