Guidance for co-operatives to ensure elections are fair for all candidates and the members of a co-operative.
Download a 'certified member of Co-operatives UK' logo to display on your website and other collateral.
Content by Booster Fund
We are looking to recruit new members for the Community Shares Booster Fund assessment process. Think this could be for you? Read on...
As part of the Sociocracy in co‑operative organisations resource, you can access these editable templates.
Content by Community Shares
An overview of the Community Shares Practitioner Training Programme 2021. Includes details on the workshops and follow up accreditation and assessment process.
To ensure transparency and enable member scrutiny we publish summaries from our board's most recent discussions and decisions.
The governance wheel depicts the key areas of governance that should be in place within a thriving co-operative business.
When registering a new co‑op you need governing documents. These are different depending on the legal form your co-op takes. We have a range of model rules available which you can…
Coming back to work after a period of extended leave can be daunting and this guidance will help those returning feel more comfortable.
Co-ops across the world are based on shared values and principles. These colourful posters are a great reminder.
A letter template for furloughing staff to help you during the Covid-19 pandemic.
Download and complete this financial projections template, which acts as the second 'half' of your business plan.
Download the reports and templates from the Members' Money project which reviewed how withdrawable share capital (WSC) is being used as a form of funding by Retail Societies and…
A simple, one‑page diagram, quickly and easily explaining what to include in your narrative reporting to highlight your co‑op difference.
A template to record consent for Directors joining the board of your co-op.