Additional resources

Community Shares Handbook

A Practitioner’s Guide to Community Shares

Structuring Co-operative Capital Units – Symposium Findings, Limnios, E., Watson, J. & Mazzarol, T. Centre for Entrepreneurial Management and Innovation, University of Western Australia, 2012.

Co-operative Capital Units as a solution to co-operative financing, Limnios, E., Watson, J., Mazzarol, T.  & Soutar, G. Centre for Entrepreneurial Management and Innovation, University of Western Australia, 2014.

Keeping Rural Businesses Alive, Community and employee buyouts of Rural Businesses, Co-operatives UK, 2004

http://www.microgenius.org.uk

http://www.crowdfunder.co.uk

List of co-operative regulators in each state and territory:

AUSTRALIAN CAPITAL TERRITORY 
Registrar of Co-operatives 
Office of Regulatory Services 
225 Canbera Avenue, 
Fyshwick, ACT, 2609 
ors.act.gov.au

NEW SOUTH WALES 
Registrar of Co-operatives 
Department of Fair Trading 
154 Russell Street 
Bathurst, NSW, 2795 
fairtrading.nsw.gov.au

Northern territory
Registrar of Co-operatives
PO Box 1722
Darwin, NT, 0801
nt.gov.au

QUEENSLAND
Registrar of Co-operatives
Office of Fair Trading 
GPO Box 3111 
Brisbane, Qld, 4001 
fairtrading.qld.gov.au

SOUTH AUSTRALIA 
Registrar of Co-operatives 
Office of Consumer & Business Services 
GPO Box 1407 
Adelaide, SA, 5001 
cbs.sa.gov.au

TASMANIA 
Registrar of Co-operatives 
Consumer Affairs and Fair Trading 
GPO Box 249C 
Hobart, Tas, 7001 
consumer.tas.gov.au

VICTORIA 
Registrar of Co-operatives 
Consumer Affairs Victoria 
PO Box 4567 
Melbourne, Vic, 3001 
consumer.vic.gov.au

WESTERN AUSTRALIA 
Registrar of Co-operatives 
Department of Commerce 
Locked Bag 14 
Cloisters Square, WA, 6850
commerce.wa.gov.au

Other organisations:

Australian Charities and
Not-for-profits Commission
Advice Services
Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission
GPO Box 5108,
Melbourne VIC 3001
www.acnc.gov.au

Business Council of Co-operatives and Mutuals
GPO Box 5166,
Wynyard 2001
Sydney NSW 2001
www.bccm.coop