On 26 May 2020 the Coronavirus (Scotland) (No.2) Act was given Royal Assent.
In our previous blog we discussed the emergency and temporary legislative changes to residential tenancy law made by the Coronavirus (Scotland) Act 2020 in response to the coronavirus outbreak.
This new Act seeks to implement further emergency measures.
What does the Act do?
- Introduces pre-action requirements
- Early termination of student tenancies
- Creates a new Council Tax exemption
Pre-action requirements in the Private Rented Sector
The Act introduces the concept of pre-action requirements