Terms and Conditions

WELCOME OFFERS

  1. These Welcome Offers are only valid for approved American Express Platinum Credit Card applications that received by American Express International, Inc. between June 20, 2013 and December 31, 2014 (both dates are inclusive).
  2. The mentioned Welcome Offer is only applicable for the American Express® Platinum Credit Card application submitted online via americanexpress.com.hk or www.playeveryday.com.hk and online application has successfully been approved.
  3. The specified offer cannot be changed after online application is submitted.
  4. Provided the Cardmember spends an aggregate of at least HK$5,000 on his or her Basic and Supplementary cards within the first 3 months from the date of approval of the Basic Card, the Basic Cardmember will receive city'super Cash Vouchers for the total value of HK$500. city'super Cash Vouchers will be sent to qualifying Basic Cardmembers within 6 weeks upon the Cardmember reaching the spending threshold set out above. Terms and Conditions of city'super Cash Vouchers apply.
  5. Cardmember will earn 5 Membership Rewards points for every HK$1 spent (including 2 points earned under the Membership Rewards Turbo Program for Turbo Program enrollees or 1 point earned under the Membership Rewards Basic Program for Basic Program enrollees) in the first 3 months, subject to the spending cap of 600,000 points.
  6. 4 complimentary movie tickets for use at Broadway, PALACE and AMC Cinemas (a total of 2 movie coupons, redeemable for 2 movie tickets each). Movie coupons will be sent to the Basic Cardmember within 6 weeks upon card approval. Terms and Conditions of Broadway, PALACE and AMC Cinemas movie coupons apply.
  7. American Express Membership Rewards Program terms and conditions apply. The following types of charges are not eligible for cash vouchers and Membership Rewards Points under the Welcome Offers stated in Clause (4) and (5) above and the below Membership Rewards Enrollment Program: finance charges, late payment charges and other fees and charges (including charges for dishonoured cheques), balance transfers, Express Cash, refunds (including tax refunds for overseas purchases) , tax bill payment and other credits to your account. The following transactions are also not eligible for cash vouchers and Membership Rewards Points: amounts billed for gas, electricity and other utilities and the purchase of American Express Travellers Cheque. For further details, please refer to www.americanexpress.com.hk
  8. American Express International, Inc. reserves the right to decline applicants including applicants who have unsatisfactory credit history or do not meet its credit criteria.
  9. Existing American Express Platinum Basic Credit Card members and applicants who held American Express Platinum Credit Card (Basic card) at any time within the past 12 months from the date of this application are not eligible for these Welcome Offers.
  10. If Basic Cardmember cancels the American Express Platinum Credit Card within 12 months of card issuance, American Express reserves the right to debit the original price of the Welcome Offers.
  11. The annual fee for the American Express Platinum Credit Card (Basic card) is HK$1,600, with the entitlement of two Supplementary Platinum Credit Cards. Additional Supplementary Platinum Credit Card carries an annual fee of HK$800.
  12. American Express International, Inc. reserves the right to amend these Terms and Conditions and to terminate this program without prior notice.
  13. Should any dispute arise, the decision of American Express International, Inc. shall be final.
  14. In case of inconsistency between the English and Chinese versions of these Terms, the English version shall prevail.

