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Becoming a Member

We believe that joining Barrow & District Credit Union could be the best thing that you could do for you and your family, your future and your community. You can become a member if you are 18 years of age or over and live or work in our area. We also welcome young savers with our Young Saver account.

You can Ask About Membership online and one of our team will be in touch with more information on how to complete your application. You will still need to complete a Membership Form and provide all the information highlighted below.

You can become a member of the Credit Union at any time by visiting our office and providing the following documents:

You need to complete a Membership Form, which you can download at the bottom of this page, or we can help you to complete it when you come to our office to join.

You will also need to provide the following ID:

  • Proof of signature
  • Proof of address – this must be dated within the past 3 months

You will also need to pay a £2 non-refundable joining fee and a minimum of £5 initial deposit.

ID Requirements

We are required to collect proof of signature and address from all of our new members. You must use two different forms of ID to prove your signature and address.

Acceptable forms of ID include:

Proof of Signature

  • Signed bank card
  • Passport
  • Driving licence
  • Tenancy agreement

Proof of Address – this must be dated within the past 3 months.

  • Bank or building society statement
  • Tenancy agreement
  • Utility bill e.g. gas/electricity/water bills
  • Council tax bill
  • Mortgage statement
  • Driving licence (this can be older than 3 months, but must be valid)
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Latest News

AGM Dates and Details

The 2017 Annual General Meeting is to be held on Monday 13th February 2017 at the Chetwynde Hotel, Abbey Road, Barrow in Furness at 6 pm. All members are more than welcome. Refreshments will be available throughout the event.

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