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Membership Shares – Class “A” Membership Equity Shares

Membership in Bulkley Valley Credit Union requires holding fully paid Class “A” Equity Shares having a par value of one dollar ($1.00) each, in numbers detailed in the Bulkley Valley Credit Union Rules (currently as follows):

Except as otherwise provided below, each member must hold a minimum of 25 shares

  • Members under the age of 19 years must hold a minimum of 5 shares.
  • Members over the age of 60 years must hold a minimum of 5 shares.
  • If shares are jointly held, the primary member holds 20 shares and each other member holds 5.

provided that the number of members jointly holding those shares shall not exceed 2.

Members may subscribe to a maximum of 1000 shares.

Redemption of Class “A” equity shares is subject to the Credit Union Incorporation Act and to the Bulkley Valley Credit Union Rules.

Share dividends and patronage dividends are paid, based on financial performance.


In Our Community

  • AGM Update

    For the safety of our members and to support the continued efforts of maintaining social distancing, the Board of Directors of Bulkley Valley Credit Union has decided not to hold our Annual General Meeting on April 20, 2020, at the Dze L K’ant Friendship Centre in Smithers as previously advertised.

    Instead, we will be hosting a virtual AGM on that same date, starting at the advertised time of 7:00 P.M.

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  • Easter Weekend Hours

    Happy Easter Weekend! All branches will be closed from Friday, April 10th until Monday April 13th. All locations re-open on Tuesday, April 14th with our temporary hours of 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM.

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  • COVID-19 and Alternative Banking Solutions

    April 1, 2020
    BVCU is HERE FOR YOU.

    During the COVID-19 outbreak, Bulkley Valley Credit Union is taking added precautions to keep our members and staff safe. We are asking members to limit the use of our branches for essential services only and to respect the health authority and municipal, provincial and federal government measures. In consideration of our staff and other members, only attend if you are symptom free.

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