Muirhead Activity Centre

59 Central Avenue, Troon KA10 7AZ

Dundonald Gymnastics Club (DGC) SCIO SC048271 have submitted an asset transfer request to purchase the Muirhead Activity Centre and car park.

The proposed use is for the provision of a recreational facility and organisation of recreational activities to improve participation in gymnastics, dance and exercise and the advancement of public participation in sport. Providing access for all with the object of improving the conditions of life for people for whom the facility and activities are intended.

Notice of Meeting

Asset Transfer Request documents and maps

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In accordance with Regulation 7 of The Asset Transfer Request (Procedure) (Scotland) Regulations 2016 – publication of asset transfer requests, the opportunity was provided for representations to be made on the application and for the applicant to respond. The public consultation period has now closed and the timeline for the process is detailed in the following table:

Start Date Action Closing Date
13 February 2019 Formal notice of transfer request displayed at Muirhead Activity Centre and published on Council website providing details of how representation should be made 12 March 2019 (20 working days)
21 March 2019 DGC provided with copy of representations received by the Council and given opportunity to respond in writing. 18 April 2019(20 working days)
23 April 2019 Copies of representations received and written response from DGC and SAC published on Council website ongoing

The representations on the community asset request for Muirhead Activity Centre received by the deadline of 12th March 2019 are published here:

The response from Dundonald Gymnastics Club (DGC) SCIO Charity No. SC048271 to representations was received by the deadline of 18th April 2019 and is published here:

The response from South Ayrshire Council to representations is published here:

Council officers have been in discussion with current users of the centre to identify potential alternative Council and non-Council venues, where the proposed new facility may not be suitable to accommodate their specific requirements (for example, hard court sports). Potential alternative venues have been identified and details provided.