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Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations

The Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations is the membership organisation for Scotland's charities, voluntary organisations and social enterprises. Charity registered in Scotland SC003558. Registered office Mansfield Traquair Centre, 15 Mansfield Place, Edinburgh EH3 6BB.

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SafeDeposits Scotland Charitable Trust

Summary

SafeDeposits Scotland Charitable Trust is a grant-giving charity aimed at promoting education, training and best practice in Scotland’s private rented sector. The Trust believes those actively involved in the sector will have innovative and creative ideas to ensure it is the best that it can be for years to come.

It funds projects which promote and facilitate education, training and best practice for landlords, letting agents and tenants. This could include:

  • projects that could help landlords manage their business as well as providing the best practice in customer service
  • practical solutions to ensure all tenants know their rights and are aware of their responsibilities as tenant
  • suggestions on how to resolve disputes in ways which may be more effective than going to court.

Geographical areas funded: Scotland

Fund type

Type of funding:
Grant
Type of cost:
Revenue

Fund award sizes

Annually awarded:
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Notes on award amounts: Premium information

Who can apply

Organisations or individuals can apply. This includes landlords, letting agents and tenants. No applications from local authority or government organisations will be considered. However, they welcome bids from charities that are already in partnership with government organisations.

Exclusions

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When to apply

The trustees meet quarterly to review applications. The last deadline was 8 April 2021.

How to apply

Application form and guidance on the funder website.

Contact information

Activites funded: Housing & shelter Education & training Justice, equality & law

Beneficiaries funded: General public

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Safedeposits Scotland

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