Asset Transfer

If a club is thinking about taking on an asset (property of some kind) consider the following:

  • Is it necessary?
  • Are there other options available?
  • What benefits would it offer?

Who can help?

The Community Ownership Support Service (COSS) are a Scottish Government-funded programme, set up to help community-based groups in Scotland take on land or building assets for their community. COSS advisors are available to provide guidance through the process. 


The Asset Transfer Route Map, provides a guide through the four phases to asset acquisition. As a starting point, It is advised in the first instance to begin with Getting Started with Asset Transfer, Phase 2 and Phase 3 link closely to The People, The Money and The Business 

Date published: 29 March 2023
Date updated: 17 August 2023


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