Use these as starting points for adopting the right Rule for your community. The templates are also available as a book.
The Benevolent Dictator holds ultimate decision-making power, until the group is ready for a more inclusive structure.
Units called Circles have the ability to decide and act on matters in their domains, which their members agree on through a Council.
Decisions that affect the group collectively should involve participation of all participants.
Those who take initiative to do something in the group can decide how they do it.
An elected board determines policies and organizes their implementation.
Proposals are shaped and decided on by randomly selected juries.
All participants can propose and vote on proposals for the group.
A board that selects its own members determines policies and organizes their implementation.