Prepare for the future. Start saving today.

Deductions straight from your Prison Service pay. Minimum savings £10 per month FREE to join. Close at anytime. Quick and easy access to online withdrawals Life cover at no extra cost*

Regular Saver

To join the Credit Union every member must save a minimum of £10 per month into the Regular Saver. It is completely free to join and you can change the amount you save at anytime.

Become a member today for FREE

  • Opening a Regular Savings Account gives you membership to the credit union.
  • Membership entitles you to open other savings accounts and apply for a loan, if you’re aged 18 or over.
  • Life Cover (at no extra cost), doubles your savings balance (up to a member maximum of £25,000) in the event of a claim.
  • Membership is open to the armed forces, veterans (in receipt of a pension), serving or retired police and prison officers, serving police and prison staff and any family member living at the same address as the main member.
  • Minimum savings £10 per month

  • Easy access with no notice or penalty

  • Save straight from your Prison Service pay, with your deduction shown on your payslip

  • Change your savings amount when required by contacting our team

  • Life cover at no extra cost up to age 65 (conditions apply)

  • Receive a return in the form of an annual dividend

  • Save up to maximum of £1,000 per month

  • Easy access with no notice or penalty
  • Simple saving through payroll deduction or direct debit
  • Life cover at no extra cost up to age 65 (conditions apply)
  • Minimum balance only £5
  • Maximum shareholding with PCU that attracts dividend/ISA return - £85,000
  • Dividend paid annually gross
  • Enables you to apply for a loan

    If aged 18 or over

Flexi Saver

Save up to a maximum of £20,000 and enjoy the flexibility to withdraw from the account at anytime.

Open a Flexi Saver today

  • Save a up to a maximum of £20,000 into the Flexi Savings Account.
  • Make one off deposits or save every month straight from your pay or direct debit.
  • Withdraw your money at anytime.
  • Benefit from a return on your savings in the form of an annual dividend.
  • To qualify you must be a member of the Credit Union and save a minimum of £10 per month into the Regular Saver.
  • Life Cover (provided at no extra cost) doubles your combined savings balance (up to a member maximum of £25,000) in the event of a claim.
  • Existing members can open an account by contacting our office on 0121 700 1222. Alternatively you can transfer funds into this account using your online Member Access.
  • Membership is open to the armed forces, veterans (in receipt of a pension), serving or retired police and prison officers, serving police and prison staff and any family member living at the same address as the main member.
  • Maximum savings £20,000

  • Easy access with no notice or penalty

  • Save straight from your Prison Service pay, with your deduction shown on your payslip

  • Change your savings amount when required by contacting our team

  • Life cover at no extra cost up to age 65 (conditions apply)

  • Receive a return in the form of an annual dividend

  • Easy access with no notice or penalty
  • Simple saving through payroll deduction or direct debit
  • Life cover at no extra cost up to age 65 (conditions apply)
  • Minimum balance only £5
  • Maximum shareholding with PCU that attracts dividend/ISA return - £85,000
  • Dividend paid annually gross
  • Enables you to apply for a loan

    If aged 18 or over

Prize Saver

We have teamed up with HM Treasury to pilot a new savings account which gives you the chance of winning a monthly cash prize of £5,000.

Your chance to win £5,000 each and every month

  • Open a Prize Saver and be in with a chance of winning £5,000 in a monthly prize draw.
  • Hold between £1-£200 in a PrizeSaver account to enter into the monthly draw (£1 is equivalent to 1 entry)
  • £1 per entry, maximum entries 200 per member.
  • You must have a Regular Savings account with the credit union to qualify.
  • Membership is open to the armed forces, veterans (in receipt of a pension), serving or retired police and prison officers, serving police and prison staff and any family member living at the same address as the main member.

Enter your information for us to set up your PrizeSaver account:

  • Monthly prize draw of £5,000 with at least twenty smaller prizes of no less than £20

  • Hold between £1-£200 in a PrizeSaver account to enter into the monthly draw (£1 is equivalent to 1 entry)

  • Close, amend or withdraw your funds at any time

  • Monthly prize draws on the 15th of each month

  • Winners notified within two working days

  • Easy access with no notice or penalty
  • Simple saving through payroll deduction or direct debit
  • Life cover at no extra cost up to age 65 (conditions apply)
  • Minimum balance only £5
  • Maximum shareholding with PCU that attracts dividend/ISA return - £85,000
  • Dividend paid annually gross
  • Enables you to apply for a loan

    If aged 18 or over

Junior Account

The Junior account helps your family prepare for the future. Any children or grandchildren living at the same address as an existing member are entitled to join and start saving.

An account that grows up fast

  •  Junior Savings account where you can save on behalf of your children or grandchildren.
  • Junior Members must live at the same address as an existing member and a copy of their passport or birth certificate will be required to open the account.
  • Regular savings must be made via payroll deduction (where available) or Direct Debit.
  • You can deposit additional lump sums whenever you wish by either bank transfer, debit card or cheque (payable to Police Credit Union Ltd)
  • Maximum total balance £10,000.
  • At 18 years of age, the junior account will switch to a regular savings account (subject to ID requirements), with its own conditions, under the control of the new account holder.
  • A healthy start

    Help to give a young person a sound start in life

  • Plan from an early age

    For that first car, year out, university

  • Start small

    Open an account with as little as £10

  • Easy to save

    By regular deductions via pay or Direct Debit. In addition you can deposit occasional lump sums.

  • Annual return paid gross

    Without tax deducted at same rate as adult dividend

  • Not for profit mutual

    Exclusively for the protective services

  • Time flies!

    The perfect place to save gifted money from birthdays and Christmas

  • Quick & free access

    No notice or penalty for withdrawal

Set up your Junior Account here.

Set up your Junior Account here.

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Cash ISA

Please note

Members are advised that we are currently not offering new ISA accounts. If you already hold an ISA with us we have already written to you with changes to our ISA conditions.

Existing Cash ISA holders are entitled to benefits such as:

  • Tax free saving

    Ideal for the taxpayer, even outside the Personal Tax Allowance

  • Life cover at no extra cost

    To double savings (of up to a total PCU saving of £25,000 per member) in event of a claim

  • Dividend calculated daily

    And credited to account annually in April

  • Access to savings without penalty

    No transfer out fees

Prison CU is a trading name of Police Credit Union.

Police Credit Union is a member of the Financial Services Compensation Scheme. The Scheme guarantees to pay 100% of a maximum £85,000 should the Credit Union fail.

Police Credit Union is part of the Financial Ombudsman Scheme.