Firstly you either have to live or work within our common bond which extends for a

10 mile radius of the town of Ballaghaderreen.

You will then have to provide us with the following information:

-Photographic ID: 

Current Valid Passport OR Current Valid Driving Licence  

-Proof of Address:(Dated within last 3 months)

Household utility bill, ESB, Phone, Mobile,


-Bank or Building Society Statement


-Letter from Social Welfare, Revenue

PPS Number:

PPS Number to be provided on an Offical Document

Eg: Payslip, P60, Social Welfare Card, Medical Card or Letter from Revenue 

A one off entrance fee of €1.27 has to be paid on joining the credit union with a minimum of €5.00 lodged to your account.

To open a Club or Society account we will require photographic ID for two persons together with current proof of address (dated within last 3 months).


A Parent can open an account on behalf of their child up to the age of when the child can write their own name. The following is required to open a minors account (aged under 16 years)


~Birth Cert or valid passport

~Utility bill for parent dated within last 3 months

~Childs’ PPS Number on official document

~Valid Photo ID for parent opening the account (where child is unable to sign their name)


Imed MayBenefits of Membership

  • No transaction charges or hidden fees.
  • Open late Friday evenings until 8 pm.
  • Security of savings through the credit union’s fidelity bond and through the Savings Protection Scheme. (Subject to limits)
  • The knowledge that your savings are being used in your own community.
  • Loan Protection and Life Savings Insurance at no direct cost to eligible members. (Subject to terms and conditions)
  • Friendly, confidential and personal service to our members.