Solent Credit Union

Solent Credit Union (formerly Sanctuary Credit Union and Co-operators Credit Union) has been running for several years as a credit union covering Southampton.  Anyone who lives in the SO postal district can join.  There is a junior savers club for anyone under 16 for which there is no joining fee.

For anyone over 16, there is a one off joining fee of £3 for all adult members. To take out a loan the member must be 18 or over. 
  • Solent Credit Union provides: -
  • An easy way to build up savings with no minimum amount
  • A secure place to save
  • Small loans at competitive rates (not dependant upon previous credit rating)

Credit Unions help their members save regularly and provide affordable loans.  Solent Credit Union is run and owned by the members, who work for the benefit of other members and the local community.

Solent Credit Union is authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority.  Registration No. 213753

For further information regarding the credit union please contact them direct on 023 8178 8375, e-mail - This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it or have a look at their website -

Solent Credit Union was initiated by Southampton City Mission (the founding charity for SCRATCH).


Last Updated ( Monday, 26 January 2015 )