This section supports a review of your co-op’s policies, job descriptions, systems and procedures. Use these resources to support your core governance documents: your Rules and Occupancy Agreement.

Make sure that any policies you revise or develop fully comply with the Rules adopted by your co-op and with the Cooperative Association Act of BC. Read the guidance document on writing policy here.

Access to our online resources is restricted to CHF BC members. You will need a member account to login to the members’ only pages — find out how here. Once you are logged in, scroll down to see all the policy templates and guidelines.

Please note our disclaimers and limitations.

Sustainability Policies

Sustainability is something that concerns co-op members directly and also ties into the broader co-op principle of concern about community.