Support at a national level also gives us more backbone – we are part of a wider picture through the Locality network.
- Locality member

Across the country, communities are using important local buildings and spaces to transform the areas where they live.

Community ownership can unleash the power of community

It creates genuine community control, strengthens the local economy, supports community-led regeneration and transforms local services.

But Britain’s public building and spaces are under threat of being sold off for private use and profit.

We’re calling for a funding pot to help local community groups step-in to save public buildings and spaces for everyone through community ownership.

Read our places & spaces report to find out more about why community ownership matters to us all.