AMERICAN EXPRESS GOURMET CLUB

    Maxim's Chinese Cuisine Restaurants and m.a.x. concepts restaurants offers
  1. Offer is only applicable to Basic Cardmember of the American Express® Platinum Credit Card issued by American Express International Inc. ("American Express") in Hong Kong but not valid for Supplementary Cardmember.
  2. Each Basic Cardmember can only enjoy the offer for one table on each occasion, with the number of diners being no less than 2 and no more than 12. Splitting of the table and/or bill is not allowed for the purpose of enjoying the offer benefit.
  3. Offer is applicable to a la carte food menu for dine-in dinner after 6pm only (not lunch), excluding all beverages, wines, tea charge, hotpot, pre-meal snacks charge, 10% service charge, festive products, set menus and discounted food items.
  4. Offer is not applicable to private room bookings, banquets and takeaways.
  5. Offer is valid from January 1 to December 31, 2014. For Maxim's Chinese Cuisine restaurants, the offer is not valid on January 1, 25-26, & 28-31, February 1-3 & 14, May 1, 3-4, & 10-11, June 8, & 14-15, July 1, September 6-9, October 1, December 13-14, 20-25, & 31, 2014. For m.a.x. concepts restaurants, the offer is not valid on January 1, February 3 & 14, May 1, & 10-11, June 14-15 & 30, July 1, September 30, October 1, December 22, 24-26, & 31, 2014.
  6. Children aged 6 years or above will be counted as 1 person for the purpose of this offer promotion.
  7. Offer cannot be used in conjunction with set menus, any other promotional offers, or whenever a discounted food item is ordered.
  8. American Express International, Inc. ("American Express") is not the provider of the services or related goods, pursuant to this offer, and makes no representation or warranty in relation to the same. American Express will also not be liable to Cardmembers in relation to the services or related goods provided pursuant to this offer.
  9. American Express and Maxim's Caterers Limited reserve the right to change the terms and conditions at any time without prior notice.
  10. In case of any dispute, American Express and Maxim's Caterers Limited reserve the right of final decision.
  11. In the event of any inconsistency between the English and Chinese versions of these terms and conditions, the English version shall prevail.
    Cafe Deco Group offers
  1. Offer is applicable to the American Express® Platinum Credit Card issued by American Express International Inc. ("American Express") in Hong Kong but not valid for Supplementary Cardmember.
  2. Each Basic Cardmember can only enjoy the offer for one table on each occasion, with the number of diners being no less than 2 and no more than 12. Splitting of the table and/or bill is not allowed for the purpose of enjoying the offer benefit.
  3. Offer is applicable to a la carte food menu for dine-in dinner after 6pm only (not lunch), excluding all beverages, wines, buffet, 10% service charge, festive products, set menus or promotional menus, charge for tea and condiments, discounted food items, corkage fee, cake-cutting fee, private or corporate functions, banquets, deliveries and takeaways.
  4. Offer is valid from January 1 to December 31, 2014. The offer is not valid on January 1, & 30-31, February 1-3, & 14, April 4-5, 17-21, & 30, May 1, 5-6, & 11, June 1-2, 15, & 30, July 1, September 8-9, & 30, October 1-2, December 24-26, & 31, 2014.
  5. Children aged 6 years or above will be counted as 1 person for the purpose of this offer promotion.
  6. Offer cannot be used in conjunction with CDG VIP Card, set menus, any other promotional offers, or whenever a discounted food items is ordered.
  7. American Express International, Inc. ("American Express") is not the provider of the services or related goods, pursuant to this offer, and makes no representation or warranty in relation to the same. American Express will also not be liable to Cardmembers in relation to the services or related goods provided pursuant to this offer.
  8. American Express and Cafe Deco Group reserve the right to change the terms and conditions at any time without prior notice.
  9. In case of any dispute, American Express and Cafe Deco Group reserve the right of final decision.
  10. In the event of any inconsistency between the English and Chinese versions of these terms and conditions, the English version shall prevail.

MOVIE PRIVILEGES

  1. Enjoy 15% savings on eligible regular-priced movie tickets (including 3D movie tickets) with the American Express® Platinum Credit Card issued by American Express International, Inc. ("American Express") in Hong Kong. The above 15% savings are referred to herein as "Discount Offer".
  2. Discount Offer is subject to a maximum of 8 tickets per transaction.
  3. Discount Offer is not applicable to tickets priced at HK$35 or below, all shows on Tuesday and morning shows. "Morning shows" shall mean shows screening at or before 11.00 a.m. at PALACE IFC and AMC PACIFIC PLACE, and shows screening at or before 11.35 a.m. at all other participating cinemas.
  4. The Buy-1-Get-1-Free movie tickets for selected movies on Fridays ("Buy-1-Get-1-Free offer"). Buy-1-Get-1-Free offer is available to American Express Platinum Credit Card issued by American Express in Hong Kong.
  5. Buy-1-Get-1-Free offer is only applicable to shows screening during the period commencing Friday 8.00 a.m. and ending on the following Saturday 4.00 a.m. and is not applicable to 3D movies and movies screened at Film Festivals.
  6. The above Discount Offer and Buy-1-Get-1-Free offer are collectively referred to herein as "Movie Privileges".
  7. Movie Privileges are applicable to purchase of movie tickets at Broadway, PALACE or AMC Cinemas ticket counters or through participating cinema websites.
  8. A handling fee will be charged by Cinema.com.hk Ltd. on bookings via Broadway, PALACE or AMC Cinemas websites. Discount Offer excludes the handling fee, which is to be borne by Cardmember.
  9. Discount Offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other promotional offers.
  10. Movie Privileges are not applicable to films with special arrangements with film distributors. Cardmembers are advised to check with the respective cinemas on the validity of Movie Privileges before booking.
  11. Movie Privileges are not applicable to tickets purchased through cinema hotlines.
  12. American Express and Edko Films Ltd. ("Edko Films") reserve the right to change the terms and conditions at any time without prior notice.
  13. Should any dispute arise, the decision of American Express and Edko Films shall be final.
  14. In the event of any inconsistency between the English and Chinese versions of these terms and conditions, the English version shall prevail.

PLATINUM REWARDS


Membership Rewards Enrollment Program

  1. The chosen option of the Membership Rewards Enrollment Program cannot be changed in the first 3 months after the card is approved.
  2. You will be automatically enrolled in the free Membership Rewards Basic program if your Membership Rewards Enrollment Program option is not specified.
  3. If you have enrolled in the Membership Rewards Basic program and would like to upgrade to the Membership Rewards Turbo program in future, American Express will charge the Basic Cardmember a HK$240 annual program fee and a Transfer fee of HK$150 for transferring all existing accrued Membership Rewards points to the Membership Rewards Turbo program. Cardmembers may opt-out the Membership Rewards Turbo Program by calling the number printed on the back of your Amex Card or 2277 1010 and enroll in the free Membership Rewards Basic program which gives 1 point for every HK$1 spent and points can be used to redeem Non-Frequent Traveler Rewards only. Point accrual is subject to the American Express Membership Rewards® Program Terms and Conditions.
  4. A spending cap applies to the Membership Rewards Turbo Program, double points are applicable to the first HK$160,000 spent for each program year. From HK$160,001 and onwards, each HK$1 will entitle you to 1 point. Point accrual is subject to the American Express Membership Rewards Program Terms and Conditions.
  5. 15 points can be converted to 1 air mile. An administration fee will be applied to each air mile conversion: 120,000 points or below costs HK$100; 120,001 points to 180,000 points costs HK$150; 180,001 points or above costs HK$200.
Extra 10 Membership Rewards

