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– New Depositor Form – Personal
If you wish to open a new account with the CDF you need to download and complete a New Depositor form.

– Automatic Payment Form
Valid for the On-call Savings, Christmas Club, Education and Funeral Accounts). A separate form is needed for each account if you are opening more than one and wish to make regular automatic deposits from your bank account to your CDF account.


– New Depositor Form – Organisation
Parish, order, diocesan group, school group, parish group etc.

– Certificate of Identity Form
Identifies signatories of new accounts and for a change of signatories for existing accounts.

Contact us for Loan application – Parish

Contact us for Loan Application – Organisation

CDF Online

Linking your CDF Account to CDF Online

If you wish to have your existing or new account linked to CDF Online, you will need to print the applicable “Application for CDF Online Internet Access” form:

– Individual
 – Parish
 – Organisation

This is a one page form with 5 pages of terms and conditions. You will need to complete and return only the form.

All completed forms can be mailed to:

Freepost 91749
Catholic Development Fund
PO Box 4544
Christchurch 8140

If you have any questions about completing any forms, please phone 3669 869 from Christchurch, or 0800 403 863 from out of Christchurch, during normal business hours.