Join Us | London Community Credit Union

Join your Credit Union

If you live, work, or study in Tower Hamlets, Hackney, The City of London, Newham, Waltham Forest, Islington, or Haringey you can join LCCU now.


We have made joining us easier than ever, just choose the option below which suits you best.


We look forward to welcoming you aboard!

Online Application
Open your account anytime 24/7
Email Application
Complete the form and email to us along with proof of ID and Address (click on the button below for details). Once we complete our checks we will contact you to make your first deposit.
Download Application
Print, complete and sign the form and send/bring it to any of our branches along with proof of ID and Address (click on the button below for details). Please bring along your £10 deposit to activate your account.

Important Facts


Initial deposit

You will need to deposit £10 in your account as soon as it is opened and you must keep a minimum of £10 in the account to keep it open.


Regular savings

This can vary based on your circumstances but we recommend at least £5 per month into your Saver Plus account.


Account closure

If you close the account within one year, £10 is levied as an administrative charge. After 1 year we will not levy a charge.


Online application

You can open an account online and make deposits. However, in order to enable you to withdraw cash across the counter or to transfer to an external bank account we will need to see proof of identification and address details.


Insufficient ID

Please talk to us if you do not have the necessary ID available or cannot come into one of our offices.


Member benefits

(see Accounts on our homepage)

On becoming a member you can benefit from our range of other services including:

Affordable loans
Current Account
Flexi Credit
Jam Jar Account to help you with budgeting
Free life saving and loan protection insurance
A share in any profits we make
Access to a range of other great products and services


Contact Us

Email us on, call on 020 7729 9218 or visit any branch of LCCU to book an appointment to discuss your new account with one of our Customer Service Representatives. Our branch locations can be found on the “contact us” page.