Co-op Toolkit

We have put together a Toolkit containing information and resources to help you to set up your own Maintenance Co-operative. 

If you need specific advice on dealing with the different concerns and challenges that maintaining buildings can pose then take a look at our Technical Advice page.

  • Toolkit Introduction (HB01)

    More about the Maintenance Co-operatives, what the Toolkit is and how it can help you.

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  • Risk Assessment (HB20)

    This is a sample risk assessment form to show you what a risk assessment can look like.

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  • Baseline Survey

    Use this template to structure the baseline survey for your place of worship. You can print it out and circle the answers by hand on site and/or complete it on your computer. There is also a guidance note on how you can adapt the form to suit your PoW.

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  • Baseline Survey Completion Guide (HB26)

    Some ‘how to’ step by step instructions on how to edit the Baseline Survey form to suit your place of worship . We have also included a few tips if you are filling out the form digitally.

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  • How to Draw Floor and Roof Plans (HB28)

    A short guide on how to prepare floor and roof plans as part of your Baseline Survey form, in particular the roof plan which you may have to draw from scratch.

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