Reading Time: 4 minutes SPICe has recently received a number of enquiries about smart meters. This blog explores some of the issues around the technology, and its introduction to homes and businesses.
Reading Time: 4 minutes This blog looks at a recent Court of Session case on whether it is legal to change the locks of asylum seekers when their asylum claims are refused
Reading Time: 4 minutes This blog examines the impact of extending the unsuitable accommodation order for homeless people.
Reading Time: 4 minutes One of the barriers to accessing homelessness services – priority need – was abolished in 2012. However, if a person is homeless, the local authority
Reading Time: 4 minutes A look at the background to Home Reports and some of the main enquiries SPICe receives about them.
Reading Time: 7 minutes A look at 20 years of housing in the Scottish Parliament.