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Membership packages

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We’re a network of thousands of businesses – a network that increases in size and influence with each new member. Our range of membership packages cater for the needs of all co‑operatives.

Membership packages

Standard membership

  • Any co‑op or mutual can join Co‑operatives UK for as little as £100 plus VAT a year.
  • Access member‑only content and resources to help you run your co‑op.
  • Talk to our dedicated team of experts and get a 20% discount on tailored advice and consultancy in governance, membership and HR.
  • Priority booking, and a 30% discount for our conferences and training – offering unrivalled professional development.
  • Attend our Co-op Connections networking events – taking place online until we're able to meet in person!
  • Start or take part in member interest groups to share best practice and shape the direction of the co‑operative sector.
  • Discounts and offers from our other members and affinity partners.
  • As a member and co‑owner of Co‑operatives UK, you are able ensure your interests are represented.
  • Our membership team is here to talk to at any time, to connect you with other members or sign‑post you to the support you need.
  • Display our logo on your website and other marketing materials to demonstrate your commitment to the co‑op principles.

Partner membership

  • For larger co‑ops or mutuals (turnover at least £5m), membership starts at £1,000 plus VAT. 
  • Take your place alongside the largest and most influential co‑ops and mutuals in the UK and help shape our strategy.
  • Greater scope to participate in our lobbying, media work and play a direct role in our campaigning.
  • Priority access to and discounts on advice and consultancy from our dedicated team of experts. Our contact package is included as standard.
  • Talk to a dedicated account manager who will ensure you get the most out of membership.
  • Display our logo on your website and other marketing materials to demonstrate your commitment to the co‑op principles.

Associate membership

  • Not a co‑operative or mutual? Looking to do business with our members or want to support our work to grow the co‑operative economy?
  • We welcome anyone with an interest in the ideals of co‑operation.
  • Membership fees for associates are £500 +VAT. Charities receive a 50% discount (£250 +VAT).
  • Display our logo on your website and other marketing materials to demonstrate your commitment to the co‑op principles.
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Add-on packages

Our ‘add-on’ packages provide an extra level of advice and support, giving you direct access to our team of advisers. Click on the links below to find out more.

     

      Access support by phone, email or face-to-face advice from one of our experts in governance, membership, HR, law and finance – whenever you need it – for just £200 + VAT. Terms and conditions apply – find out more.

      • A specialist HR service, catering for the needs of more than 100,000 employees.
      • This membership add‑on provides advice and support on HR law, policy, rewards and benefits.
      • Members taking up the HR package also benefit from significant savings on leading HR products, such as XpertHR.
      • Join our HR Forum to connect with other co‑ops on the important issues of people and culture. Find out more.
      Our co‑operative experts can help
      Get in touch to take out our Contact Package or HR package
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