Starting a co-operative is an exciting and challenging project. For new co-op members there is much to learn, many decisions to make and much to do. This page, its sub-pages and links will provide you with a guide. Be sure to check out the Resources page of this site for links to incorporation documents, etc. Go exploring!
Contact developers & organizations who can help:
Helpful Sites on Co-op Development
- Newfoundland and Labrador Federation of Co-operatives (NLFC)
- University of Wisconsin Centre for Co-operatives
- California Center for Cooperative Development
- The Centre for Co-operative and Community-Based Economy
- Canadian Worker Co-op Federation
Resources by Development Phase
- Building the group and establishing the co-op form
- Planning and organizing the business
- Implementation and Launch
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