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What is a Lodger Agreement for Scotland?
A Lodger Agreement for Scotland is a type of common law tenancy where the lodger shares the property with the landlord but has exclusive possession of their room. A common law tenancy arises if the occupier lives in the same property as the landlord but has exclusive possession of part of the property. Lodger Agreements for Scotland should be used by residential, live-in landlords who want to rent out a room in their home in Scotland.
This document is for Scotland only.
When should I use a Lodger Agreement for Scotland?
Use this Lodger Agreement for Scotland:
to rent out a room in your property to a lodger
if you are a resident landlord
if you are sharing the property’s common areas with the lodger
only for property located in Scotland