|Submissions to government
This page contains submissions made to the federal government by CCA, its members and other co-op sector organizations concerning public policies of interest to the co-operative sector (all files in pdf format).
Income Inequality in Canada - CCA brief to the House of Commons Standing Committee on Finance, April 2013
CCA submission to Human Resources and Skills Development Canada in response to national call for concepts in social finance, December 2012
CCA pre-budget presentation to the Standing Committee on Finance, October 2012. English | French
CCA response to federal pre-budget survey questions, August 2012
CCA submission to the Special Committee on Co-operatives, July 2012.
Other co-op sector submissions to the Special Committee on Co-operatives, July 2012.
Co-operatives and new entrants to agriculture, February 2012. CCA presentation to the Senate Committee on Agriculture and Forestry.
CCA 2012 Pre-budget submission to the House of Commons standing committee on finance August, 2011 CLICK HERE to view pre-budget submissions from other co-operative sector organizations.
CDI renewal proposal. Co-operatives: building blocks for an innovative economy, September 2011
Proposition de renouvellement de l'IDC 2013-18. Les coopératives : la pierre angulaire d'une économie novatrice, Septembre 2011
Growing Forward through Co-operation: Co-operatives and the next agricultural policy framework for Canada. CCA submission to Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada's Growing Forward 2 consultations, June 2011.
Canadian Worker Co-operative Federation submission to the Standing Committee on Finance, February 2011
Budget 2011: Pre-budget submission to the Standing Committee on Finance (August 2010)
Co-op sector submissions to the federal government's Task Force on Financial Literacy (April-May 2010)
Budget 2010: Pre-budget submission to the Standing Committee on Finance (August 2009)
Letter from CCA and CCCM to Minister Jean-Pierre Blackburn in support of a UN International Year of Co-operatives (July 2009)
Co-operatives and the Fight Against Poverty: CCA's brief to the Senate Standing Committee on Social Affairs, Science & Technology (November 21, 2007)
The Federal Contribution to Reducing Poverty in Canada: CCA Presentation to the Standing Committee on Human Resources, Skills and Social Development and the Status of Persons with Disabilities (April 2009)
Revitalizing Canada's economy: Co-operatives are part of the solution - CCA pre-budget consultation submission to the Department of Finance (December 2008)
Budget 2009: Pre-budget submission for the Standing Committee on Finance (August 2008)
Local Food Initiatives in Canada - An Overview and Policy Recommendations (June 18, 2008)
Product of Canada Labelling, Presentation to the House of Commons Standing Committee on Agriculture & Agri-Food
(April 29, 2008)
CCA's response to proposed lobbying changes
(February 2, 2008)
Review of Canada's Service Sector: Presentation to the House of Commons Standing Committee on Industry, Science and Technology (January 29, 2008)
New Agricultural Policy Framework
Brief | Presentation
Budget 2008: Pre-budget submission for the Standing Committee on Finance (September 2007) English | French
Co-op Sector's Shared Recommendations to Government 2007-08 English | French
Co-operatives: A tool for rural development and poverty elimination , CCA Executive Director Carol Hunter's presentation to the Standing Senate Committee on Agriculture and Forestry examining rural poverty (April 26, 2007)
SaskCentral's written response to the Senate committee report, Understanding Freefall: The Challenge of the Rural Poor.