Cross Party Group on Co‑operatives

The Cross Party Group on Co-operatives brings politicians and those interested in the co-operative policy agenda together to share understanding of co-operative enterprises.

The meeting is held three to four times per year in the Scottish Parliament in Edinburgh is convened by James Kelly MSP. Attendance is free to members of Co-operatives UK interested in discussing the direction and policy agenda for co-operatives in Scotland.

Co-operatives UK acts as the secretariat for the Group. If your co-operative is a member of Co-operatives UK and you would like to join the mailing list for the group please email

Previous minutes and more details on the group can be found on the Scottish Parliament website