Terms & Conditions

Copyright Statement

Copyright in all content on this website, unless stated otherwise, remains with DTA Scotland. No part of this website may be duplicated on any other part of the Internet without permission from DTA Scotland.

The password-protected Members Area allows members to download resources subject to the following conditions:

Downloaded items should not be sold for profit purposes.
Any copyright statements and any branding, including any logos, should remain on any downloaded items.
Permission is granted to make multiple copies for use within your organisation, so long as no charge is made for the copies
Permission is not granted to make copies for any other organisation
Please contact us for clarification of these terms or if you wish to use material outside the permissions given above.

User Accounts

Member trusts are registered as users of the site so that they can edit their Member Network entry. Any personal information supplied to us as part of this registration process will be subject to our Privacy Policy.


Every care is taken to ensure that the information on the DTA Scotland website is accurate at the time of publication. If errors are brought to our attention, we will try to correct them. We accept no responsibility or liability for any loss, damage or inconvenience caused as a result of any error or inaccuracy within this site.

All content submitted to us by members in respect of their Member Network entry is moderated by us. DTA Scotland reserves the right to publish, edit, remove or unpublish any material submitted by any individual or organisation.

We make every endeavour to ensure that information in the Member Network is up-to-date, but rely on our members to keep us informed and cannot be held liable for any inaccurate or misleading information.

The DTA Scotland website contains references to external sources, including links to external sites, over which we have no control. Although every effort is made to check all external sources, links to other web sites imply neither responsibility for, nor endorsement of, the information contained in those other web sites.

Networking & Events

Connect and collaborate through an annual conference, regional events, Community Learning Exchange, and regular peer-to-peer check-in sessions to build relationships and share knowledge.

Training & Resources

Build organisational capacity through strategic review sessions, trustees and company director training, Continuing Professional Development sessions, and access to a wide range of DTAS publications and toolkits covering best practices

Representation & Influencing

Leverage DTAS's role as the voice for development trusts to influence policy, and participate in government consultations, and pilot programs. Amplify your voice at the highest levels.

Advice & Support

Get tailored guidance from dedicated development officers and access expert professional advice on legal matters, to inform and advance your work.

Our Partner DTA Scotland Services

The Community Ownership Support Service (COSS) is funded by the Scottish Government to support community based groups in Scotland take a stake in or ownership of previously publicly owned land or buildings.


Community Shares Scotland is a national organisation that exists to raise awareness of the community shares model and support communities who wish to raise money this way.


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