Companies Act 2006
The Companies Act 2006 came into force on 1st October 2007.
Local groups and campaigners worked hard over the past few years to make the UK's reformed companies legislation work better for people and the planet.
The CORE Coalition and the Trade Justice Movement have produced a campaigner's guide to the Companies Act. This guide provides advice and ideas on how activists and campaigners can use the new opportunities to help improve the social and environmental performance of companies. Read the guide to see the opportunities available to you in the future
Act Now! A Campaigner's Guide to the Companies Act
(PDF† 1.712Mb) September 2007
This guide provides advice and ideas on how activists and campaigners can use the Companies Act to help improve the social and environmental performance of companies.
Companies Bill verdict
(PDF† 58K) November 2006
Make business work for people and planet - Companies Bill verdict. What did we achieve through campaigning on the Companies Bill, formerly the Company Law Reform Bill.
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