Letters to Credit Unions and Other Guidance

From time to time, the NCUA will provide guidance and other information to the credit union system on regulatory and supervisory matters, trends affecting federally insured credit unions and potential risks and threats.

  • Letters to Credit Unions — Provide guidance on specific NCUA policies and procedures, compliance, governance, and other timely issues that affect all federally insured credit unions.
  • Letters to Federal Credit Unions — Provide guidance on specific NCUA policies and procedures, compliance, governance, and other timely issues that affect only credit unions with a federal charter.
  • Risk Alerts — Detail practices or external threats that potentially are a significant risk to the safety and soundness of the credit union system.
  • Regulatory Alerts — Provide guidance on rules and regulations from other agencies that all credit unions must comply with.
  • Supervisory Letters — Provide the NCUA’s examiners with instructions and information on a range of supervisory and regulatory issues.
  • Accounting Bulletins — Provide guidance and instructions on how changes in generally accepted accounting principles and other regulatory initiatives affect how credit unions report these items in their financial statements.
  • Consumer Financial Protection Updates — Announce new activity on consumer compliance laws, regulations and guidance.

You can search these regulatory letters going back to 1979 by document type, the year issued, by subject and by title or keywords. Please note that obsolete letters are not included.

Showing 1 - 12 of 23 Results
Docket # Title Subject Type Year Status
20-CU-23 Annual Voluntary Credit Union Diversity Self-Assessment Credit Union Diversity Letters to Credit Unions 2020 Active
20-CU-22 Update to NCUA’s 2020 Supervisory Priorities Examination Program Letters to Credit Unions 2020 Active
20-CU-21 Field of Membership - Rural Districts Chartering/Field of Membership Letters to Credit Unions 2020 Active
20-CU-20 Phased Approach to On-site Operations NCUA Operations/Activities Letters to Credit Unions 2020 Active
20-CU-19 Additional Guidance Regarding Servicing Hemp-Related Businesses BSA/AML Letters to Credit Unions 2020 Active
20-CU-18 Prompt Corrective Action Regulatory Relief Measures in Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic Capital Planning Letters to Credit Unions 2020 Active
20-CU-16 Low-Income Designations: Qualification of Military Personnel Chartering/Field of Membership Letters to Credit Unions 2020 Active
20-CU-17 Update to Offsite Examination and Supervision Approach Examination Program Letters to Credit Unions 2020 Active
20-CU-15 Principles for Making Responsible Small-Dollar Loans Consumer Lending Letters to Credit Unions 2020 Active
20-CU-14 Establishment of CLF Agent Memberships Central Liquidity Facility Letters to Credit Unions 2020 Active
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