Read Age Scotland's information on Buying retirement housing (PDF, 609 KB).
The Scottish Government's Private Retirement Housing: Code of Practice for Scotland sets out the standards that should be met in the management of private retirement housing in Scotland.
The Scottish Housing Regulator publishes inspection reports about supported housing managed by local councils and housing associations.
Warden services are regulated by Care Inspectorate. Inspection reports and other information about regulated services can be found using the Care Inspectorate's Find a care service.
The information was last updated on: 4th August 2017