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Community Land Scotland

Building local wealth and resilient circular economies

Scotland has a huge opportunity to establish resilient local economies through forthcoming legislation on Community Wealth Building. Securing the principles of Community Wealth Building in law could create vibrant local economies which retain wealth in local areas and can displace the predominately extractive economic system we currently have with one which builds local wealth. 

The five principles of Community Wealth Building are:

Community Wealth Building provides the opportunity to place land reform and community ownership at the heart of the wellbeing economy.

We will demonstrate to government what successful Community Wealth Building looks like through the work of our members. We want any legislation to empower communities to expand existing good practice, enhancing existing community wealth building and fostering new community acquisitions and development projects.

Community Wealth Building can:

Community Wealth Building Resources

Community Wealth Building News