Registration Details

Registration and Shareholding

VAPCOL was registered under the Section 581-A of the Companies Act, 1956 on July 2004.There are 15 Cooperatives operating in Gujarat, 28 Farmer Organisations operating in Maharashtra and 12 Producer Groups from other States (namely Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, and Rajasthan) who are members of VAPCOL. These are Cooperatives, SHG federations or unregistered producer groups. VAPCOL has allowed the member institutions to grow on their own so as to enjoy independence and autonomy.

The basic information on the organization is as below:

# Particulars Registration Details
(as on March 31, 2014)
1 Membership: Farmer Organisations 55
(Representing about 41,000 farmers)
2 Equity Share Capital (Class A):
Paid up

Rs. 2,00,00,000/-
Rs. 54,23,500/-
3 Equity Share Capital (Class B):
Paid up

Rs. 3,00,00,000/-
Rs. 1,52,50,000/-

How to Become a Member?

  • Any individual farmer or any Cooperative or any other Farmer Producer Organization, whether formal or informal (including SHGs), engaged in producing, processing and marketing of agro-based products is eligible to become a member of VAPCOL.

  • Eligible members have to purchase minimum 10 equity shares of Rs. 100 each through formal share application.

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