Member benefits

Member benefits

Member benefits

In addition to support at work UNISON has negotiated a range of deals and benefits exclusively for members. Below is a brief summary of what your UNISON membership can gain you discounts on;

Holiday Deals

UNISONS Travel Club offers a range of discounts and great offers on holidays all over the world, from a short European city break to a cruise or a tour of Canadian wilderness.

If you want to stay in the UK then UNISON has it’s very own holiday resort in Croyde Bay on the North Devon coast. The resort has a large hotel, cottages and chalets available for hire, with a standard 15% discount for members and up to 50% discount for low paid members.

You can even arrange your travel insurance through the site!

Free Insurance Offer and Discounted Shopping

UNISON has negotiated a wide range of discounts and benefits with our insurance partner UNISON Protect, this includes £5000 of free Accidental Death Cover.

No medical questions, if you’re a UK resident within the age limits, you’re guaranteed to be accepted for all of the plans, provided by trusted partner UNISON Protect.

Other products include

  • Accident protection cover, up to £200,000 accidental death cover plus hospitalisation cover for accidental injury
  • Income protection, monthly cash if you can’t work due to accident, sickness or unemployment
  • Over 50s accident cover, £20,000 for accidental death and cash for burns, fractures and dislocations
  • Female cancer cover, £25,000 on diagnosis of a malignant female cancer
  • Life cover, a cash lump sum for death from any cause.

By joining you can register to receive discounts from hundreds of ‘big name’ retailers when you shop online. Whether you are doing your weekly food shop, need some DIY materials or fancy a new outfit you are sure to find a retailer offering discounts at


Ready for a change of car? UNISON Drive gives you a real alternative to an employee car leasing scheme.

With a wide range of new and used cars to choose from to suit every pocket, along with a finance package built around your personal circumstances you need look no further. All cars come with extensive pre sales checks, warranties and home delivery. For more information go to

If you can’t find what you are looking for at UNISON Drive then you could always visit the Vauxhall Partners site who offer a range of discounts for you and your family members on new and used cars.

The motoring offers don’t end there, never worry about breaking down by taking up the deal UNISON has negotiated for members with LV= Britannia Rescue Services and the next time your car insurance is due get in touch with Liverpool Victoria Insurance and tell them you are a UNISON Member and see how their quote compares.

Health and Well Being

Your health is important to us, and so is that of your family. If you are unwell and need treatment, dread the thought of the cost of your families dental treatment or need an eye test and new glasses you needn’t get to stressed about the financial impact of these as UNISON has negotiated a range of medical, dental and eyesight insurance policies that will help with the costs of treatment and pay compensation if you are hospitalised.


In addition to all these great offers that UNISON membership entitles you to UNISON also has access to expert financial advice for you to help you manage your finances, whether it’s personal savings, pension advice or mortgages.

There is also the great range of home, travel and pet insurance services and the UNISON pre-paid card with great cash back benefits to help you keep control and save while you spend.

And on top of all that there is UNION Energy, an independent comparison website that can help you get the best deal and make savings on your electricity and gas services.

For more information on all of these greats deals and offers visit the Member Benefits page of the national UNISON website here.