The Seven Co-operative Principles

Sunrise Credit Union is guided by the principles of the international co-operative movement which values honesty, openness, social responsibility and caring for others.

The Seven International Co-operative Principles are:

  • 1st Principle: Voluntary and Open Membership
  • 2nd Principle: Democratic Member Control
  • 3rd Principle: Member Economic Participation
  • 4th Principle: Autonomy and Independence
  • 5th Principle: Education, Training and Information
  • 6th Principle: Co-operation among Co-operatives
  • 7th Principle: Concern for Community

You can learn more about The Seven International Co-operative Principles by watching the video below.