How to Join 


Should you wish to sign up for a Junior account, on behalf of your child or grandchild, follow the below process:

  1. Simply contact our office either via phone (028 9068 5198) or via email ( requesting membership.

  2. SERVING PSNI account holders (officers and staff) can apply for a JUNIOR account using their registered PSNI email address as verification.

  3. RETIRED members / those members who are paying by direct debit, can apply for a JUNIOR account by attending our office in Newforge in person, with any necessary ID, joining documentation and child's birth certificate.  PLEASE NOTE WE CANNOT ACCEPT BY EMAIL. 

  4. We will then email you the necessary joining documentation (Application Form / Bank details form along with a list of acceptable ID).  

  5. You can then print off / complete and scan your application, returning to us via email. Your direct debit mandate will need to be posted back to us as some banks only accept original documents.

  6. Non PSNI email verified members must attend in person at our Newforge Office with one x form of ID verification and one form x address verification, within 90 days of emailing us back the joining documentation.  PLEASE NOTE WE WILL CLOSE THE NEW ACCOUNT IF ID VERIFICATION IS NOT RECEIVED WITHIN 90 DAYS.

  7. We will then process your application and email you back an initial statement with your account number.  

  8. Your saving will then commence with the next available direct debit run (less the £5 joining fee).

A JUNIOR ACCOUNT APPLICATION FORM can be downloaded HERE; or by contacting the office and having one posted out; collected at Newforge; or emailed.

The account can only be opened and form completed by the account trustee:

  • If this is a serving officer or PSNI staff on behalf of the child, the completed Junior application form and copy of the child's birth certificate can be accepted via email from their registered PSNI email address.

  • If this is a retired officer or common bond member who do not have a registered PSNI email address, they must return the child's application form to our office in person, along with a copy of the child’s birth certificate.  


Harp and Crown Credit Union Ltd are authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority. Firm Reference Number (FRN) 577113. For details visit
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