We believe in contributing to informed and balanced public debate for a fair and inclusive economy for all Australians. Our campaigns focus attention on the benefits of co-ops and mutuals to address the shared needs of people in the community. Get in touch if you want to learn more about any of our current campaigns.

Blueprint for Australia

Our policy guide for a sustainable economy that works in the interests of all Australians.

The BCCM’s ten years of cooperation

In 2023 we celebrated ten years of the BCCM - the Business Council of Co-operatives and Mutuals.

Co-operative and Mutual Climate Policy

Co-operative and mutual enterprises are coming together to accelerate action towards tackling climate change.

Action to Empower: Social Care Mutuals

Action to Empower is our campaign to empower consumers and carers in social care markets to take back control through business model innovation.

Impact: Co-operatives in Northern Rivers

SGS Economics & Planning has broadly estimated the contributions that the Agribusiness subsector makes to the Northern Rivers (NSW) economy on an annual basis.

2022 floods crisis

Co-ops and mutuals are well placed to contribute to the immediate emergency response and the longer recovery effort for impacted communities.

Community resilience and recovery

Community resilience and recovery highlights the role of co-operatives in helping communities bounce back from the 2019/20 bushfires.

Co-operative Farming

Future-proofing Aussie farmers through paddock to plate supply chain control.

2019-2020 Australian bushfire crisis

The co-op and mutual family supported communities impacted by the bushfire crisis that is devastating much of the country.