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On Co-op has a large online library providing information on co-op development, the various co-op sectors, and the socio-economic impact of co-operatives in Ontario. Some of these documents cannot be found anywhere else on this site.

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The On Co-op Documents Library: a source for documents and resources for both new and established co-ops.

  • How To: Running Elections for Directors

    General Resource

    2013-Apr-19

    Description

    Factsheet

    A brief how-to guide on running elections for directors.

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    PDF 466KB

  • Making Fundamental Changes

    Co-operative Development

    2010-Nov-01

    Description

    Factsheet

    BP 07 - part of our Best Practices series. A factsheet on fundamental changes to co-ops, including amendments to bylaws and articles, merging, transferring, and amalgamating co-ops, and going back to previous forms.

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    PDF 273KB

  • Making the Co-op Principles Work for You

    Co-operative Development

    2008-Feb-19

    Description

    Factsheet

    BP 11 - Part of our Best Practices series. A Factsheet on how to employ the seven (7) international principles of co-operation in your co-op.

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    PDF 278KB

  • Offering Statement Template: Loan Capital (English)

    Co-operative Development

    2011-Jul-21

    Description

    Factsheet

    Information on creating an offering statement requesting loan capital. (This version in English)

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    PDF 442KB

  • Offering Statement Template: Loan Capital (Française)

    Co-operative Development

    2011-Jul-21

    Description

    Factsheet

    Information on creating an offering statement requesting loan capital. (This version in French)

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    PDF 395KB

  • Offering Statement Template: Share Capital (English)

    Co-operative Development

    2011-Jul-21

    Description

    Factsheet

    Information on creating an offering statement requesting share capital. (This version in English)

    Download

    PDF 455KB

  • Offering Statement Template: Share Capital (Française)

    Co-operative Development

    2011-Jul-21

    Description

    Factsheet

    Information on creating an offering statement requesting share capital. (This version in French)

    Download

    PDF 393KB

  • Offering Statement Template: Start-Up Share Capital (English)

    Co-operative Development

    2011-Jul-21

    Description

    Factsheet

    Information on creating an offering statement requesting start-up share capital. (This version in English)

    Download

    PDF 466KB

  • Offering Statement Template: Start-Up Share Capital (Française)

    Co-operative Development

    2011-Jul-21

    Description

    Factsheet

    Information on creating an offering statement requesting start-up share capital. (This version in French)

    Download

    PDF 415KB

  • Partnering with the Government

    Co-operative Development

    2010-Nov-01

    Description

    Factsheet

    BP 06 - part of our best practices series. A factsheet on the relationship between the Ontario government and Ontario co-operatives.

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    PDF 279KB

News

Guide to Co-op Act written in plain, accessible language

Oct 14, 2015 - On Co-op has created a Guide to Ontario’s Co-operative Corporations Act. The Guide explains the details of the Act, and includes advice about the procedures and protocols that define the operations of co-operatives. The Guide also includes a number of…

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