Member of Co‑operatives UK logoRelated topic: Co-operatives UK | Resource type: Graphics
Download a 'certified member of Co-operatives UK' logo to display on your website and other collateral.
Shariah Compliant Community Shares GuidanceRelated topic: Finance | Resource type: Leaflet / Guide
Content by Community Shares
Webinar: How to run your first AGM (Annual General Meeting)Related topic: Governance | Resource type: Webinar
Holding your first Annual General Meeting (AGM) can be daunting, but it is really important! Watch back this useful one-hour webinar from our advice team expert, Dane Pollard.
Elections – canvassing Code of ConductRelated topic: Governance | Resource type: Template policy / document
Guidance for co-operatives to ensure elections are fair for all candidates and the members of a co-operative.
Why is risk management important?Related topic: Governance
Introduction Effective risk management provides an early warning system for organisations in an uncertain environment. There are many benefits of effective risk management,…
Sociocracy in co-operative organisations – editable templatesRelated topic: Governance | Resource type: Template policy / document
As part of the Sociocracy in co‑operative organisations resource, you can access these editable templates.
Hosting an online AGM (video)Related topic: Covid-19 | Resource type: Webinar
This webinar addresses the likelihood that the majority of AGM's will take place either online or as a hybrid event in 2021.
Webinar: Creating a more diverse and inclusive culture for your co-opRelated topic: Governance | Resource type: Webinar
Re-cap of Jenny Holgrove's session on creating a more diverse and inclusive culture for your co-op. This recording is intended only for members of Co-operatives UK or non-members…
The Essential Society SecretaryRelated topic: Governance
Introduction For societies registered under the Co-operative and Community Benefit Societies Act 2014. Every society must have a secretary who is the main person responsible in…
Naming your co-opRelated topic: Governance | Resource type: Leaflet / Guide
What's in a name? There are legal requirements for choosing and using the name of your co-operative. Read our in depth guides.
Governance wheelRelated topic: Governance | Resource type: Graphics
The governance wheel depicts the key areas of governance that should be in place within a thriving co-operative business.
Co-op welcome packRelated topic: Membership | Resource type: Leaflet / Guide
So it's your first day at a co-op and there's so much to learn. But what even is a co-op?
Model governing documentsRelated topic: Governance | Resource type: Template policy / document
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…
WEBINAR: Health and safety on the shopfloor, now and post-lockdown [15 June]Related topic: Covid-19 | Resource type: Webinar
Health and safety managers from three large retail co-operatives share their expert health and safety knowledge in this hour-long webinar on dealing with COVID-19 on retail…
WEBINAR: Engaging your members [12 May 2020]Related topic: Membership | Resource type: Webinar
Content by Co-op Connections
Co-operatives UK's membership team hosted a discussion about the key concepts of membership, how to get to know them and how to keep them engaged with you.
Annual general meetings (AGM) guide – in-depthRelated topic: Covid-19 | Resource type: Leaflet / Guide
This is a more in-depth guide into preparing and staging a successful AGM.