About Us

As one of Canada's largest credit unions, Westminster Savings is dedicated to providing full financial services to the residents of Metro Vancouver..

About Us

At Westminster Savings, we exist to serve the needs of our customers and help advise, empower and enable them so they can achieve their most important goals, however large or small they may be.

Our purpose

Westminster Savings exists to advise, empower and enable customers to achieve their most important goals.


Working with us is never just a "yes" or "no" situation because we know that life and business aren't like that either. So we provide great tools, products and information so our customers can move forward confidently.

Our vision

People working together to enrich the lives of our customers.

  • We will reinvent what it means to be a truly valued financial partner
  • We will earn the right to be our customer's number-one choice
  • We will create truly personalized financial solutions and celebrated customer experiences
  • We will create advocates by exceeding the individual expectations of each customer

Enriching people's lives is a vision we collectively pursue every day by looking beyond accounts, rates, products and services to ensure we continuously deliver real and tangible value to our customers.

Our core values

  • Integrity: We act with honesty and fairness
  • Caring: We consider the needs of our customers, employees and community
  • Innovation: We seek to improve on what we do every day
  • Teamwork: We work together to achieve common goals
  • Passion for Excellence: We strive for the highest level of both personal and team achievement

We help our customers achieve a better balance in life by helping them achieve a better balance financially.

More about us

Learn more about what who we are and what we're doing in our communities.

More about what we do

We have the right product & services for your personal or business needs.

Fast Facts

Fast Facts

Established: October 19, 1944
Members: 55,000
Assets: $3.2 billion
Subsidiaries: WS Leasing Ltd. (vehicle leasing), Mercado Capital Corporation (equipment leasing), Westminster Savings Financial Planning Ltd.
Charitable Foundation: Westminster Savings Foundation (assets: $9.2 million)
Head Office: New Westminster, B.C.
Employees: 393
Branches: 12 branches, located in Burnaby, New Westminster, Coquitlam, Port Coquitlam, Maple Ridge, Cloverdale, Surrey, Langley and White Rock, plus one Commercial Services branch
Member Service Centre: 604-517-0100
On the Internet: www.wscu.com
ATMs: 21, all located at our branches (find an atm)
President and CEO: Gavin Toy
Board Chair: Bill Brown

(Current as of April 16, 2015)

Corporate News

2015 Press Releases

June 8, 2015 - A group of New Westminster seniors is celebrating the start of summer this week with the kick-off of their Nordic walking season, thanks to a grant from the Westminster Savings Foundation. Read more


May 25, 2015 - Westminster Savings offers up to 40 disadvantaged Burnaby children the opportunity to attend an arts or active living summer camp. Read more


May 19, 2015 - Burnaby afterschool program uses art, acting and rock n' roll to help kids succeed. Read more


May 13, 2015 - Westminster Savings is pleased to announce it is sponsoring the Coquitlam Senior Adanac Lacrosse team (the Adanacs) for the upcoming 2015 season. Read more


April 30, 2015 - Westminster Savings is hoping to offer "the best field trip ever" to hundreds of inner city elementary school children this summer as well as spark a new generation of arts enthusiasts. Read more


April 29, 2015 - With many of Canada's big banks introducing increased charges on accounts and transactions, Westminster Savings is pleased to offer an alternative to higher fees with its Unlimited Family Plan, a package of convenient and valuable banking products, services and features. Read more


March 26, 2015 - Westminster Savings Credit Union (Westminster Savings) today reported another year of strong financial results despite a challenging operating environment. Read more


March 16, 2015 - Westminster Savings is very pleased to announce the appointment of Greg Oyhenart as Senior Vice President, Corporate Development and Chief Strategy Officer. Read more


March 4, 2015 - Two innovative programs encouraging youth with cerebral palsy to enjoy artistic and physical expression have received a $5,000 grant from the Westminster Savings Foundation.Read more


February 25, 2015 - Budding young circus performers in the Tri-Cities will continue to have an opportunity to learn new "Big Top" skills, thanks in part to a $5,400 grant to ACCESS Outreach Society's ACRiX program from the Westminster Savings Foundation.Read more


February 18, 2015 - Westminster Savings Foundation donates $10,000 to Special Olympics British Columbia. Read more


February 13, 2015 - Employees and members help Westminster Savings choose charity recipients through their "Choose Your Charity Challenge". Read more


January 28, 2015 - Westminster Savings Credit Union and Prospera Credit Union Mutually Agree to Cease Merger Discussions - Read more


January 26, 2015 - A Boys and Girls Club of South Coast BC program in Langley that focuses on physical activities, nutritious snacks and a healthy cooking for children has received a $10,000 grant from Westminster Savings Credit Union (Westminster Savings). Read more


Click here to see all of our past press releases.

Corporate Reports & Official Notices

This year, we have transitioned to online versions of our corporate reports to help reduce our environmental footprint. You can view the reports in pdf format by clicking on the links below. If you experience any difficulty in accessing the reports, please email connect@wscu.com or call us at 604-517-0100 or 1-877-506-0100.

2014 Annual Report

2014 Annual Report

Read the Westminster Savings Annual Report for a detailed account of the initiatives undertaken by the credit union in 2014.


2014 Annual Report

2014 Management Discussion and Analysis and Audited Consolidated Financial Statements

Read the Westminster Savings Management Discussion and Analysis and Audited Consolidated Financial Statements for a detailed accounting of the financial, administrative and management initiatives undertaken by the credit union in 2014.


2014 Governance Report

2014 Governance Report

The Corporate Governance Report outlines the initiatives undertaken by Westminster Savings in 2014 to ensure that the management of the credit union is responsible, transparent and capable.


2014 Foundation Report

2014 Foundation Report

Westminster Savings has been working in 2014 to make the communities where we live and work better places for everyone. Read about those efforts in the Westminster Savings Foundation Report.

 

In Our Communities

Project Better Balance helps provide greater access to arts and active living in our communities.

Click here for more details.

Career Opportunities

Looking for a career in the financial industry?

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