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Benefits of Membership

There are a number of benefits apart from representation when you join the CEPU.  As a member you will have access to the following:


Legal advice with Tindall Gask Bentley

Tindall Gask Bentley offer legal services in the following areas:

  • Public liability;
  • Medical negligence;
  • Military compensation;
  • Motor vehicle injury claims;
  • Workers compensation; and
  • Comcare.

Local call (08) 8212 1077 

Tindall Gask Bentley

Journey Cover

Members are covered for accidents when travelling to and from their place of residence to their employment* – this covers personal injury claims but members’ motor vehicle claims should still be made through their own motor vehicle insurance policy.


*subject to the terms and conditions of the policy wording

The Ambassador Card

Your membership entitles you to a CEPU Ambassador Card as a free extra. If offers members a wide range of savings and special deals at a selection of restaurants, motels, leisure centres and cinemas throughout Australia. It is a savings card allowing you to save many dollars off your bill or ticket.

The CEPU Ambassador Card


Union Shopper

We’re here for members – simple as that.

And we strive to save members as much as we can through sheer buying power. That’s either through direct dollar savings or matching up members to our preferred suppliers so you get what you want,with great value and without the hassles or headache.

Union Shopper works with the majority of unions throughout Australia to provide members with tangible benefits that complement their union membership.

Click on the Union Shopper logo below to view the Union Shopper directory online.


Union Shopper online


ME Bank

If you are a member of the CEPU and an industry super fund, ME Bank is your bank.


Lower cost banking and better service

ME Bank was created to give members of industry super funds lower cost banking and better service. And that's exactly what we do. All with the security of a bank that's owned by some of Australia's biggest industry super funds. So why put up with being a customer of an ordinary bank when you can be treated like a member with ME Bank?

If you're one of the millions of Australians who belong to a super fund or union, ME Bank offers you:


Super Members Home Loans
A range of discounted home loans, including variable, fixed or split loan options. All with low interest rates, no application or ongoing account keeping fees and no bank fees to to split, fix or top up your loan.
Super Members Term Deposit

An exclusive term deposit account offering bonus interest of up to 0.25% p.a. for eligible super fund and union members†. With a low opening balance of just $1,000 and flexible deposit terms from 1 month to 24 months.

Online Savings Account†
An online savings account with no ongoing account keeping fees, no fees for Phone and Internet Banking, no minimum balance required and interest paid on every dollar every day.
InterestME Savings Account
This transaction and savings account offers the easy access of a day-to-day transaction account and the benefits of a savings account such as earning higher interest on balances over $3,000^. All while keeping fees and charges low.
First Home Saver Account
Earn high interest, plus the opportunity of a 17% p.a. contribution from the Federal Government on the first $5,000 saved in each financial year - an extra benefit of up to $850 each year.
Low rate MasterCard†
A low rate MasterCard with a low annual fee, up to 44 days interest free on purchases and no charge for additional cardholders.
Award winning Personal Loan†
One of Australia's cheapest personal loans, with no ongoing fees, no fees for early repayment, a low establishment fee and no security required.


From the beginning, ME Bank has been a very different kind of bank. That doesn't just mean providing better value banking, but also ethical banking, including a lending policy that strives to make sure you don't take on an unmanageable level of debt. It also means providing genuine service. When you call ME Bank, you speak to a real person, not a machine, and they are always right here in Australia.

Now, more than ever, if you're a member of an industry super fund or union, you should take advantage of the better service and better value banking offered by ME Bank.

To find out more about the benefits of banking with ME Bank, call 1300 309 374 or visit www.mebank.com.au


Members Equity


†Refer to ME Bank flier for details and disclaimers.


Discount New Cars

Discount New Cars is a unique and FREE online car buying service, offering discounted prices on
popular makes and models through a select group of authorised new car dealers Australia wide.


The Discount New Cars exclusive Union Service is a great opportunity for Unions to promote
additional benefits to their members outside of the traditional workplace offerings that are provided. It is a great way to show support in the more personal aspects of Members lives.


By using the Discount New Cars Union Service, your Union members will have access to regularly updated exclusive discounts on new cars, over and above what is offered to the general public. Our friendly customer service team are also there to help members every step of the way and will regularly contact members throughout the buying process to ensure that they are happy with the service Discount New Cars is providing.


We can help you promote this fantastic service by providing you with the following:

  • FREE Flyers & Posters
  • Sponsorship of Union Conferences
  • Reciprocal placements in e-marketing newsletters
  • Integrated Links on the ACTU website

If you have any questions or would like to discuss this offer in more detail, please call Raylene Hall on 03 9093 9767 or email raylene@discountnewcars.com.au


All Members can phone our toll free number, 1800 146 666 if they have any queries.


Discount New Cars


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