Sport England Community Use Agreement

Such cases may include where securing and/or improving the Community is proposed as one of the appropriate alternative and/or reduction measures, where existing playgrounds or other sports facilities could be affected. This mitigation may be necessary so that we cannot formally oppose or withdraw our objection to a proposed development. This community use agreement template, developed with the law firm Field Fisher Waterhouse LLP, reflects our extensive knowledge and recent practice in creating, implementing and managing AUC. This is a basis for the development of agreements for a number of different educational institutions. Many educational institutions have very good sports facilities, often underused outside of normal schooling. That`s why we strive to increase the availability of sports facilities to the wider community if they are not used by the primary user. This AUC, developed in collaboration with Field Fisher Waterhouse LLP, is based on an in-depth knowledge of the latest practices in the creation, implementation and management of AUCs. It is to serve as a basis for the development of agreements for a number of educational institutions. It may be appropriate to modify this standard template where necessary to refer to appropriate local partners to reflect local priorities, objectives and circumstances. When the model is used, the AUC must be developed in consultation with the parties before being completed Many educational institutions, including schools of all kinds, academies and sports schools, have very good sports facilities, often unused outside normal school periods.

That`s why we strive to promote the opening of sports facilities to the wider community if the primary user doesn`t need it. To contribute to this, we have developed a model for a AUC that provides a clear basis for establishing agreements for individual schools, universities and academies. When an educational institution decides that its sports facilities are available to the Community, it is useful to formalize this agreement with a Community Use Agreement (AUC). This describes how the agreement works and should normally cover issues such as availability periods, management agreements and pricing policy. Agreement on the Use of the Community (PDF 281.5KB) Proforma Agreement on Community Use It may be appropriate to amend this standard if necessary in order to refer to appropriate local partners and to reflect local priorities, objectives and circumstances. If the model is used, the AUC must be developed in consultation with the parties before being finalized. We play a crucial role in promoting greater opportunities for active sport and recreation for local communities There will be other cases where we may not need AUC, but we will propose to develop one to ensure safety and clarity on intentions for access to the community. This should help to ensure well-managed and safe access for the Community to sports facilities at educational institutions. . . .

In carrying out our role as planning advisor, we may require that a AUC be submitted, approved and implemented in order to overcome our potential objection to a request. . Fees for public utility rents For non-profit organizations. Under these conditions, we recommend that a AUC be ensured by a building permit condition for development. A AUC signed by all significant parties is required in such cases. A proposed condition is included in our modeling conditions document above….