Guidance for co-operatives to ensure elections are fair for all candidates and the members of a co-operative.
Co-operatives UK is committed to the highest standards of openness and accountability. Our Whistleblowing, Safeguarding and Complaints policies explain the process we follow and…
As part of the Sociocracy in co‑operative organisations resource, you can access these editable templates.
Content by Community Shares
Download these template letters for societies that have run or are planning to run community share offers, or for individuals who have invested in community share offers.
This document sets out what you can expect in your dealings with Co-operatives UK and what you can do if you believe that service standards are not being met. It also sets out our…
These rules are suitable for a co-operative that has decided not to incorporate.
Social media is a great way to promote your co-op and connect with members and customers. But it's a good idea to ensure all members of your co-op are aware what they can and…
So you need to write a marketing strategy but where do you start?
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.
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 template to record consent for Directors joining the board of your co-op.
The Worker Co-op Code sets out anyone should expect and work together to achieve, as a member of a worker co-operative.