Co-operatives Limited is a service federation that
is owned and controlled by 32 community-based Co-operative
business enterprises that are located in Nunavut,
Northwest Territories and Yukon.
Co-operatives Limited coordinates the resources, consolidates
the purchasing power and provides operational and
technical support to the community based Co-operatives
to enable them to provide a wide range of services
to their local member owners in an economical manner.
Co-operatives Limited was incorporated in 1972.
support to a co-op network with combined revenues
of approximately $187.6 million in 2014.
Member Co-op Patronage Refund in 2014 was $8.4 million.
1,000 people are employed in our Co-op network.
Co-op System in the north is a great example of
Aboriginal community economic development in Canada.
32 Co-ops are independently owned and controlled
Inuit and Dene businesses. They operate retail facilities,
hotels, cable operations, construction, outfitting,
arts and crafts production and property rentals.
welcome you to explore our site and enjoy learning
more about the Co-ops in Canada's Arctic communities.