To become a member of North Tyneside Employees Credit Union, you must fall into what is called our 'common bond'. This means you must work for North Tyneside Council, (or its successors & partners)* or be retired from North Tyneside Council, (or its successors & partners).
From March 2011 wives/husbands and partners of members are also able to join via our spouse account.
To join the credit union, you must complete the relevant membership application form (available from the main office, or online here). You must provide proof of ID (e.g. driving licence, passport) and proof of address (e.g. recent utility bill) when submitting your application.
Your application will be subject to a non-refundable £5.00 administration fee and you must deposit a minimum of £5.00 into your savings account per month. There is also an annual charge of £5.00 on all adult accounts, this is deducted once a year on or soon after October 1st.
* Successors and partners includes local authority partners such as – Kier North Tyneside Ltd, Capita UK Ltd, Engie Ltd, Northumbria Police, Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Service, Northumbria Health Care Trust, Northumbria Probation Trust, NHS North Tyneside Clinical Commissioning Group, Tyne Metropolitan College and AGE UK North Tyneside.