Co-operatives UK is a network of thousands of co-operatives. It is owned and controlled by members - member-owned organisations and aims to crow the co-operative economy by promoting, developing and uniting co-operatives.
to build a better world through co-operation.
to grow the co-operative economy in the UK.
Co-ops UK promotes co-ops by lobbying policy makers and raising awareness of co-ops to the public through campaigning activities; develops co-ops by providing specialist advice to co-operative businesses, and securing funding to support the sector to grow and thrive; and uniting co-ops by organising national events, local workshops and networking sessions so co-ops can connect, learn and do business together.