This public page outlines the 10 steps to becoming a member of the Narara Ecovillage Co-operative.

If you have any questions about this process, please contact Jazz Mozzi on info@nararaecovillage.com


1.  

Read the provided Narara Ecovillage Community Management Statement (CMS)noting annual CA levies.

2.

Read the provided Narara Ecovillage Co-operative Disclosure Statement, 2020 Financial Statements and the Co-operative Rulesnoting annual co-op member contributions.

3.

Attend a variety of at least five (5) ecovillage events within the last 12 months. Examples could include attending or helping out at Open Days, online events, working bees, shared meals, workshops, parent group activities, talks or trainings.  

4. 

Complete and return the self-reflective Membership Questionnaire to orientation@nararaecovillage.com.

5. 

Gain some understanding of Sociocracy, the governance model used at Narara Ecovillage, through participating in a Taste of Sociocracy, other specific training or observing one of our Sociocratic meetings.

6. 

Complete the Co-op Application for Membership and Shares.

7.

A Recommendation to the Narara Ecovillage Co-op Board will be prepared for you and follows an exchange of information and mutual understanding about membership of the ecovillage community.

8.

Ratification from the Board.

9.

You will receive the Narara Ecovillage bank details and, when funds are cleared, you will be issued with your membership number and your share certificate.  

10. 

The Narara Ecovillage Admin Officer will advise the Belonging Circle, who will support you in finding out about day-to-day operations and connect you with other members of our community and organise a special Welcome to Community.