Deadline dates

When did deposit protection go live?

In March 2011 The Tenancy Deposit Schemes (Scotland) Regulations 2011 became law.
The dates by which landlords had to pay deposits to an approved scheme and provide information to the tenant varied, depending on when the deposit was received.

1. Deposit received prior to 7 March 2011 and where tenancy renewed on or after 2 October 2012 and before 2 April 2013 (Regulation 47(a)) Within 30 working days of renewal
In any other case (Regulation 47(b)) By 15 May 2013
2. Deposit received on or after 7 March 2011 and before 2 July 2012
(Regulation 48)
By 13 November 2012
3. Deposit received on or after 2 July 2012 and before 2 October 2012
(Regulation 4)
By 13 November 2012
4. Deposit received on or after 2 October 2012
(Regulation 3)
Within 30 working days of the beginning of the tenancy

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