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Our credit union is for people, not for profit!

Become a Member

We want you to be a part of our community so if you live, work, or go to school/college within Limerick City, or live with a relative that is already a member, you can join today!

Why Join?

Members of a credit union enjoy many benefits, including:

No Fees - Personal Service - Convenience - Great Value Loan Rates

  • There are no account fees, maintenance costs or charges
  • Pay bills via Paypoint service here in Sarsfield Credit Union
  • Convenience 24/7 with SCU Online Banking
  • Very competitive loan rates
  • Return on your savings through annual dividends
  • Save or pay your loans by direct debit or standing order
  • Loan Protection and Life Savings Insurance at no direct cost to eligible members
  • Our members receive discounts from AXA & Coveru.ie for Car, Home & Travel Insurance.
To open an account please bring with you the following documents to the credit union office here in Glentworth Street:

  • Photographic ID (e.g. a current Driving Licence or Passport)
  • Proof of Address (e.g. a utility bill, government letter or bank statement dated within the last 6 months)
  • Proof of PPSN (e.g. Public Services Card, Medical/Drugs Payment Scheme Card, P60, P45, or correspondence from Revenue)
  • If not living in the area, proof of working in the area

Joining is Easy! It takes about 20-25 minutes.

To be eligible for membership of Sarsfield Credit Union you must fall into one of the following categories:

  • Live within our common bond area
  • Work in Limerick City
  • A family member who was a member of the Arch Confraternity
  • Live with a relative that is already a member

New-born up to 16 years

You are never too young to join Sarsfield Credit Union. For New-born to 16 years you will need:

  1. Photographic I.D.: child’s birth certificate or passport.
  2. Proof of Address: parent(s) guardian(s) utility bill, government letter or bank statement dated within the last 3 months.
  3. Proof of PPS Number: Proof of the child’s Personal Public Service Number.

A parent/guardian can open an account for a child from New-born up to 16 years. While a grandparent can lodge funds to these accounts, only the member/parent/guardian can withdraw funds.

How are we different to a bank?

First and foremost the biggest difference is you - our member! You are not a customer, you are a member of the Credit Union. That means you are a part owner of our Credit Union. Each member has an equal vote at our AGM and reaps the benefits of our success by way of dividends and improving services.

Our Credit Union is member focused and offers an efficient, professional and personalised service. Even though you can use our online services our helpful and friendly staff are always happy to deal with your financial needs in person.


Contact Us
  • Sarsfield Credit Union
  • Tel: 061 317 910
  • Fax: 061 319 731
  • Email:
  • Web: www.sarsfieldcu.ie
  • Address: Glentworth Street, Limerick
Contact Us
  • Tel:
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  • Address:
  • 061 317 910
  • 061 319 731
  • Glentworth Street, Limerick
Opening Hours
  • mon
  • tue
  • wed
  • thu
  • fri
  • 10:00-16:00
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We are open throughout lunch.
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Sarsfield Credit Union Ltd is Regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland. Reg No. 166CU