How do I join?

Joining is Easy! To be eligible for membership of Ballincollig Credit Union Limited you must be living or working within our common bond area.

The common bond is the factor which unites all the members of Ballincollig Credit Union Limited — it is what all members have in common i.e. where they live/work. Because of the common bond, all members have the good of their credit union at heart; they know and trust each other.



You need to present 3 forms of identification to join and a minimum of €10 is needed to open an account and keep it activated.

Three forms of identification. One form of ID from each of the sections below is required:

  1. Evidence of Identification (must show proof of date of birth & recent photo), i.e. Current valid Passport, current valid Driving Licence, Age card issued by An Garda Siochana.
  2. Evidence of Address (must show address where you currently live) dated within the last six months) i.e. Original of recent Utility Bill, Original Recent Bank/Credit Card Statement, Government correspondence.
  3. Evidence of your PPS number Payslip, Any revenue documentation.


For queries on youth accounts (under the age of 16), club accounts, or any other queries, please contact a member of our friendly staff who will be happy to help.

We look forward to seeing you.

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