Registration, supervision, assistance, counsel and control of the coop : Societies and Development of Cooperative Movement.

Following Acts are implemented by the Dept. :

1. Assam Cooperative Societies Act 1949
2. Assam Cooperative Societies Rule 1953
3. Assam Moneylender's Act
4. Assam Coop: Land Mortgage Bank Act 1960
5. Assam Coop : Land Mortgage Rule

The Board / Managing Committees are to manage the affairs of the respective Coop : Societies to achieve the various objective as enshrined in their representative Bye-Laws.

The Schemes include Dairy, Fishery, Agricultural Credit, Housing, Processing, Marketing, distribution of essential commodities, Farming etc.