Getting into rent arrears can be distressing. But don't ignore the situation. If you don't take action to pay back what you owe, you could end up losing your home.
Read these pages to find out what you can do to stop yourself being evicted for rent arrears.
Information about checking whether you are responsible for rent arrears, checking for entitlement to housing benefit and other sources of help.
Information about rent arrears and how to pay them back, including sources of help, talking to your landlord, checking whether the amount of rent you have to pay is correct and agreeing a repayment plan.
Information about the procedure a landlord must follow in order to take a public sector tenant to court for rent arrears and eviction, the court hearing and what decisions the sheriff can make.
Information about the procedure a landlord must follow in order to take a private sector tenant to the First-tier Tribunal for rent arrears and eviction, the tribunal hearing and what decisions the tribunal can make.
A fact sheet on what to do if you have rent arrears, how to try to avoid being evicted and where to get further help.