Credit Union Act, 1966

Appeal against refusal of membership of a credit union.

5.—(1) A person who applies for membership of a credit union in accordance with the rules of that credit union and is refused membership may appeal against such refusal to the District Court at a sitting thereof for the District Court District in which the registered office of that credit union is situated.

(2) Notice of an appeal under subsection (1) of this section shall be in writing and shall set out the grounds on which the appeal is based.

(3) A decision of the District Court on an appeal under this section shall be final, save that any question of law arising in such appeal may be referred to the High Court for determination and an appeal shall lie by leave of the High Court to the Supreme Court from every such determination.