The major functions of the department are

  • Facilitate the people in formation of the Cooperative Societies
  • Guide the members about the Cooperative principles
  • Introduce/promote thrift among members
  • Provide training to the employees, members of the Cooperative Institutions
  • Provide/arrange credit to the members
  • Ensure compulsory savings amongst women
  • Supervise/monitor the working of the Cooperatives
  • Conduct/arrange audit
  • Inquiries/inspections
  • Recovery of loans
  • Arbitration of disputes
  • Liquidation of societies