Shared repairs and maintenance


If you live in a tenement, or upper and lower villa, as well as maintaining your own home, you and your neighbours are responsible for the upkeep of the common or shared areas in or around the building.

Edinburgh Shared Repairs Service 

We offer free advice and information to help you organise repairs to the shared or common areas of their properties.  You can find our contact details below.

Tenement toolkit

Our tenement toolkit is a step-by-step guide to help you organise your repairs with practical templates and checklists that you can use for your repair project. 

You can download the toolkit below or if you would like us to send you a pack, please email us

Emergency repairs

Find out who to contact if your building is unsafe or if it is an emergency.  Please note door entry systems are not treated as an emergency you can download the guidance to find out more.

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