Every co-operative needs a set of rules to run by, which must comply with the law. Find out how to adopt the standard rules or write your own.
A distributing co-operative needs to give a clear disclosure statement to its members. Find out how to outline their financial rights and responsibilities.
Find out what you must do in your first meeting upon forming a co-operative. Learn about electing directors, adopting the rules and completing the paperwork.
A member must be actively involved in the primary activity of a cooperative. Find out how to define the activity and how members should be involved.