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Free events to help Scottish agents get to grips with new regulation

Thursday 26 January 2017

There is just 12 months to go until letting agent regulation comes into force in Scotland.

The register of lettings agents will commence in Scotland on 31 January 2018. Make sure your business is ready! 

To help you understand what you need to do to prepare and how the legislation will affect you, we are holding a series of free events aimed at ensuring you are compliant before the start date. 

Booking is essential. Spaces are limited so please register your interest with Daryl McIntosh:

Email: darylmcintosh@arla.co.uk or Tel: 07714 520 875

EVENT DATES AND DETAILS

Date: Thursday 2 February
Time: 8:30 - 9:30 or 12:30 - 13:30
Venue: Park Inn by Radisson, Aberdeen, AB11 6EQ
Cost: Free
Refreshments: Tea, coffee and biscuits will be available

Date: Wednesday 22 February
Time: 9:00 - 10:00 or 12:30 - 13:30
Venue: DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Dundee, DD2 5JT
Cost: Free
Refreshments: Tea, coffee and biscuits will be available

Date: Thursday 23 February
Time: 9:00 - 10:00 or 12:30 - 13:30
Venue: Inverness Caledonian Stadium, IV1 1FF
Cost: Free
Refreshments: Tea, coffee and biscuits will be available

Date: Wednesday 8 March
Time: 9:00 - 10:00
Venue: Best Western County House Selkirk, TD7 5SL
Cost: Free
Refreshments: Tea, coffee and biscuits will be available

Date: Thursday 9 March
Time: 9:00 - 10:00 or 12:30 - 13:30
Venue: Novotel Edinburgh Park Hotel, EH11 4DG
Cost: Free
Refreshments: Tea, coffee and biscuits will be available