Research

Research

Research has been carried out on community asset ownership by various organisations.  Below are links to some of these available.

DTAS – Baseline Report - Through this study, Development Trusts Association Scotland (DTAS) has sought to establish the current scale and nature of community ownership of assets across Scotland as at 2012. The research was conducted by DTAS’ Community Ownership Support Service (COSS). 

Community Land Scotland Pilot Study of Social Impacts of Community Land Ownership 2015 – Community Land Scotland commissioned this small piece of work to be able to explore a potential and practical working methodology through which to test how it may be possible to explore and measure dimensions of social benefits deriving from community ownership.

Big Lottery – research is currently being commissioned.

Related Resources

Community Ownership in Scotland - A Baseline Study

Through this study, Development Trusts Association Scotland (DTAS) has sought to establish the current scale and nature of community ownership of assets across Scotland. The research was conducted by DTAS’ Community Ownership Support Service (COSS). 

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