There are 3 steps to registering a new co-operative:
- Get approval of the name, draft rules and disclosure statement.
- Hold a formation meeting to formally adopt the rules and present the disclosure statement (if applicable) to prospective members.
- Within 2 months of the formation meeting, submit an application to register the co-operative.
You can lodge the completed forms and supporting documents by email, mail, or in person at a service centre.Locate a service centre