Each year the Co-operative Bank provides a report to Co-operatives UK demonstrating their commitment to the co-operative values and principles.
Introduction Sociocracy, also known as dynamic governance, is a values-based governance system centered on the concept of equal voice (every member heard). Growing in popularity…
Ahead of the COP26 climate summit in Glasgow, Co-operatives UK commissioned research into the climate activity of co-ops in the UK and what support was needed.
This document invites institutions to join Co‑operatives UK and our partnership of anchor institutional investors, to grow the thriving community shares market via investment in…
The Co-op Economy Report 2021 reveals that co-op businesses are more resilient to the economic devastation caused by Covid prompting a call for more government investment led by…
This helpful guide produced by our largest members The Co-op, explains what Ramadan is and how co-op leaders can support Muslim colleagues during this holy month.
Content by Community Shares
The Community Shares Standard Mark is awarded to community share offers that meet national standards of best practice.
Content by Unfound
This resource outlines the journey a new platform co-op could take based on the experience of other platform co-op founders.
Content by Co-op Fortnight
Co-op Fortnight 2021 is a chance to engage and showcase your members. Help us encourage more people to #JoinACoop.
Content by Unfound
A brief overview of what a platform co‑op is and isn't.
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…
Retail co-ops across the UK are working together to support food banks and campaign against food injustice.
Content by Practitioners Forum
A quick guide to the Practitioners Forum 2020 sessions.
Content by Empowering Places
Empowering Places aims to build more resilient communities by supporting community businesses to provide benefits and opportunities for local people.
What's in a name? There are legal requirements for choosing and using the name of your co-operative. Read our in depth guides.
If your organisation has never formally thought about the environmental impacts you might have, then this tool will help you understand what you need to consider.