Anyone over the age of 16 can join as an adult member. Under 16’s are welcome to join as young savers.

To complete an application online you need to be over 18. If you are under 18 please join in one of our branches. There is no membership fee for young savers (under 16).

We require a one-off entrance fee of £5 for adults. Please make an initial deposit of £6, as a minimum of £1 must be retained in your account at all times.

We will need to confirm your identity to meet regulatory requirements. Please provide a valid driving licence and/or passport details if you would like us to confirm this online.

Making your first deposit

When your form has been submitted you will be asked to complete your first deposit of £6.00 to activate your new credit union account.

You will be redirected to Worldpay to deposit via your debit card. Worldpay is a major global leader in payment processing and operates in over 40 countries. Chesterfield and North East Derbyshire Credit Union has chosen them as our provider for online card transactions.

Worldpay accepts payments from the following card providers:


What happens next?

Once your payment has been confirmed, we will process your application and post your welcome pack within 3 days.

What if I don’t wish to join online?

Alternatively if you wish to call in to the office to join, please remember to bring three forms of identification with you when you call in.
All details regarding joining in the office can be found HERE.

Refund Policy: Any new member who joins online and is not eligible to be a member of Chesterfield and North East Derbyshire Credit Union Ltd based on our common bond, will have their refund issued by BACS payment to a valid UK bank account or by cheque.