Have YOUR say on how disputes are settled between you and your private landlord!

At Shelter Scotland, we’re too used to hearing about disputes between tenants and private landlords or letting agents. When these relationships break down often the only thing that can bring about a resolution is an independent decision-maker. This is why it is so important that the Scottish Government has introduced a new tribunal to help […]

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Health, cold homes, and fuel poverty: can we prescribe affordable warmth?

The health implications of fuel poverty are well understood and widely accepted.  Health, fuel poverty and cold homes are inextricably linked and the relationship is bi-directional: poor health increases susceptibility to fuel poverty, and fuel poverty can result in poor health.  Certain aspects of medical care also exacerbate the consequences of not being able to […]

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