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The Qantas American Express Premium Card

Qantas Discovery American Premium Card

Take off with up to 30,000 extra Qantas Points* when you apply by 30 April 2014, are approved and meet the following spend criteria:

  • Receive 5,000 points the first time you make a purchase on your Card*
  • Plus 22,500 extra points when you spend $500 on purchases on your Card within the first 3 months of becoming a Card Member*
  • Plus an additional 2,500 points* the first time you use your Card on selected Qantas products and Services in Australia^.

This introductory offer excludes existing Card Members or those previous Card Members who have held any American Express Card in the last 12 months.*

Make your adventure more memorable

  • Relax in comfort before you take off with 2 Qantas Club Lounge invitations every anniversary year~ after you use your Card on selected Qantas products and services^ in Australia that year
  • Purchase eligible travel on your Card and enjoy complimentary travel insurance.

Boost your points balance

  • Earn up to 2 points per dollar spent on eligible purchases (see below for details)
  • Uncapped points earning as long as your Card account is current and in good standing
  • $0 annual fee per Supplementary Card so you can earn more points±.

 

You can earn: On eligible purchases at:
2 points for every $1 spent Major supermarkets and petrol stations in Australia
Selected Qantas products and services in Australia^
1 point for every $1 spent Insurances offered by American Express
All other providers, excluding those below
0.5 points for every $1 spent Utilities, which are gas, water and electricity providers
Insurance offered by companies other than American Express
Telecommunications providers, which includes goods and services purchased from phone, mobile and internet service providers
Government bodies including the Australian Taxation Office, Australia Post, federal/state and local government bodies

 

0.99% on balance transfers for the first 6 months

Transfer an existing balance and you'll pay only 0.99% p.a. for the first 6 months#

This offer excludes any existing or previous Card Members. A one-off credit plan establishment fee of 1% applies to any balances transferred.

For all these benefits you'd normally pay a Card fee of $249 p.a., but as a new American Express Card Member you'll pay just $149 in your first year of Card Membership if you apply by 30 April 2014 and are approved - saving you $100 .

Cards are offered, issued and administered by American Express Australia Limited. Credit provided by American Express Australia Limited (ABN 92 108 952 085), Australian Credit Licence No. 291313. ®Registered Trademark of American Express Company. Applicants must be 18 years of age or over, reside in Australia and earn a minimum income of $40,000 per annum to apply for the Qantas American Express Premium Card. American Express income and credit approval criteria applies. Subject to Terms and Conditions. Interest rates, fees and charges apply. All interest rates are quoted as an Annual Percentage Rate. All information, including fees, charges and interest rates are correct as at 16 December 2013 and are subject to change.

