The Washington State Division of Credit Unions examines and supervises state credit unions for safety and soundness and compliance with applicable credit union law in order to protect members' financial interests.

Contact the Division of Credit Unions: or (360) 902-8701

News and Updates

DFI's Division of Credit Unions has published a new bulletin to provide guidance on the additional investment authorities, which were granted to Washington State-chartered credit unions (“state credit unions”) with the approval of House Bill 1247 on July 28, 2019.
We are providing more detail regarding the specific items examiners will review pertaining to the four 2020 exam focus areas listed below and to emphasize the importance of making adjustments to the allowance for loan and lease losses funding analysis during an economic downturn.
Answers to frequently asked questions for credit unions.
The Washington State Department of Financial Institutions, Division of Credit Unions (DCU), recognizes the potential impact the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) will likely have on credit unions and their members. This memo is to provide additional guidance regarding DCU’s expectations for credit unions responding to COVID-19.
The Division of Credit Unions strategic initiatives and examination focus for 2020.

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