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online template tool to help you

set up a co-op in Australia.

How to set up and run

a co-op

Your co-op tool box

Get Mutual is a resource for any group looking to start a co-op or mutual and existing co-ops and mutuals seeking to strengthen or grow. Get Mutual offers online resources, a constitution builder and other tools, and links to advice and training options to help you get started on your co-operative journey. Get Mutual is delivered by the Business Council of Co-operatives and Mutuals.

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BCCM can help you through the three main phases of co-ops: Business Planning, Start a Co-op and Run a Co-op. Stay in touch: read BCCM’s latest news, media releases and in the media, sign up to our e-newsletter, read past issues, like us on Facebook, or follow us on Twitter or LinkedIn and browse our video gallery.

Get Mutual Co-op Builder

The Get Mutual Co-op Builder is an online template for the legal documents required to set up a co-operative in Australia.

Co-op Directory

Find a co-op near you. Search over 2,100 co-operatives throughout Australia in BCCM's Co-operative Geo-Locator & Directory.

It's time to get started

Learn how to set up and run a co-operative business with our step-by-step guide. The guide provides information on establishing a consumer, producer or enterprise co-operative and has links to a wealth of information including helpful websites and resources.