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How to become a member and 10 reasons to join Credit Union SA.

Three easy steps to become a member of Credit Union SA

Say goodbye to big-profit banks and enjoy the benefits of being part of a credit union that helps you do more with your money.

1. Become a Member

Join online Visit a branch Make an appointment

2. Transfer your account details

The quickest way to do this is to personally contact each organisation you deal with to give them your new Credit Union SA account details. This list of the most popular billers used by our members might help you to identify them all.

Alternatively, we can contact these organisations on your behalf.

3. Close your old accounts

And you’re done!  Go on – make the move today.


10 reasons to join Credit Union SA

1. We help South Australians do more with their money

Great rates, low fees, no silly product names, just easy-to-understand financial solutions.

2. Friendly, personal service

From our branch staff, Mobile Managers and Member Contact Centre.

3. Complete range of financial products and services

Savings and Investments, Loans, Insurance, Foreign Exchange and Financial Planning.

4. Easy access to your funds

Through Internet and Mobile Banking, Digital wallet with Android PayTMApple Pay and Samsung Pay, the nationwide network of around 3,300+ rediATMs, EFTPOS network and the worldwide Visa network.

5. Profits come back to members, not shareholders

In the form of low fees, great rates and outstanding customer service.

6. Extensive SA community support

To help build a brighter future we give back to South Australia through local programs focusing on education and community development, and our School Community Rewards program provides ongoing fundraising support to a growing number of South Australian schools

7. You'll have a voice

All our members are shareholders, and can attend our Annual General Meetings and vote in elections for our directors (if over 18).

8. Your money will be safe

Your deposited funds are guaranteed by the Financial Claims Scheme (subject to the scheme terms and conditions), just as they are in banks.

9. We’re proudly South Australian

We employ over 150 South Australians, with our head office and contact centre right here in Adelaide.

10. We’ve got some of the best products in the country

Like our Visa credit card, Access Account and 55+ Account.

Would you still like to know more?

Read more about the customer owned banking and the credit union difference or contact us for more information.

How we can help

We’re here to help South Australians make the most of every cent they have.

Offering the same services as a bank but our highest priority is not to deliver big profits for shareholders.

Proudly complying with the Customer Owned Banking Code of Practice.

Credit Union SA's Board of Directors and Executive Management team comprise of high-performing individuals with a diverse range of backgrounds, talents and financial skills.