* The 30,000 Qantas Points offer is only available to new American Express Card Members who apply by 30 April 2014, are approved and make the required Card spend(s). Points are awarded as follows:
- 22,500 points when you spend $500 on purchases on your Card within the first three months of Card Membership
- 5,000 points the first time you make a purchase on your Card
- 2,500 points the first time you use your Card on selected Qantas products and services in Australia.
Maximum number of points available under this offer is 30,000 points. Card Members who currently hold or who have previously held any other Card product offered by American Express Australia Limited in the preceding 12 month period are ineligible for this offer. Points are earned in accordance with and subject to the Qantas American Express Card Points Terms and Conditions, available at here, and conditions apply. Please allow 8 to 10 weeks after you have made the eligible spend for the points to be credited to your Qantas Frequent Flyer account. Qantas Frequent Flyer membership and the earning and redemption of points are subject to the terms and conditions of the Qantas Frequent Flyer program available at qantas.com/terms. Not valid in conjunction with any other promotional offer.
^ Selected Qantas products and services are Qantas passenger flights (with a QF flight number) purchased on the Qantas merchant account i.e. directly from Qantas, and Qantas Frequent Flyer and Qantas Club membership joining and annual fees. Excludes Jetstar, Qantas Holidays and Qantas branded non-airfare products. Subject to the Qantas American Express Cards Points Terms and Conditions
~ Invitations are for Premium Card Members and are valid for Qantas Club and Qantas operated international Business Lounges only and are not valid for International First Class Lounges, Chairman’s Lounge, Qantas Domestic Business and Qantas oneworld® alliance airline, partner or associated lounges. Each invitation is valid for a single visit before the date specified on the pass when flying with Qantas or Jetstar (with a QF or JQ flight number). Qantas Club rules apply, which are available at qantas.com/qantasclub. Subject to the Qantas American Express Premium Card Insurances and Qantas Club Invitation Terms Conditions available here. Two Qantas Club Lounge Invitations will be sent to you within 6-8 weeks of your first Card spend in Australia on selected Qantas products and services on your Qantas American Express Premium Card each year. A year is defined as the period starting on the date on which the applicable Card Account is opened by American Express (anniversary date) and expiring on the day before the anniversary date each year thereafter. Qantas Club Invitation benefits cannot be carried forward to any subsequent year.
† The Qantas American Express Premium Card Insurances are underwritten by ACE Insurance Limited (ABN 23001 642 020, AFSL No. 239687) (ACE) and are subject to the terms, conditions and exclusions contained in the American Express Card Insurances policy of insurance between American Express International, Inc. (ABN15 000 618 208, AFSL No.237996) (AEII) of 12 Shelley St, Sydney NSW 2000 and ACE. The Insurances Conditions do not take into account your objectives, financial situation or needs. The Insurances Conditions are subject to change. It is important for you to read the Insurances Conditions available here and consider the appropriateness of that insurance in relation to your individual requirements.
± Supplementary Card Members must be 18 years of age or older. You will be liable for all spending on Supplementary Cards.
You must be a member of the Qantas Frequent Flyer program to earn and redeem Qantas Points. A joining fee may apply. Membership and the earning and redemption of points are subject to the terms and conditions of the Qantas Frequent Flyer program available at qantas.com/terms. Points are earned in accordance with and subject to the Qantas American Express Cards Points Terms and Conditions available here and exclusions apply. Eligible purchases do not include cash advances, interest, balance transfers, fees and charges for traveller’s cheques and foreign currencies - these do not earn Qantas Points.  For the full list of exclusions, please refer to the Qantas American Express Cards Points Terms and Conditions available here. "Major supermarkets" are Bi-Lo, Flemings, Safeway, Woolworths, Coles, IGA, Franklins, Fishers, Fresh Provisions, Food For Less, Supabarn and Macro Wholefoods. Applies to transactions in Australia only. "Major petrol stations" are BP, Shell, Caltex Woolworths, 7-Eleven, Woolworths Petrol, Safeway Petrol, Peak & Gull. Applies to transactions in Australia only. Exceptions may apply if individual retailers do not accept American Express as a form of payment.
# Balance transfers are only available to new applicants who apply online or by phone by 30 April 2014 and are approved. A one off 1% credit plan establishment fee applies. The maximum balance transfer that you can be approved for is $7,500 or 50% of your approved credit limit whichever is less. Existing Card Members are not eligible for this offer. Card Members who currently hold or who have previously held any other Card product offered by American Express Australia Limited are ineligible for this offer. The balance transferred will be eligible for the promotional interest rate for a six-month period from approval, at which point any remaining balance transfer balance will revert to the standard rate of interest at that time. The credit plan establishment fee attracts the standard rate of interest. Interest free days do not apply if you do not pay your Closing Balance (which includes any outstanding balance transfers, cash advances, purchases and fees) in full by the due date each month. We reserve the right to withdraw this offer if your account is not in good standing or we become aware of any adverse credit information. Click here  for full Balance Transfer terms and conditions.
Ω To be eligible for the reduced annual Card fee of $149 for the first year you must be a new American Express Card Member who does not currently hold any American Express products and apply by 30 April 2014 and be approved. An annual fee of $450 will apply after the first year. Card Members who currently hold or who have previously held any other Card product offered by American Express Australia Limited in the preceding 12-month period are ineligible for this offer.

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