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Practical implications of the changes to Industrial and Provident Society legislation in 2014

Our Head of Advice and Policy, Helen Barber, has produced a useful briefing on key changes to Industrial and Provident Society legislation this year.

This includes:

Social Economy Alliance

In 2014, the Social Economy Alliance is asking co-operatives to feed in to their manifesto that sets out social and economic policy recommendations for the next Government. 

Shoplifting - does your co-operative have need for a policy?

Linda Barlow provides the June blog on legal and governance issues.  The subject this month, is the law on shoplifting and to assist co-operatives to develop some best practice guidelines in this area.

Co-operatives Bill - The week after the week before

It has been a week since Prime Minister, David Cameron made the historic announcement that the legislation relating to co-operatives will be consolidated into one Act.  As we float down from cloud nine it is a good opportunity to reflect on what it may mean for co-operatives and the co-operative movement more generally.

 

Introducing Rebecca Willis and Jenny Willis

It’s going to be an exciting and challenging year for energy co-operatives. With the Feed in Tariff yet to be decided, plans for an energy co-operatives manifesto and the next stage of The Co-operative’s Support Clean Energy campaign, we want to make sure that we can continue to represent your needs at a national level.

 

Updating Industrial and Provident Society Legislation (IPS) - Status Report November 2011

It has been widely acknowledged by government and the sector that Industrial and Provident Society legislation, the traditional legal form for co-operatives, and its regulatory framework is in need of modernisation. Co-operatives UK along with other bodies in the movement, such as ABCUL and the Co-operative Party, have been pro-actively working on its modernisation for some time.

This report details the progress that has been made so far.

 

Feed in tariffs scheme: Phase one

This consultation is from the Department of Energy and Climate Change.

This consultation invites comments on the Government’s proposals for the tariff levels available for renewable el

Updating Industrial and Provident Society (IPS) Legislation - Status Report

It has been widely acknowledged that Industrial and Provident Society legislation, and its regulatory framework is in need of modernisation. Co-operatives UK along with other bodies in the movement, such as ABCUL and the Co-operative Party, have been pro-actively working on its modernisation for some time.

This report details the progress that has been made so far.

Co-operatives UK policy framework

Our Policy Framework sets out the way we approach policy as an organisation in terms of processes, attitudes and priorities, to maximise our impact with the resources we have to hand.

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