Short Term Lets

pink tree blossom on Orwell Place
Photo credit: GDCC

The following information is sourced from the City of Edinburgh Council website:

“A short term let is a property which is let out to visitors on a commercial basis for short periods of time. Often the whole property is let as holiday accommodation. In other cases, the host will continue to live in the property and let out a room or rooms to visitors.” (Source: City of Edinburgh Council)

How to report a problem with a short term let

Report a problem with a short term let to planning

Report ongoing noise or anti-social behaviour issues

How to register a short term let

If you are Gorgie or Dalry resident thinking about registering a short term let, please see the City of Edinburgh Council best practice checklist for short term letting (PDF, 119 KB) for guidance on permissions, safety, and management.

If you would like to get in touch with us about any short term lets in Gorgie and Dalry, please email gorgiedalrycommunitycouncil@gmail.com