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Need a new current account?

Switching is easy with Ballyconnell Credit Union Current account

How To Open Your Current Account:

  • If you are already registered for online banking with us, you can open your Current Account online.
  • Click HERE to fill out on online membership application and a member of our friendly staff will be in contact.
  • Please have the following documents gathered for verification purposes:
  1. Proof of ID, e.g., Current Drivers Licence or Passport.
  2. Proof of address, e.g., utility bill or bank statement issued in the last 6 months.
  3. Proof of PPS Number.( Medical Card, Payslip, Letter from revenue) Please note, we cannot take the green Public Services Card for this purpose.
  4. Eircode.
  • Sign the relevant application forms in our office and we’ll do the rest.
  • We will open your new current account, assist you to set you up on our Banking App, provide you with your current account details and order you a Debit Mastercard.
  • Let us know if you require an Overdraft and we’ll process your application speedily. ( Lending criteria, terms and conditions apply).
  • If you're not a member of our Credit Union, that's no problem. We can organise that for you at the same time as opening your current account.
➡️ (Note: You may become a member of Ballyconnell Credit Union if you live or work in the surrounding areas which include Ballyconnell, Greaghrahan, Kildallan, Ballymagauran, Kilnavart, Bawnboy, Corlough, Swanlinbar, Glangevlin and Gowlan.)

Why Switch Your Current Account To Ballyconnell Credit Union?

  • We will set up all your active standing orders on your new account.
  • We will arrange with your ‘old bank’ to contact your Direct Debit originators to advise them of your new Current Account details.
  • Our Switcher Pack has all the information you will need. Make sure to pick up a Switcher Pack in your Credit Union when you are opening your new Current Account, or download the document below.
  • You simply complete the Switcher Forms and we will look after everything after that.
  • We have a dedicated member of staff who will be able to guide you through the process.

Download our switcher pack here

Current Account Features & Benefits

✔️ Easy to sign up

✔️ Same friendly service

✔️ Low and transparent fees

✔️ Globally accepted Mastercard® Debit Card

✔️ Contactless payment

✔️ Apple pay, Google Pay™, Fitbit Pay™

✔️ Secure online shopping

✔️ In-store, online or at ATMs

✔️ Cash back available

✔️ Automate regular payments with Standing Orders & Direct Debits

✔️ Overdraft for unexpected expenses (lending criteria, terms and conditions apply)

Left: Mary Bannon (Assistant Manager) Right: Barry O'Flynn (CEO)

Left: Mary Bannon (Assistant Manager) Right: Barry O'Flynn (CEO)

Low & Transparent Fees

With our low and transparent fees, we make it clear on pricing. All you need to pay is €5 per month.*

Free€5/per month
Debit Card point of sale & contactless transactions in euro✔️
Direct Debit and Standing Order processing✔️
Electronic payments into and out of your account✔️
Mobile and internet banking✔️
Quarterly eStatements✔️
Up to 5 ATM withdrawals per month✔️
Monthly Account Maintenance Fee charged quarterly✔️
Fees and Charges
*This is a monthly fee. A full breakdown of our fees and charges can be found by clicking here. Please note, there may be some additional charges based on how you use your account. If you have more questions, why not chat to a member of our helpful staff by clicking here.
Mastercard is a registered trademark and the circles design is a trademark of Mastercard International Incorporated. This card is issued by Transact Payments Malta Limited pursuant to licence by Mastercard International. Transact Payments Malta Limited is duly authorised and regulated by the Malta Financial Services Authority as a Financial Institution under the Financial Institution Act 1994. Registration number C 91879.