Scottish Water

Provides 1.3 billion litres of drinking water and takes away 840 million litres of waste water every day. Find out about your charges, water quality and how to use less water and energy in your home.


Building your own home

A guide to the whole process of building your home, from design and land purchase to builder hire, the build process itself and reclaiming VAT.

Non-domestic rates guidance

Non-domestic rates in Scotland, including calculating your rates bill, how to qualify for relief (discount) schemes and appeals.

Staying safe in winter weather

Information on keeping safe during winter weather. Includes travelling, grit bins, loss of utilities, frozen or burst pipes and snow and flooding.