You must be living, working or attending school within our Common Bond area in order to become a member and join New Ross Credit Union Ltd.

Items required when opening an member account with New Ross Credit Union (aged 16 or over)

1. Photographic Identification

One of the following must be provided:

  • Current Valid Passport
  • Current Valid Driving Licence
  • Current Age Card/National Identity Card
  • ML 10 Form

2. Evidence of current residential address

One of the following must be provided:

  • Household utility bill, e.g. ESB, Eircom, Mobile Phone bill
  • Bank or Building society statement
  • Social Welfare correspondence
  • Official documentation issued by Department of Protection or Revenue Commissioners

All of the above should have been issued within the last six months

3. PPS Number

Official proof of PPSN must be provided – This can be obtained from a drugs payment scheme card,medical card,pay slip,correspondence from Revenue/Social Welfare or any other reputable official source. (Public Services Card NOT acceptable)

Clubs and Societies that wish to join New Ross Credit Union Ltd will require 3 people to act as signatories on the account.  For each person we will require all of the above documentation. All 3 must present to the Credit Union together to open the account.

For Minor Accounts the following documentation is required: (Under 16)

  1. Passport/Birth Cert of Child
  2. Proof of Parents address-dated withing the last 3 months
  3. Photo ID for Parent opening the account
  4. Official proof of Child’s PPSN


*** Please note that photocopies of the above documents are not acceptable ***


The minimum Share Balance required for membership of New Ross Credit Union Ltd is €6.00

Download new member forms below:

Single Member Application Form

Under 16 Member Application Form

Joint Account Membership Form

Group/Club Account Membership Form

*** Please do not sign your name on the membership forms as they need to be witnessed by a New Ross Credit Union staff member in our office ***

***Please note that we are no longer able to facilitate the opening of new accounts between 12pm and 3pm ***


*New Ross Credit Union only pay Death Benefit Insurance on receipt of (a) The members Death Certificate and (b) Original Funeral Invoice. The insurance is paid to the person who paid the funeral bill and who has been invoiced accordingly.

Note: Terms and Conditions Apply.