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Development Trusts Association Wales:

Working together for a brighter future for Wales.



Join the national network of community and social businesses working together for a brighter future for Wales.



View the latest news and events from DTA Wales and our members.



Explore our programmes.

  • We support our members with resources, expert advice and money saving initiatives.

  • We work collaboratively with a range of partners to design and deliver projects that support our vision of a vibrant Wales made up of empowered and resilient communities. 

  • We champion the work of our members and advocate for greater recognition of their work at a local and national level. 

  • We hold and cultivate the network of community and social businesses across Wales, seeking opportunities for mutual support, innovation and collaboration both within this network and with others wherever possible. 

  • We deliver services and consultancy for our members, commissioners and public bodies. 

Become a DTA Wales member today!

Coming Up…

Development Trusts Association Scotland Conference (Glasgow)

August 27, 2024 – August 28, 2024 @ All Day –

Our sister organisation in Scotland – Development Trusts Association Scotland – are hosting their annual conference at Glasgow Caledonian University.

Join DTA Wales Today!

Become part of the national network for community and social businesses

working together for a brighter future for Wales.


Choose the right annual package for you.


  • Newsletter
  • Member-only Facebook group
  • Free job and event listings
  • Profile page on website

Perfect if you want to be part of our network but not access services, or are just starting out and aren’t sure what you need yet.



Network package plus…

  • 1:1 Advice
  • Energy and insurance brokerage
  • Free HR and legal Support
  • Organisational health-check
  • Preferential consultancy rates
  • Free or discounted training and events
  • Vote at AGM

Perfect if you want to access our resource library, an annual 1:1 with our staff, access to our money-saving initiatives, or want HR or legal advice.

Member Plus


Essentials package plus…

  • Pre-paid consultancy
  • Crisis support
  • Conference ticket
  • Free training events

Perfect if you need more intensive support or want a dedicated staff member or consultant to work with you on a project or problem.

Our Members

To join just complete the online application form and agree with our Value Statement.

Unsure what package is best for you?