Open an Account

You live your life online -and your banking does too. In as little as 5-10 minutes, you can apply to open an account or take out a loan through our digital account opening program without stepping foot in a branch.

To be eligible to complete our online application, you must: 
• be the age of majority 
• be a resident of the province 
• have a personal email address 
Already a member? Your application process is even faster! With your member number and PAC, the application can be pre-populated with your personal information and linked to your existing account.

Here's what you'll need to apply:



Open an 


Personal Information: address, SIN, employment details, 
contact information. 



Identification: bank statements, utility bill, credit statement. 



Membership Share: a small, one-time deposit ($25.00) that validates your membership. 



Joint Account Information: if you are applying for a joint account, information on the other account holder will be required. 


Contact our team by email or by calling our branch listed below: 
Glace Bay Central Credit Union 902-849-7512

Frequently Asked Questions:

What products can I apply for online? Expand/Collapse

You can open a variety of chequing accounts or a savings account in minutes online. 

How long will it take to process my application? Expand/Collapse

Our staff will review your application once it is received and will contact you for any remaining details or to confirm your account within two business days.

Do I have to finish my application at one time? Expand/Collapse

You can take as much or as little time as you like. You can complete your application at one time or save your progress and return to it when convenient, just keep note of your application ID.