If you live or work in our common bond then you are entitled to join us at First South Credit Union. The common bond for First South Credit Union is listed below. A common bond refers to the community within which the Credit Union operates.  As you can see we have certainly lived up to the motto ‘ Growing Our Community’!

We want you to be a part of our community, so if you live, work, or go to school/college within our common bond, or live with a relative that is already a member, you can join today!


Benefits of joining First South

  • Full online banking facility via our Current Account ( subject to Monthly fee of €4)
  • No hidden fees or charges
  • One of Cork’s most progressive Credit Unions
  • An extensive community of  33,000 members
  • Low loan rates
  • Full suite of electronic transactions


Common Bond Area

Our common bond extends from the Old Head Of Kinsale to the Center of Cork City including the following areas, Old Head, Ballinspittle, Ballinadee, Kilbrittain, Kilmacsimon, Dunderrow, Kinsale, Minane Bridge, Nohaval, Rennies, Belgooly, Riverstick, Ballinhassig, Cork Airport, Ballygarvan, Ballyphehane, Turners Cross and South Parish. Mayfield, Dillon’s Cross, Ballyvolane, Glenheights, Montenotte, Whites Cross, Dublin Hill and surrounding areas.

People working or living or in Education in any of the above locations are now eligible for membership including :- Cork Airport Business Park, Ballycurreen Industrial Estate, Frankfield Business Park, Marina Industrial Park, Centre Park Road, Monaghan Road, South Infirmary Hospital, Cork City Council, Cork Harbour Commissioners, Cork School of Music, Cork College of Commerce, St. Finbarr’s Hospital and businesses and retail units south of Patrick’s Street.

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