CHIBAH (Co-operative Housing In Brighton And Hove) the local housing co-op network which represents its interests and supports its members. Find links to other housing co-ops in the Brighton area.


Confederation of Co-operative Housing (CCH) The national representation body for housing co-ops. Go here for information on how to set up a housing co-op; different types of co-op; funding; governance; and lots more…


Radical Routes provides support services to non-state funded housing co-ops.


Community & Voluntary Sector Forum (CVSF) offers support and services to 500 member community and voluntary groups, and represents the sector on many city partnerships.


The East Sussex Credit Union is a community savings and loan co-operative, where members pool their savings to lend to one another.


Co-operatives UK promoting and developing co-operative enterprises for an increasingly successful and sustainable co-operative economy.


The Co-operative Group is the UK’s largest mutual retailer.


The International Co-operative Alliance (ICA) is an independent, non-governmental association which unites, represents and serves co-operatives worldwide.


The Financial Services Authority (FSA) registers housing co-ops as Industrial & Provident Societies


The National Housing Federation (NHF) represents the interests of housing associations and co-operative housing associations


Homes and Communities Agency (HCA) government agency that funds new affordable homes.


Tenant Services Authority (TSA) regulates housing associations in England.


Transition Brighton and Hove supports groups to explore and establish new social structures after the Age of Cheap Oil