Be a member

Membership is open to all who live or work across the Tees Valley, County Durham and North Yorkshire. As a financial co-operative, all members are owners and have a say in how Your Community Bank operates and only members of Your Community Bank can access our exclusive savings and loan products.

Joining? it’s as easy as 1,2,3

  1. It only takes 2 minutes to complete our online application form.
  2. Once you’ve deposited £10 in your Savings Account and agree to save regularly, your account will be activated. (£1 of this is our joining fee)
  3. We will send you a membership pack including your individual membership number, how to view your account online and how to apply for a loan

Benefits of being a member include:

A hassle-free way to become a regular saver, for Christmas, holidays, a new car or just for a rainy day

Access personal loans (*subject to affordability)

24-hour access to view your account, and request transactions via our website

Become part of a local, mutual organisation that puts members and community first

Your savings are protected by the Financial Services Compensation Scheme (LOGO)

Potential annual dividend on your savings (0.5% paid in 2015)

Life savings insurance is provided by us, at no cost to you. So if you die, your nominated beneficiary could receive your savings plus an additional half of the amount you had saved

Join today 

Under 18? Or have children or grandchildren who want to be a junior member?

That’s just fine with us! Children and young people can access our Junior account, there is no joining fee for kids, just click here to apply, it’s really easy.