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Common Repair, Common Sense

Common Repair, Common Sense - A guide to the management of tenements in Scotland

Following the change in functions of Consumer Focus Scotland the copyright for their publication Common Repair Common Sense has transferred to the Scottish Government.  These publications were last updated in September 2009 for information on Property Factors please see Chapter 9 - Property Factors (Scotland) Act 2011 below.

Download a short version of A guide to the management of tenements in Scotland

Short Guide - web version

Chapter 1 - Introduction

Chapter 2 - Rights and responsibilities of tenement flat owners

Chapter 3 - Managing the tenement

Chapter 4 - Managing repairs and building maintenance

Chapter 5 - Paying for repairs

Chapter 6 - Dealing with difficulties

Chapter 7 - Where can we get advice?

Chapter 8 - Glossary

Chapter 9 - Property Factors (Scotland) Act 2011

Download A detailed guide to the management of tenements in Scotland