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Member Services

Personal Member

When you become a member of Sharons Credit Union, you’re more than a customer, you’re a member.

Every equally treated member has the entitlement to enjoy: a variety of financial member services, diverse institutional programs and finally, dividend returns representing our way of expressing our gratitude for your support.

Becoming a member is (convenient) and easy

You may visit any Sharons Credit Union branch to register as a member and open your account. To become a Sharons Credit Union member, you must:

  • Be a resident of British Columbia
  • Purchase $25 in Membership Equity Shares which can be refunded if you leave the credit union.
  • Provide your occupation details
  • Provide 3 pieces of valid identification
  • Complete our straight-forward registration application form

IDENTIFICATION REQUIREMENT

Special Scenarios

  • Power of Attorney – The donor and/or the authorized attorney must be present at registration
    • One must bring the Canadian Notarized Power of Attorney Document
    • Inquiry on further information is recommended as different cases may influence the necessary documents required.
  • Under the age of 12 – Children can have their own membership but are required to open and use a “Joint Account” with a parent or legal guardian.
Member Types
  • Junior Members* – Under the age of 18
  • Regular Members – 18 years of age and over
  • Silver Members* – 60 years of age and over
  • Business Members – Individual ownership and/or Partnership of legal registered business
  • Organization Members – Non-profit organization, Groups, Religious groups

*Our Junior and Silver Members reap the benefits of banking service fees being waived in full. Benefit details can be discussed with any of our member service representatives.

Simple 5 Steps to become a SCU member

Step 1
Prepare all necessary registration documents

IDENTIFICATION REQUIREMENT

Step 2
Visit one of our branches

Step 3
Fill out a membership application form

Step 4
Deposit your membership share

Step 5
Complete the Registration Process and enjoy our services!