SCCU also known as Southern Cross Credit Union is one of the longest Credit Unions based in the Northern Rivers community. It is a customer owned bank founded on cooperative and community banking ideals in 1966 on the idea of Mr. WG Bill Stoddart who got the Banana Growers Federation (BGF) to initiate the credit union in the North Coast of NSW.
The credit union became Southern Cross Credit Union Ltd in 1997 to accommodate all Credit Unions in the region. It currently has nine branches across Northern Rivers, supporting customers in the community with professional banking and financial services in Savings & Investments, Business banking, Everyday Accounts, Cards, Buying a home, Buying a car, Going on holiday, and Get insurance.
Southern Cross Credit Union is leveraging on technology to deliver modern banking system. It provides useful marketing and financial tools to engage its customers in modern banking; the tools include a website to educate and inform customers, NetBanking for access to online banking, other financial planning and management tools and ATM Cards.
SCCU offices are located as follows; for more information you can contact or speak with the Customer Service on SCCU phone numbers:
- Ballina NSW Byron Bay NSW Byron Central Hospital (ATM Only)
- NSW Cabarita Beach NSW Casino NSW Lennox Head
- Lismore NSW Mullumbimby NSW
- Murwillumbah NSW Ocean Shores (ATM Only)
- Ocean Shores NSW South Tweed Heads NSW