CAT2 Support

DTA Wales supports applicants and grant holders on the Big Lottery Community Asset Transfer 2 (CAT2) Programme.  CAT2 is the flagship Big Lottery Wales programme to enable communities to have more control and influence over their future development. They want to help communities become stronger and more sustainable by assisting them to obtain and develop assets such as land or buildings from individuals, public or private sector organisations to community ownership.

The Big Lottery wants to help communities become stronger and more sustainable by assisting them to obtain and develop assets such as land or buildings. They do this by developing assets transferred from individuals, public or private sector organisations to enterprising organisations that actively involve and benefit the communities they serve

8 projects across Wales have now been funded under the CAT2 Programme.  DTA Wales supported them at application stage, and will continue to support them as they develop and launch their asset projects.  They are:

We also host Learning and Networking events as part of the support contract for the CAT2 groups.  For more information about our first CAT2 Learning Event to Ebbw Vale Institute in May 2017, read the Big Lottery’s Big Blog article here.