Becoming a Member of Ballyconnell Credit Union is the best decision you could make for your money.

Becoming a Member of Ballyconnell Credit Union is the best decision you could make for your money.

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.

Membership of Ballyconnell Credit Union may be held solely, jointly or by a group or society. Young people under the age of 16 may hold a minor membership.

Opening An Account?

To become a member, you will need to fill in the online membership application form. Once you have completed the form, a member of staff will be in touch with you.

Alternatively, you can get in touch with us by phone, email or calling in to one of our offices.

You will be required to provide the following documents:

  • Proof of ID - Passport or Irish/UK Driving License’ in Membership
  • Proof of Address - Household bill, bank or building society statement, official documentation from Revenue or Government department. (Must be dated within the past six months)
  • For Minors - birth certificate/passport and PPS number, parents photo ID, proof of address and PPS number

A once-off entrance fee of €1.27 will be charged on account opening and a minimum balance of €6.35 must be held in the account at all times.

For further information on becoming a Member, please email us on or call us on 049 9526571.

Benefits of Membership

Member Services

In Ballyconnell Credit Union, there is always someone to talk to, in person at our office or on the other side of the phone. We want to meet our Members halfway by being there for them in whatever way best suits them, in person, on the phone or online.

High-Quality Service

Ballyconnell Credit Union provides a personal and professional financial service to our Members. There are no hidden fees or charges for saving or borrowing – what you see is what you get.

Flexible and Convenient Loans

Members may apply for a loan after joining and repayments can be tailored to suit the Member. Our loans carry free life insurance for eligible Members.

Account Types

We provide savings accounts and current accounts for our members. There are some differences between these accounts. Make sure to have a read below to see which type of account would best suit your needs.

Account TypeCurrent AccountShare Account
Cost€5 per monthFree*
Web AccessYesYes
App AccessYesYes
Debit CardYesNo
Standing OrdersYesNo
Direct DebitsYesNo

*Share Accounts incur an entrance fee of €1.27 and must hold a minimum balance of €6.35


Online Membership Enquiry Form

Applicants Details

Employment Details

Other Info

Please note that you have the right to access personal data held about you by the Credit Union and to correct any inaccuracies in such data.

I hereby apply for membership of and agree to abide by the rules of the Credit Union and declare that the information given by me on this form is true and correct to the best of my knowledge and belif and that I am not, nor have been, a member of any credit union other than listed above.

To be completed by Parents or Guardians (if applicable)

In the event that the application for membership is in respect of a person who is unable to give receipts:

And I / we acknowledge that all shares / deposits arising from this membership now and hereafter shall be his / her sole property and all withdrawals shall be applied to his / her sole benefit.