Credit Unions

Credit unions registered under the Friendly Societies and Credit Unions Act 1982

List of help guides

  • About the register

    Credit unions provide some financial services for members and must be registered with us.

  • Registering

    Before you register a credit union, it must comply with the Friendly Societies and Credit Unions Act 1982.​

  • Filing requirements

    Credit unions must file an annual return and financial statements.

  • Keeping your details up to date

    You must advise us in writing of any changes to rules and other details.

  • Cancelling a registration

    There are 2 situations that can result in a credit union's registration being cancelled.

  • Fees

    Find the fees you pay for registration, annual returns and lodging financial statements.​​​