Assets to nominate

These examples give an indication of the types of assets which may be defined as having community value.

Sport, recreation and culture

  • cinemas
  • libraries
  • museums or heritage sites
  • parks and open green spaces
  • sports and leisure centres
  • theatres

Community services

  • community centres
  • youth centres

Health, education and community safety

  • health centres, surgeries and hospitals
  • day care centres, residential care homes
  • nurseries and schools
  • children’s centres

Any economic use which would no longer be easily available if that service stopped

  • village shops
  • pubs
  • markets

A full list of exemptions and definitions are listed in The Assets of Community Value (England) Regulations 2012.