Co-operatives fees and forms

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Fees and forms for co-operatives


Form 99 payment form should accompany your application forms, if applicable.

Registering a co-operative

Changing the rules of a co-operative

Annual return forms

Deregistration of a co-operative

Changes to directors or registered office

Running a co-operative

Co-operative model rules

Obtaining copies of documents

Form 99A Document request form to obtain copies of documents.

Lodging applications

Completed forms and relevant documents should be clearly scanned and emailed to Co-operatives branch

Alternatively, the completed forms can be mailed to Locked Bag 100, EAST PERTH WA 6892. 

For customer enquiries or questions about our forms, Co-operatives staff can be contacted by telephoning the Co-operatives Information Line on 1300 304 064.


The fees listed below were correct as at 1 July 2019. Fees are subject to annual review and may change without notice.

2021 fee update

Please note there will be an increase in the prescribed schedule fees for Co-operative applications which will take effect on 01 July 2021.

The new fees schedule will be available to view in the table below from 01 July 2021

Co-operatives schedule of fees

Item giving rise to a fee Fees 
from 1 July 2021
Submission of proposed disclosure statement for approval $366.00
Application for exemption $332.00
Submission of proposed rules for approval $180.00
Application for registration $170.00

Uncertified copy of rules or document, or uncertified extract from the register

  1. For the first page
  2. For each additional page



Certified copy of a document

  1. For the first page
  2. For each additional page



Submission of proposed alteration of rules for approval under section

  1. For each rule to be altered
  2. Maximum fee



Application for registration of alteration of rules $45.00
Lodgement of special resolution under section 181  $43.00
Notice of appointment or cessation of appointment of a person as director, CEO or secretary Nil
Lodgement of annual report $43.00
Notice of change of address Nil
Application for extension or abridgement of time $86.50
Application for approval of a merger or transfer of engagements $332.00
Inspection of register or prescribed documents $16.80
Duplicate certificate $45.00




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