Housing (Scotland) Act 2001

This keyword lists resources about the Housing (Scotland) Act 2001, a major piece of legislation on housing and homelessness in Scotland. It introduces new rights for homeless people and changes to housing allocations policies. Under the Act every local authority must have a homelessness strategy, conduct an assessment of homelessness in the area and provide free advice and temporary accommodation to homeless people. Homeless Pages also lists resources on other aspects of homelessness Legislation.