Scottish Letting Agent Register open for applications
With a deadline of 1st October 2018 the Scottish Letting Agent Register is now open for applications. All letting agents or property professionals, working or managing property in Scotland now need to understand the Letting Agent Code of Practice and join the Scottish Letting Agent Register.
The code makes it mandatory for businesses to have Client Money Protection and covers the following:
- the standards of practice for those performing letting agency functions;
- the handling of landlords’ and tenants’ money, and
- the requirement for professional indemnity insurance.
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