Welcome To Our Online New Accounts Desk!
Welcome and thank you for choosing Sussex County Federal Credit Union for your financial needs. To make it more convenient for prospective members to join SCFCU, you can now sign up for membership directly online. If you’re an existing member, you can add new services to your existing account.
Our electronic application should be used to open standard accounts. If you are opening a business, custodial, or trust account, please return to the Applications section of the website. Printable applications are available for these uses.
This application should take you approximately 10 minutes.
You will need to refer to several things during this process:
- Valid U.S. driver's license
- U.S. Social Security Number or Individual Taxpayer Identification Number (ITIN)
- You must be a U.S. citizen 18 years of age or older
In order to comply with the U.S.A. Patriot Act, Sussex County Federal Credit Union is required to verify the identity of the members applying for and opening new accounts/services or adding signatories to existing accounts/services with the credit union. Information that we are required to obtain includes:
- Mailing Address
- Street Address (if different)
- Social Security Number or Tax Identification Number
- Date of Birth
- Copy of government issued photo ID (such as driver's license, passport, Student ID, State issued ID, etc.)
Additional data or identification, as required under the U.S.A. Patriot Act, may also be gathered depending on the type of account applied for or opened.
Data on existing members will be gathered as they open or use additional services offered by the credit union or add signatories to accounts.
The U.S.A. Patriot Act requires the credit union to maintain records of the identification verification and update the information.
Confidentiality of this information will be maintained as required under the Privacy Act and all other applicable laws and regulations.