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Join Member First Credit Union from the comfort of your home


From funds transfer to loan applications on your fingertips.


Become a member of North Dublin's #1 lending provider.

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Download our Mobile App or Register on our website.

Talk to Us

Contact us from the comfort of your home or visit any of our 6 branches.

Parnells GAA MFCU Community Sponsorship

Community is our only immunity.

We’ve always been community-driven, and now we’re doing everything we can do to support our members. We’re still supporting our local clubs, groups, and schools across North Dublin.

Next Generation Credit Union.

We simply concentrate on the services members want and offer expertise in these areas. We strongly believe in the spirit of the Credit Union, but we’re also prepared to do our own thing. We’re continuing to grow and evolve to give our members the best digital and personalized experience.

24/7 Account Access

Access your account anytime and anywhere. Manage all your finances from the comfort of your home.

Quick Join and Apply

Join us with a quick online application. Once you're a member, yo can apply for a loan straightaway.

Affordable Loans

We offer competitive interest rates for our members and approve 98% of all loan applications.

Smart Savings

Start saving hassle free with us. By joining us, you become a member and part owner of MFCU.

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Most frequent questions and answers

You are eligible for a membership if you fall within our common bond.

Member First Credit Union’s common bond is as follows:

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-The total population of Artane, Ayrfield, Beaumont, Coolock, Donnycarney, Drumcondra, Marino, Raheny, Swords, North William Street and their immediate surrounding areas.

Employees of local companies situated within the common bond area of Member First Credit Union.

Local schools within the common bond area of Member First Credit Union including primary, secondary, and third-level colleges.

-The existing members of Member First Credit Union and their families and friends.

If you fall within any of these criteria, you are eligible to join. If you’re still unsure, just give us a call at (01)8513400 and we’ll help you out.

To apply for a loan from Member First Credit Union you will need to be a member. But once you join, you can apply for a loan straight away. You are eligible to join once you are part of our common bond.


No, as long you’re a part of the common bond, you can use any of our 6 branches

You don’t need to have any savings with us to be approved for a loan. Loan approval is based solely on your ability to repay the loan.


A full overview of our branch opening hours can be found here.

Our Phone Lines are also open Monday & Tuesday from 9.30 am – 4.30 pm, Wednesday 9:30-1.00 pm, Thursday from 9:30 am – 5.30 pm, Friday from 9.30 am – 5.30 pm, Wednesday 9:30-1.00 pm and Saturday from 9.30 am – 1.30 pm. You can reach us on (01) 851 3400.

Outside of these hours, you can email info@mfcu.ie and we will respond to your query in due course.

You can also contact us using the live chat button at the bottom.

From time to time these hours may change slightly to allow for staff training, bank holidays, or extenuating circumstances. If you are unsure if a branch may be open on a certain date, you can check the news section of our website. Any branch closures will be detailed here.

To get access to your Member First Credit Union account online, you’ll first need to register. Once you’ve completed the application, a confirmation email will be sent to the email address you have provided.

Your new PIN number will be sent to you by secure SMS, so it’s important that you have your contact details up to date. Once you have received your PIN, you can login to CU Online right away. You will also receive a One-Time Passcode (OTP) to your mobile number each time you login for enhanced security.

With Online Banking you will be able to transfer funds, view and print statements, and check account balances.


Register with MFCU


You can join us online through our all new digital membership application. Verify your ID and upload your documents remotely.

You can also drop into any local branch to join.

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online banking

If you are already a member, and you want to register for online access, click the link below to get started.