Joining Solent Credit Union

Apply Online Now

Our new online application form is now available by clicking the button above. In most cases it should be possible to verify your identity electronically without the need for you supply documents. However, in some cases we may still need to ask you for id documents.

In person

You can also apply in person at our office.

You will need to complete a  Membership Application Form, which can be downloaded from here and completed in advance, or we will be happy to supply one when you visit.

Come to the Solent Credit Union Office at

21 East Street
Southampton
SO14 3HG

with proof of identity and proof of address (see below) along with the £4 joining fee and your first deposit of at least £1. Your share balance (savings) must increase to more than £5 within one year of joining.

If you wish to pay future deposits by standing order please contact us to request a standing order form and return it to the office along with your application.

We need to see at least two documents: one for evidence of identity (including date of birth), and one for proof of address. Refer to the list on the Membership Application Form for acceptable items. The documents must be originals and valid (if a utility bill, it must be no more than 3 months old), current or the most recent. Solent Credit Union, as an authorised firm, is operating within the Money Laundering Regulations and the Criminal Justice Act 1993. We require proof of your identity, date of birth and address before you can become a member.

Young people under the age of 16 can join the JUNIOR SAVERS. Please see the relevant Junior Savers page for further information.