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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 6,000 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

We would like to welcome Phil, our newest Customer Services Adviser, to the DCU team.


He has just had his first week with us and is already a great addition to the team. As our Customer Services Adviser, you will be seeing his face regularly when you come in to see us at our office. Welcome Phil!

Aug 08 2016

We are looking to recruit a Customer Adviser to join our small but dynamic team. Click more for the job description.

To apply, please contact us and request for an application form on 01325 529829 or

We are delighted to welcome Red Hall Primary School and West Park Academy to our growing Young Savers Family.

Pupils of Red Hall Primary School and West Park Academy can now save regularly into their own young savers account with a weekly collection point at the school.



Darlington Credit Union’s MoneySmart project has been shortlisted! As part of the next stage, the project goes to a public vote.

The project is centred around one to one money management support for clients in various vulnerability demographics and financial education workshops for young people aged 15 and over, as well as developing workshops and money management tools.

Please vote for us by clicking on the link below and voting for Darlington Credit Union: MoneySmart. It takes less than 10 seconds to do and will help us continue to help those in our community.

Please vote and share!


Many thanks in advance,

The DCU team

Darlington Credit Union's 6th Annual General Meeting 2016


Wednesday 20th April 2016
6:00pm - 7:30pm
St. Augustine's Parish Centre, Larchfield Street, DL3 7TG
Parking available at the venue


Please find the agenda for the AGM here (pdf, 177kb). A pack will be provided on the evening.

Please note that you must pre-register your attendance to vote which you can do here. Alternatively, you can call/e-mail the office to register.