PLEASE NOTE: Many of the documents available below will need to be printed, signed by you (the member) and then sent into our office in Brighton - by post or scanned and emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
For your protection, we require signature for transactions carried out on your account in order to adhere to Data Protection regulations.
Membership Application forms
Download Membership Application form (277.6kb) - Standard membership application form
Download Joint membership application (170.3kb) - Joint membership application form
N.B. Please ensure that you enclose two forms of ID and a payment of £6 to open your account when sending Membership Applications by post. If you are paying by Standing Order, or Payroll Mandate, then please complete the form and we will take the £5 membership fee from your first payment.
(Please look at the downloadable list further down page if you are unsure what ID to send)
Download Young Savers Info & Application form (1360.4kb)- Application form for anyone under 16
Download Business Membership application form (304.3kb) - Business Membership Application Form
Download Business Membership FAQs (206.6kb)
Download Business membership checklist (504.4kb) - ID required to set up a Business Account
New Member Information
Download Welcome Pack 2017 (482.6kb) - Everything you need to know when you become a member of ESCU
Download Membership Application form (277.6kb)- General information about ESCU & application form
Download Loan application form
- Latest loan application form and a guide outlining how we use your personal data.
Download Loan application form (editable)
Download Condensed version - How we use your data (12.4kb)- Condensed Loan Guidance Notes on how we use your personal data
Download Full Guide: How we use your personal data (178.6kb)- A full guide on how we use your personal data
Employer Payroll Scheme
Download Payroll scheme Employers Handbook (708.4kb)- Employers handbook for the Payroll Deduction Scheme
Download Payroll Deduction mandate A5 (211.8kb)- Authority for employer to pay direct from salary (employer must be a member of our scheme).
Download Business loan application form (405.5kb)- Application form for Business Loans
Download Editable version - Business loan application form (133.8kb)- use this version if you would like to send us your loan application via email.
Download Business loans FAQs (137kb)- Some Frequently Asked Questions about our Business Loans.
Account Transaction Forms
Download BACS registration form (70.5kb) - Authority for ESCU to pay funds directly to your bank.
Download BACS share withdrawal form (318kb) - For withdrawals from Share accounts paid directly into your bank.
Download Standing Order Mandate (174.2kb)- Standing order setup form.
Download Share withdrawal request (241.1kb)- For withdrawals from Share accounts by personal or Post Office cheque only.
Download Share to Loan Transfer request (380.6kb) - For complete payment of outstanding loan balance from your Share account.
Download Share to Share Transfer Request (357.6kb)- For transferring funds between share accounts
Download Payroll deduction info & mandate form (1433.8kb)- Authority for employer to pay direct from salary (employer must be a member of our scheme).
Download Prepaid Card Order Form (339.7kb) - appllication for new Prepaid Visa Card 'Engage'
Protection for your Savings
Financial Services Compensation Scheme - Information for our Members (3166.2kb) - How the FSCS works for you.
Download Editable Volunteer form (43kb)Volunteer application form