Business & governance

A community energy organisation is both a company and a business, which brings both obligations and opportunities.

Business resources:

Governance resources:

  • Co-operatives UK - good governance guide and HR guidance, including an introductory video (watch below).
  • Cooperative Assistance Network - a wide range of policies you can use as the basis for your own, plus checklist and template.
  • Wrigleys - employment law webinars.
  • MyCommunity - also has lots of resources about governance and HR.
  • NCVO - guidance about governance and board responsibilities.
  • Protecture - webinar on GDPR and dealing with personal data while working from home.

Video Resources

Documents & Downloads