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First West’s Board of Directors is now accepting nominations from candidates interested in standing for election to the First West Board.

Nominations will be accepted from December 1, 2023 to 12 pm PT January 18, 2024. View nominations and election package.

Register and apply through First West’s 2024 candidate application form for a Board of Directors position.


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The B.C. Financial Services Authority (BCFSA) and the Credit Union Deposit Insurance Corporation of B.C. (CUDIC) have consented to First West Credit Union applying to become a federal credit union. Read the BCFSA and CUDIC decision (.pdf document). Find out more what it means to be a federal credit union including benefits and risks at For full details about the changes in deposit insurance, see the Notice Pursuant to the Disclosure on Continuance Regulations.




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