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Our New Website

Black Squirrel Credit Union are pleased to announce the launch of our new website

Our loans won’t break the bank! Fill out the Loan Application Form.


There are two ways to join, through our website or by coming in person to either our main/local offices.

1. Via the website

1. Via the website

Before you apply on line, please ensure that you have available the following as we can normally undertake on line identification (ID) checks:

  • A UK Driving Licence
  • UK Passport

You must join the Credit Union before you register for Online Access. Click the link below to join us.

2. In Person

2. In Person

To comply with money laundering regulations, you need to provide your date of birth and your national insurance number (NINO), plus two items of identification, one to confirm your name and one your address, which must be less than six months old.

Examples of suitable identification (ID) are as follows:-

  • Gas, Electricity or Water Bill
  • Landline (not mobile) Telephone Bill
  • Council Tax demand
  • HMRC letter or Tax Notice
  • Two months most recent bank statement***
  • Driving Licence
  • Current Passport
  • Additionally, if the account is for a person aged under 18, their birth certificate.

Initial Minimum Deposit £1.

NOTE: There are a number of forms to fill in which can take 15/20 minutes or so, to comply with financial and data protection regulations and credit union rules.