Short Term Lets
The Civic Government (Scotland) Act 1982 (Licensing of Short-term Lets) Order 2022 came into force on 1 March 2022 to require short-term lets to be licensed. From 1 October 2022, new hosts and operators will require to have a licence and will not be permitted to take bookings or receive guests until they obtain a licence. If hosts and operators have already been using their property to provide short-term lets before 1 October 2022, they will have until 1 April 2023 to apply for a licence and will be able to operate in the meantime by continuing to advertise and promote their premises, take bookings and receive guests while their application is processed.
Click the links on this page to find more information on short term let licencsing.