Community asset transfer involves the transfer of ownership and/or management of land or buildings from a statutory body like the council to a community-based organisation or group at less than market value for local social, economic or environmental benefit.

Guidance

Asset advancement policy

How to apply for an asset transfer

Download and fill in the application form and statement of understanding

Clock Completing this form takes around 1 hour.

Paperclip You must include a number of documents to support your application. The form will guide you through what supporting evidence you require.

Download application form

After you've applied

Subject to an invitation from the local authority you will need to develop a business case to show that the community is capable of maintaining and operating the land or building into the future.