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01325 520005

Helping make a

Welcome to the

Darlington Credit Union

The Darlington Credit union is a financial co-operative organisation formed in 2009.

Since then, we have continously grown and today we are a community of nearly 5,000 members, providing an ethical and safe place to save and borrow in Darlington.


You can register online or by popping in to one of our collection points


Saving is easy for both adults and juniors - you can save through your work too


One of our key aims to provide credit to our members at an affordably low rate


We offer businesses a means of ethically investing to improve lives in Darlington

From our Twitter

Latest News

Sep 27 2015

Hello members,

As of today, we will be operating from our new offices AND we have a new number so make sure you have our new contact details:


41 Tubwell Row, Darlington, DL1 1PD

01325 529829


It has been a very busy last few months and we are estatic to have now moved into the new premises. We hope that you can come and visit your new banking hall soon and love it as much as we do!


From the DCU Team


We are very excited to announce that we are moving into new premises later this year. But we are not moving too far, in fact just around the corner from where our current office is.


We are very pleased to announce that we are opening up eight collection points across North Yorkshire's libraries in partnership with North Yorkshire County Council (NYCC) starting from Monday 22nd June 2015.

Darlington Credit Union is one of only c.40 credit unions in the UK who have signed up for the Credit Union Expansion Project: Transformation Programme sponsored by the Department of Work and Pensions.

We're pleased to announce the launch of our payroll deduction scheme with County Durham and Darlington Fire and Rescue Service working in partnership with NE First Credit Union. Any employees of the service may apply to save with their designated Credit Union or apply for an instant loan of £500.