No Annual Fee1
for the first year of Card Membership (save $195) when you apply by 27 March 2017
Membership Rewards points1 when you apply, are approved and spend $750 on your Card within the first 3 months of Card Membership
Travel Credit every year2
Explore your big backyard
This American Express® Card is eligible for use with Apple Pay, Samsung Pay and Android Pay
- Enjoy no annual fee1 for the first year of Card Membership (save $195)
- Receive 15,000 Membership Rewards points1 when you apply before 27 March 2017, are approved and spend $750 in the first 3 months of Card Membership.
- Enjoy a $200 Travel Credit every year2
- 0% p.a. on balance transfers for the first 12 months3 — A one-off credit plan establishment fee of 1% applies to any balances transferred. Learn more about balance transfers and see how much you could save with our Balance Transfer Calculator.
- Complimentary enrolment in the Membership Rewards Ascent program4 saving you $80 per year.
- When you pay for travel on your Card you will receive Complimentary domestic and international Travel Insurance5.
With the Platinum Edge Credit Card, you receive complimentary enrolment in the Membership Rewards Ascent program4.
- Earn 3 Membership Rewards points4 per dollar spent at major supermarkets.
- Earn 2 Membership Rewards points4 per dollar spent at major petrol stations.
- Earn 1 Membership Rewards point4 per dollar spent on all other purchases excluding utilities, insurance (except those issued by American Express), telecommunication providers and government bodies in Australia where you earn 0.5 Membership Rewards points4 per dollar spent.
- Redeem your points for flights with any of our 9 leading airline partner programs6 or online for Gift Cards7 or even credit on your account8.
- Book any travel and pay with your points instantly online at Webjet9.
- Turn your points into an experience with Ticketmaster. Simply book at www.ticketmaster.com.au and select Membership Reward’s as your payment option10.
- Connect to a world of special benefits at Amex Connect.
Not only will you receive a $200 Travel Credit every year2 but you’ll also enjoy protection for you and your partner and dependent children when you pay for travel on your American Express® Platinum Edge Credit Card.
- Overseas Medical Emergency Expenses Cover5 up to $2,500,000 towards medical treatment2.
- Baggage, Money and Documentation Cover5 up to $10,000 to cover loss or damage to baggage, money or documents.
- Travel Inconvenience Cover5ámay cover you for flight delays, missed connections or luggage delays.
- Personal Liability Cover5 up to $1,000,000.
- Travel Cancellation Cover5 up to $10,000 in the event your travel is cancelled for specific reasons.
American Express offers unique and effective tools and services to save you time and help you stay on top of your finances.
- With our Online Fraud Protection Guarantee11 you won't be held responsible for any unauthorised charges online as long as you notify us immediately upon discovery of the fraudulent transactions.
- With Buyer‘s Advantage, you can extend your manufacturer‘s warranty by up to 12 months on items. You‘re covered for up to $10,000 per year and $10,000 per claim, with no excess5.
- If an item should break or is stolen within 90 days, Purchase Protection will replace it. You‘re covered for up to $20,000 per year and $2,500 per claim with a $50 excess per claim5.
- If you have a change of heart and are refused a refund on an unused item within 90 days, Refund Protection will reimburse you. You‘re covered for up to $2,000 per year and $500 per claim, with no excess5.
- Global Card Support means you can enjoy account assistance any time of the day or night.
$0 p.a ($195 p.a thereafter)
Earn points faster by getting a supplementary card for family members at no additional cost12
To save time before you apply for your Platinum Edge Credit Card, it's best to make sure you can say yes to the following:
- I am aged over 18
- I am an Australian citizen or permanent resident or hold a current Business Long Stay Visa (subclass 457)
- I have a personal gross (pre-tax) annual income of $50,000 or more
- I have no history of bad debt or payment default
- And if self employed, I have been trading for at least 18 months or 12 months if I hold an existing American Express issued Card
If you can say yes, go ahead. Your application takes less than 10 minutes and we may be able to give you a response in less than 60 seconds - so apply now.
Please click here to read the Key Facts Sheet for this Credit Card.