Promoting jobs, protecting people
Database of national labour, social security and related human rights legislation

Malta (293) > Cooperatives (3)

Name: Cooperative Societies Act (Act XXX of 2001) (Cap. 442).
Country: Malta
Subject(s): Cooperatives
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2002-04-16
Entry into force:
Published on: Official Gazette, 2001-12-27, No. 17,180, pp. A2004-A2088
ISN: MLT-2001-L-61288
Bibliography: Official Gazette, 2001-12-27, No. 17,180, pp. A2004-A2088
Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Ministry for Justice and Home Affairs, Malta PDF of Act as amended to 2008 PDF of Act as amended to 2008 (consulted on 2011-06-21)
Abstract/Citation: Comprehensive legislation on constitution, registration, and control of cooperative societies. Divided into 11 parts. Part I contains preliminary provisions. Part II regulates constitution, functions, powers and composition of Cooperatives Board. Part III provides for formation and registration of cooperative societies; Part IV for organisation and duties of societies. Part V regulates rights and duties of members, and Part VI operation and management of societies. Part VII deals with property and funds of societies, Part VIII with amalgamation of societies, Part IX with dissolution and liquidation of societies, and Part X with constitution, functions and duties of apex organisation. Finally, Part XI contains miscellaneous provisions.

© Copyright and permissions 1996-2014 International Labour Organization (ILO) | Privacy policy | Disclaimer