Information about council house repair timescales.
General repair timescales
|Type of repair||Example||Timescale|
|10 working days|
|20 working days|
|1 - Emergency||Within 2 hours|
|2 - Urgent||By the end of the working day|
|3 - Arranged repairs||Within 1 working week|
Right to repair or qualifying repairs
This is a Scottish Government scheme. It states that certain repairs that cost under £350 should be carried out quickly.
Depending on how urgent the repair is, this is usually 1, 3 or 7 working days.