Harbour Co-op Vision

The vision of the Harbour Co-op is of a resilient and prosperous co-operatively owned business which provides for the well-being of its members and their environment. To achieve this we aim to:

  • Conduct an economically, socially, and environmentally sustainable business
  • Make high quality, ethically produced, ecologically sound and reasonably priced goods and services available to our members
  • Strengthen our local economy
  • Promote, encourage, and invest in local production of food and vital services
  • Provide fair and equitable employment opportunities
  • Operate in an open and transparent manner that empowers our members and provides a resource for other groups to follow
  • Facilitate education and training of members to enrich our personal and community welfare
  • Serve as a source of information regarding health, nutrition, organics, and sustainable living
  • Reduce waste and minimise consumption of resources
  • Respect and recognise our place in Te Ao Mārama – our inter-connected world – and act as environmental stewards
  • Give caring consideration for those with special needs