The Seven Co-operative Principles

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The Seven Co-operative Principles

Central to our approach to business are the seven principles of co-operation adopted by the International Co-operative alliance in 1995.

Our principals

  • Voluntary and Open Membership
  • Democratic Member Control
  • Member Economic participation
  • Autonomy and Independence
  • Education, Training and Information
  • Co-operation among Co-operatives
  • Concern for Community