Publication - Advice and guidance

Community right to buy abandoned, neglected or detrimental land: information leaflet for community bodies

Published: 31 Oct 2018

An overview of the community right to buy abandoned, neglected or detrimental land process for community bodies, landowners and other interested parties regarding applications.

12 page PDF

506.3 kB

12 page PDF

506.3 kB

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Community right to buy abandoned, neglected or detrimental land: information leaflet for community bodies
Resources Available To All Parties

12 page PDF

506.3 kB

Resources Available To All Parties

The Scottish Government’s Right to Buy website has a number of useful tools:

– A model Articles of Association to set up a CB as a Company Limited by Guarantee (CLBG).

– A model Constitution to set up a CB as a Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation (SCIO).

– A downloadable application form in Word and Adobe PDF format to submit an application.

– A comprehensive Guidance document with sections for CBs, landowners and third parties.

– A link to the Register of Application by Community Bodies to Buy Land (RoACBL) which contains all the Community Right to Buy ANDL applications and associated documents.

– A link to the online mapping tool which communities can use to identify land for which their CB wishes to apply for consent to exercise a right to buy, and to define the CB’s local community.

– Links to other resources such as the primary and secondary legislation, information on funding etc.


Contact

Email: Community Land Team