The Surat District Co-Op Bank is one of the leading co-operative bank in South Gujarat Region. The Surat District Co-Op. union Ltd., was registered on dated 17-6-1909. It was The Surat District Co-Op. this institution which is known as THE SURAT DISTRICT CO-OP. BANK LTD. It was this institution which is known as DISTRICT CO-OP. BANK LTD.
First decade of 20th century was a very important era in the history of cooperation for entire country and Surat District as well. Many cooperative institutions were initiated during this period. First Coop. Society in Surat District was registered at Degam, Taluka Chikhli on 23-5-1906 (Now in Bulsar District).