The Simply Series of publications have been created by Co-operatives UK to support a variety of co-operatives across the regions. Browse these guides and if you want to discuss anything specific to the Northern Ireland context, please contact Co-operative Alternatives here.

Simply Startup

Simply Legal

Simply Finance

Simply Governance

In addition to the above, a specific guide on community shares

Practitioners Guide to Community Shares

A series of briefing prepared by Co-operative Alternatives in 2013.

Cooperatives & BenCom Briefing 1

Loanstock & Community shares Briefing 2