Sign up in person

If we cannot verify your ID online, we will need to sign you up in person. This is usually because a person has recently moved house, is not on the electoral register or doesn’t have financial information listed at their residential address. 

  1. Fill out a Bristol Pound Application form for individuals 

  2. Provide the following supporting documents; 

    • Photo ID: passport, photo driving licence, or recent benefits awards letter

    • Proof of address: bank statement, council tax bill, gas/electric/water bill or letter from Student Loans company

    •  More information on supporitng documents

    • Please note: these documents must be the origional copy and dated within the last 3 months

  3. Take your form and documentation, along with a minimum £1 deposit to; 

    • Bristol Credit Union
      Monday - Thursday between 10am and 2.30pm
      112/114 Cheltenham Rd
      Bristol
      BS6 5RW

    • Bristol Pound Office
      Monday-Thursday between 9 - 5:30pm
      Room 111
      Corn Exchange
      Corn Street
      Bristol
      BS1 1JQ


If you are unable to make it to Bristol Credit Union or Bristol Pound office during our opening times, please contact ruby@bristolpound.org and we will arrange to meet at a more convenient time.