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16 May 2024

Credit Unions top the Ireland RepTrak® 2024 study

Credit unions have been ranked as the most reputable organisation in Ireland, topping the Ireland RepTrak® 2024 study ranking for the second consecutive year. With an overall score of 84.2, credit unions were the only organisation to attain an excellent score this year, ranking first in four out of seven of the key drivers of reputation - Citizenship, Conduct, Products & Services, and Workplace as well as taking first place in Trust to do the right thing, Fair in the way it does business, Ethical, Open & Transparent and other important reputation metrics.

08 Apr 2024

We are rolling out our Mobile Credit Union service to Avoca

First ever in Ireland, Arklow Credit Union rolls out its community banking service on wheels to Avoca, Co Wicklow with plans to extend the service further in coming months Arklow Credit Union has rolled out a mobile Branch on Wheels for customers in Avoca, Co Wicklow with the state-of-the-art technology bringing a wide range of banking services to communities there.

16 Nov 2023

Embrace sustainability and Green Economy with Solar Energy

We have installed 44 solar panels on the roof of our main building in Arklow which is predicted could generate as much as 19,850Kw hours of energy annually.


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Download list of documents required to open/update/reactivate an account for adult and/or child.

Download list of documents required for loan application when total loan is greater than your savings balance.

Arklow Credit Union have made an arrangement for wills with local solicitors for our Members. They will set up a basic single will for €50.00 and basic joint will €75.00.


If someone else is making payments in for you and you wish them to receive balances on your receipts, complete form below and return to our office along with authorised persons ID.

If you or your spouse/civil partner are over the age of 65 you might be eligible to have Deposit Interest paid without deduction of DIRT tax.

You can use our Income and expenditure form to calculate your surplus income so you’ll know what you can save or use as a loan repayment.

In some cases we might require spouse/partner/guarantor details to assess your loan application. Return completed form along with spouse/partner/guarantor photo ID to our office.

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