Useful Links

This Internet advertising portal is widely used within the letting industry in Edinburgh and the Lothians, attracting both tenants and landlords.  They have a new free service where tenants can find new flatmates.

Landlord Registration

It is mandatory for both landlords and properties to be registered with their local Council through a central Government body whose website is accessed through the undernoted link;

Council Tax

Council Tax Bands – find out which council tax band a property is  in

Council tax charges    Check what the charges will be this year and discounts available

Link to change in occupancy for Edinburgh

Link to change in occupancy for East Lothian

Refuse Collection

Follow the undernoted links to your local council webpage where you can obtain information on your local collection days and recycling.


East Lothian

Electrical Safety

Electrical Safety Council – Check out the guidance provided by the Electrical Safety Council specifically for let properties at;

Gas Safety

Gas Safe Website – for up to date gas safety regulations take a look at the information contained in the following website;

Legionella Risk Assessments –

for more information on Landlord’s responsibilities in relation to Legionnaires Disease please click on the link below