Co-operatives form 01 Application for approval of proposed rules of a co-operative

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This application form and Form 02 Application for Approval of Disclosure Statement (in the case of a distributing co-operative) must be submitted to the Registrar at least 35 days before the formation meeting is due to be held, or a shorter period as the Registrar may allow in a particular case.

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What do I need to complete an application

To complete the application the following must accompany this form:

  • a copy of the proposed rules of the co-operative
  • a completed Annexure A
  • any other supporting documents if required
  • complete all of the relevant sections of the application form
  • sign the authorisation and declaration 


fee is payable at the time of lodging this application. Please complete Form 99 with payment submission. 

Lodging the application 

You may lodge the application and pay the fee:

By post

In person 

Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety
Consumer Protection Licensing
Locked Bag 14

Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety
Consumer Protection Licensing
Level 2, Gordon Stephenson House
140 William Street

Consumer Protection
Form – application
Last updated 22 Nov 2017

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