Membership Services

Most people join and stay in UNISON to get the best representation and support at work when they need it. But UNISON members also receive superb membership benefits - you could save the cost of your subscription many times over.

Britannia, part of the Co-operative Bank

Working in partnership with UNISON, Britannia, part of the Co-operative Bank, provides mortgages and savings accounts with special benefits available to members.
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Britannia is a trading name of The Co-operative Bank p.l.c. P.O. Box 101, 1 Balloon Street, Manchester M60 4EP. Registered in England and Wales no.990937.

Britannia Rescue

Breakdown cover with 20% discount for UNISON members from Britannia Rescue, the roadside assistance and recovery service. New members also save £5 when buying on-line.
Call 0800 756 8693

Croyde Bay

UNISON's very own holiday destination offering fantastic holidays for people of all ages. Croyde Bay's Oasis Leisure complex provides tropical warmth and fun for everyone with its indoor heated pool, sauna, spa bath and gym.
Call 01271 890 890

Liverpool Victoria

As a member of UNISON you are entitled to discounted car insurance with Liverpool Victoria. You can choose the level of cover to suit your needs by adding on from a range of optional features, enabling you to create your very own policy.
Call 0800 756 8170


The UNISON-endorsed Health Cashplan from Medicash not only pays you cash when you are ill, but also meets the aims and values of UNISON and supports the NHS. Medicash is a not-for-profit organisation which pays back over 80% of contributory income every year to members in cash benefits.
Call 0800 111 2222

The Tax Refund Company

Over 300,000 members have already used this "no refund, no fee" service. Are you missing out on a possible tax refund?
Call 0845 355 0845


UIA Insurance provides great value, low cost insurance for UNISON members, and retired members, and their families. Members can get a 15% on-line discount on Home Insurance (plus an additional 5% discount by combining contents and buildings insurance), a 10% discount on Travel Insurance (single trip or annual cover available) and competitive rates on Pet Insurance for cats and dogs (including cover for ongoing conditions). As a mutual insurer, UIA reinvests any surplus in order to keep premiums low. Their underlying principles mean that members can be sure of a consistently fair and honest approach.
Call 0800 66 88 55 (Quote Ref: UNFOC)

UNISON Legal Advice

Providing the widest range of legal help for union members in the UK. Offering advice and assistance not just with work issues, but for you and your family outside the workplace too. Includes a free will service and cut price convayancing.
Call 0800 783 2833

UNISON Open College

As the flexible learning arm of UNISON, the role of the Open College is to promote and encourage the personal and career development of members.
Call020 7551 1154

UNISON Travel Club

A one-stop travel club offering exclusive savings and benefits on air fares, cruises and short breaks.
Call 0800 021 7190

UNISON Welfare

A registered charity providing help to members and their families in times of financial hardship or personal difficulties. Speak to your Branch Welfare Officer or call the number below. (Login required.)
Call 020 7551 1620

Vision Express

Discounts off eye examinations, some complete glasses and the Contact 7 contact lense direct debit scheme. (NB: Offers are subject to certain conditions.)
Call 0115 9882121