Skills and Services

Members of the Coop offer a range of services across various fields.

Our professional consultancy specialisations include:


  • Communications & Branding

  • Digital & Creative Content

  • Strategic Research & Evaluation

Community Development

  • Co-design, Co-creation and Co-production – co-operative approaches to service development, design and delivery

  • Group work & Governance Consulting

  • Participatory Action Design

  • Developing worker owned cooperatives


  • Design & Localised Manufacturing

  • Sustainability & Industrial design

  • Architecture & Planning

  • Natural Building

  • Regenerative land care

Areas of Key Interest

Areas of key interest include models for transitioning to a commons-based society, including; practical place-based sustainable livelihood focused projects, localised manufacturing and the circular economy projects, developing new commons and solidarity patterns through research and evaluation, facilitating a commons transition, a commoners approach to co-design and project design and development, using participatory action design to strengthen the solidarity economy, regenerative and place-based design and communications and branding for the new economy.