We, as co-operators, have the great advantage of operating with the built-in guidance of the internationally accepted co-op identity and principles.

Co-operative Principles

1.        Voluntary and Open Membership
2.        Democratic Member Control
3.        Member Economic Participation
4.        Autonomy and Independence
5.        Education, Training and Information
6.        Co-operation among Co-operatives
7.        Concern for Community