Helping to make a difference

Some key features of our loans are :-

  • £1,500 payment to the nominated beneficiary of a member, following their death.
  • The Benevolent Scheme is only available to members of credit unions affiliated to the Ulster Federation of Credit Unions.
  • A simple claims process to ensure prompt payment and ease the burden at an already difficult time.
  • The scheme will be launched from Monday 29th April 2019, for participating credit unions.
  • All members who joined their credit union before Tuesday 15th January 2019 will automatically be covered by the scheme
  • To benefit from the scheme, members need to make an annual contribution of £10.00 as part of their membership of their credit union.
  • The Ulster Federation of Credit Unions has absolute discretion in the payment of all grants from the Benevolent Scheme to ensure compliance with the rules of the Scheme.
  • The Benevolent Scheme is just one of the benefits of being a member of an affiliated credit union of the Ulster Federation of Credit Unions


The Ulster Federation of Credit Unions was formed in 1995 having previously been a member of the National Federation of Credit Unions.


Ulster Federation of Credit Unions
Credit Union House,
218 - 220 Kingsway,
Dunmurry, Belfast,
BT17 9AE

Call: 028 9030 1204 Email: