How to become a member of North Tyneside Employees Credit Union

Opening an Account


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) or be retired from North Tyneside Council.
From March 2011 wives/husbands and partners of members are also able to join.

Adult Members

To join the credit union, you must complete the relevant membership application form (available from the main office, outreach office or use the link below).

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.

  • £5 as a joining fee (entrance fee)
  • A Photo I.D – Passport or Driving Licence or Bus Pass
  • Proof of Address – a utility bill or bank statement

Membership Application Form

Benefits of Membership

Membership of the Credit Union has many benefits….

  • Flexible and convenient loans
  • Attractive dividend on savings
  • Quality service with no hidden fees
  • Pay into your account by standing order and watch your money grow
  • Your savings are covered by the Financial Services Compensation Scheme