One stop shop for Landlord and Short Term Letting Licencing Requirements

Hassle free testing and home maintenance for clients throughout Argyll. For more information, please get in touch with us.

Argyll Testing & Home Maintenance assists owners with Short Term Lets (STL) and Landlords to comply with legislation that is applicable to allow them to continue trading in Scotland. allowing properties to be maintained or managed in their absence.

The change of law coming into effect October 2022 meaning that all Short Term Lets will be required to be licenced by their Local Authority.  Local Authorities had until October 2022 to establish a scheme and existing Hosts/owners had until 1st October 2023 to comply.  This is going to be a huge undertaking for the Local Authority Departments and this mass application just before the deadline has caused a huge 24 week backlog in the processing of the license applications.

Existing STL’s who have submitted their application, paid their fee before this date and have been issued a temporary licence number, can continue to trade as per normal. Existing STL’s who have no full licence or temporary licence or application pending determination, must CEASE trading. New applications CANNOT trade until they receive their licence or face a fine. Argyll Testing and Home Maintenance Ltd undertake/assists with all requirements as set out in the legislation Electrical Installation Compliance Report & PAT testing, All risk assessment by a Competent Person (as per H&S legislation), Energy Performance Certifications.

We are currently the only company currently offering this comprehensive service in within Scotland. Contact our friendly and professional team to discuss your specific requirements.

On the maintenance side, we also undertake painting and decorating, joinery work, electrical work and project management.

You can choose a full licensing advice service or an individual service, depending on your requirements.

All our team member are qualified through:-

  • British Safety Council – Fire Risk Assessment Level 2
  • NEBOSH (National Diploma in Occupational Safety and Health
  • The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents – Legionnaires Risk Assessing, PAT testing.
  • Energy Performance Certification for Selling or Letting Your Property

Professional Advice

Our team have years of experience in the industry, so you can rest assured that your home is in safe hands.

Extensive Knowledge

We are expert and professional, with a wealth of knowledge that allows us to complete jobs to the highest standards.

First-Class Service

We offer a friendly and professional service, and are happy to answer any questions you may have.

“Fantastic service. Clearly a very knowledgable team. Much easier than calling lots of different companies to get the job done! Would definitely recommend this service.”

Contact us

We are the one-stop-stop for your licensing requirements. Don’t waste time calling numerous different companies to get the job done – simply contact our friendly and professional team at Argyll Testing and Home Maintenance.
07765 067770