Associates

Our associate members are business partners who serve the sector with advice and expertise including lawyers, accountants and financial advisors. Associate members are also smaller CMEs on a path to full membership of BCCM and other industry peak bodies.

Achmea Australia

Achmea Australia is a specialist farm insurer that cherishes its co-operative heritage.

Year established: 2013

ArchiTeam Cooperative

Membership association for Australian architects working in small, medium and emerging practices.

Year established: 1991

Australian Mutuals Foundation

Vehicle for mutual banks, credit unions and co-ops to support community campaigns.

Year established: 2016
Type: Association

Australian Travel Agents Cooperative Limited

Travel buying group built on transparency, superior buying power and equal profit sharing.

Year established: 1987

Ballina Fishermens Co-operative

Owned by 26 independent fishers, the co-op exists to get the best possible seafood price for members.

Industry: Agriculture

Bus Association Victoria

Representing the interests of members in their relationship with Government and its Agencies.

Year established: 1944
Type: Association

CCW Co-operative Limited

CCW has over 500 member grape-growers supplying around 200,000 tonnes of wine grapes annually.

Year established: 1922
Industry: Agriculture

Clarence River Fishermen’s Co-operative

With over 130 members the co-op directly contributes to the livelihoods of hundreds of local families.

Year established: 1945
Industry: Agriculture

Co-operation Housing

Umbrella organisation for housing co-operatives in WA, representing, supporting, advocating for and growing the WA co-op housing sector.

Year established: 2010
Industry: Housing

Co-operative Bonds

Helping leaders and communities to start, grow and sustain member-driven enterprises.

Year established: 2018

Co-operative Supermarkets Australia Limited

A co-operative of independent supermarkets and liquor stores which are branded or unbranded and operating in Australia.

Year established: 2019

Common Equity Housing SA

Provides support services to housing co-ops run by members, resulting in strong communities, social networks and better outcomes for members.

Year established: 2012
Industry: Housing

CoPower

Provides energy services to customer members. Takes action against the climate crisis, build community and tackle poverty.

Year established: 2017

Eyre Peninsula Co-operative Bulk Handling (EPCBH)

Primary producer co-operative on the Eyre Peninsula, South Australia with members from farm business and families across the region.

Year established: 2017
Industry: Agriculture

Harvey Water

Delivers non-potable water to members and customer base, located in the premium south west growing districts, 100km south of Perth.

Year established: 1999

Hepburn Energy

Hepburn Energy owns and operates Australia’s first community owned wind farm, leading the transition to a clean energy future.

Year established: 2007

HunterNet

Network of manufacturing, engineering and specialist services companies.

Year established: 1992

Kimberley Meat Company

A full service abattoir supplying high quality manufacturing grade beef sourced from its own operations in pastoral land in the Kimberley.

Year established: 2012
Industry: Agriculture

Latrobe Health Services

Australian-owned not-for-profit registered private health insurer with more than 81,000 members across Australia.

Year established: 1950

Limestone Coast Fishermen’s Co-operative

Processor and marketer of Southern Rock Lobster supplied by its member fishing businesses.

Year established: 2018
Industry: Agriculture

Mountain Milk Co-operative Limited

Mountain Milk Co-operative has created a route to market for dairy farmers in North East Victoria, and handles over 23ML of premium quality local milk.

Year established: 2018
Industry: Agriculture

Northern Australia Aboriginal Kakadu Plum Alliance

NAAKPA is an alliance of Aboriginal-owned companies supplying Kakadu Plum fruit and extracts for the Australian market.

Year established: 2018

PaRA Co-operative Limited

Supported accommodation for three young men using NDIS funding through SILC.

Year established: 2015
Industry: Housing
Picnic

Picnic

Picnic’s Platform-as-a-Service, enables the creation and support of digital self-insurance pools.

Year established: 2016
Type: Mutual

Rabobank

Responsible and committed to contributing to community prosperity and solving the global food issue.

Year established: 1972
Type: Mutual

Regen Farmers Mutual

Farmer owned business helping its members to understand, manage and capture the value of their environmental assets.

Year established: 2021
Industry: Agriculture

Stock & Station Agents Co-operative Limited

Formed to provide sound support for members throughout Australia by protecting their cash flow.

Year established: 1994

Summerland Credit Union

Providing ethical banking options, trusted advice and supporting their members and community.

Year established: 1964

TAFCO Rural Supplies

Connects with its community through its rural merchandise store and providing goods and services.

Year established: 1987

Terang & District Co-operative Limited

Community owned and operated enterprise meeting the needs of local shoppers, farmers and other trades.

Year established: 1908

Tranby Aboriginal Co-operative

Australia’s oldest NFP independent Indigenous education provider, working to transform the lives of Aboriginal people & Torres Strait Islanders.

Year established: 1957

Travellers Choice

Travellers Choice represents independent travel agents and was named Australia’s Best Travel Agency Group in 2015 and 2019.

Year established: 1977

Union Co-operative Society

Provides business, residential housing and retail services to members in Paddington, Brisbane.

Year established: 1969

UTS Business School

Part of the University of Technology Sydney, it delivers a broad range of degree programs.

Year established: 1967