Purpose of the group

To provide a platform for MSPs and others with an interest in co-operation and mutuality to increase awareness of the co-operative model and its contribution to Scotland's social and economic development, promote co-operation as a vital component of Scotland's future, and to work with the Scottish Government, Co-Operative Development Scotland and the sector to identify how best to sustain existing co-operative and mutual groups and to encourage an increase in co-operative working in Scotland.


Annual Return/Report

Group Officers

Group Members


Co-operatives UK - Secretariat

Co-operative Development Scotland

Co-operative Education Trust Scotland

Drumchapel Housing Co-operative

Fair Trade Sports Balls Ltd

Highland Home Carers Ltd

Lister Housing Co-operative Ltd

Scottish Agricultural Organisation Society


Social Enterprise Scotland

Supporters Direct

The Co-operative Group