Latest News

18 May 2023

Member Notice

Our website will be unavailable on Wednesday, May 24th, from 9 am to 5 pm to facilitate the merger of Roscrea Credit Union into Thurles Credit Union.  Please also note that on Thursday, May 25th and Friday 26th we will open at a slightly later time of 10 am. 

28 Mar 2023

SMS Phishing Scam

We've been made aware of a scam text, purporting to be from 'Credit Union', claiming that accounts have been 'placed on hold' and asking the recipient to click a link (to a cloned credit union website) to verify their account. Your credit union will never contact you by text or email asking you to click a link to verify your account

07 Feb 2023

Thurles Credit Union and Roscrea Credit Union Proposed Merger

Thurles Credit Union and Roscrea Credit Union are currently advancing discussions in relation to combining their resources by merging.

26 May 2020

Member notice for Online Banking Changes

Please note that we will be introducing some improvements to your Online Banking experience over the coming months. These changes are in preparation for compliance with European banking regulations - Payment Services Directive 2 (PSD2) - which come into force on September 14th 2019. These regulations bring additional safety and security to your online banking.

01 Jan 2020

Managing Financial Debt

Thurles Credit Union | Managing Financial Debt

30 May 2019

Member Notice Savings Cap

In recent years, Thurles Credit Union (TCU) has experienced a significant increase in the level of savings held by members. In 2018 alone, our savings increased by €7.46 million. Under Central Bank regulations, all credit unions are required to maintain reserves of at least 10% of our assets.

27 Apr 2019

Online Loan Applications

Experience the power of our new Online Loan Application, an innovative way to secure your Thurles Credit Union loan efficiently and without any hassle.

BER Improvement Loan

BER Improvement Loan

BER Improvement Loan 6.5% (6.7% APR)

Thurles Credit Union are delighted to be partnering with Electric Ireland Superhomes to offer new and existing members our BER Improvement loan at the competitive rate of 6.5% (6.7% APR).

For further background to Electric Ireland Superhomes and information on the range of services they provide please click on the Enquire now button below.

If you have already engaged with Electric Ireland Superhomes and received your Home Energy report please click on the Apply now button below.

Loan assessment is subject to standard credit analysis criteria. No interest rebate will be available on this loan

  • Quick decisions within 24 Hours
  • Free loan insurance*
  • No penalties for early repayment

How much can I borrow?

Minimum €5,000 and maximum €75,000 - no minimum membership period. Up to a maximum of 10 years.

How much interest will I pay?

Check out our loan rates in a loan calculator below.

How do I apply?

In order to apply for your loan, you must enquire through and follow the necessary steps Electric Ireland Superhomes. If you have already completed this and you have received your Home Energy Report you can now apply directly with us just click the Apply button.

BER Improvement Loan
6.7% Apr



*Warning: If you do not meet the repayments on your loan, your account will go into arrears. This may affect your credit rating, which may limit your ability to access credit in the future. **Loans are subject to approval. Terms and conditions apply. If you do not meet the repayments on your loan, your account will go into arrears. This may affect your credit rating which may limit your ability to access credit in the future.

Thurles Credit Union will process your personal data when you apply for a loan with us. Our Loans Data Protection Statement provides more information.