  1. To enjoy the Extra 10 Membership Rewards Points offer, Cardmember must settle the payment with the Centurion® Card, The Platinum Card® or the American Express® Platinum Credit Card (the "Eligible Cards").
  2. Holder of the Eligible Cards can earn an extra 10 Membership Rewards Points for every HK$1 spent at the Participating Location as listed below during the Promotion Period.
  3. There is no spending cap on the extra Membership Rewards Points that may be earned under this Extra 10 Membership Rewards Points offer. However, the spending cap of the Membership Rewards Turbo Program still applies.
  4. For the avoidance of doubt, this Extra 10 Membership Rewards Points offer is only applicable to payment settled with the above mentioned Eligible Cards and not applicable to payment settled with other American Express Cards including but not limited to American Express Corporate Cards, American Express Business Cards, American Express Cathay Pacific Elite Credit Card, American Express Cathay Pacific Credit Card, American Express Peninsula Gold Card, American Express Cheung Kong Card, American Express Gold Card/Credit Card, American Express Card/Credit Card, and credit cards bearing the American Express name, brand or logo issued by AEON Credit Service (Asia) Co Ltd, DBS Bank (Hong Kong) Limited Standard Chartered Bank (Hong Kong) Limited or Citibank (Hong Kong) Limited in Hong Kong . All American Express cards issued outside Hong Kong are not eligible for this Extra 10 Membership Rewards Points offer.
  5. Membership Rewards Points accrual is subject to American Express Membership Rewards Program Terms and Conditions.
  6. This Extra 10 Membership Rewards Points offer is not applicable to transactions under an Interest-Free Installment Plan.
  7. The offer provider and its subsidiaries are solely responsible for all products, services, consultations and advice offered to Cardmembers. American Express International, Inc. ("American Express") is not the providers of any of these products and/or services herein and makes no representation or warranty in relation to the same.
  8. American Express shall not be liable for any loss or damage whatsoever which is suffered (including but not limited to indirect or consequential loss), or for personal injury which is suffered or sustained, as a result of taking or using any of the products and/or services, except for any liability which cannot be excluded by law.
  9. American Express and the offer provider reserve the right to amend the terms and conditions, suspend or terminate the offers at any time without prior notice.
  10. In case of any dispute, the decision of American Express and the offer provider shall be final.
  11. In the event of any inconsistency between the English and Chinese versions of these terms and conditions, the English version shall prevail.
  12. Promotional period for the Platinum Extra 10 Membership Rewards Points Partner:
    January 1, 2014 – December 31, 2014
    - Hong Kong Parkview

NO WORRIES GUARANTEE

  1. Please call Platinum Assist for terms and conditions.

GOLF BENEFITS

  1. Heavily Subsidized Green Fees are applicable to both Basic and Supplementary Cardmembers ("Cardmembers") of the American Express® Platinum Credit Card.
  2. Golf Club Charges:
    1. Golf Clubs in China (Palm Island Resort, Shenzhen Airport Golf Club and Zhuhai Golden Gulf Golf Club): RMB100 (weekdays) / RMB200 (weekends and public holidays*) for 18-hole green fee.
    2. Golf Club in Hong Kong (SkyCity Nine Eagles Golf Club): HK$100 (weekdays) / HK$200 (weekends and public holidays*) for 9-hole green fee
    3. The Cardmember and his/her guest(s) will pay for the use of Golf Cart, Caddies and Lockers at the normal published rates unless otherwise indicated.
    4. Surcharge may apply for night time golf, please contact Platinum Assist for further details.
  3. Course Access Policy:
    1. Minimum two balls per flight on weekdays (Monday to Friday) and four balls per flight on weekend including Public Holidays (Hong Kong and China).
    2. Maximum two Cardmember golfers per flight.
    3. At peak times during weekdays, American Express International, Inc. ("American Express") reserves the right to only accept bookings of four players. In addition, the golf clubs reserve the right to pair fewer than four players together.
  4. Booking Policy:
    1. All bookings must be made at least 4 days in advance.
    2. Cardmembers cannot book more than 7 days in advance.
    3. Green fees for Cardmembers' guest(s) are subject to change at any time. Please call Platinum Assist for details.
    4. Bookings will be fulfilled on a first come first served basis. In the event that the American Express allocation is fully booked at the requested club, American Express will endeavour to fulfill the Cardmembers' golf request at the other golf clubs.
    5. There will be an administration fee of HK$100 for any changes made upon confirmation of booking.
  5. Caddy Policy:
    1. Golf Clubs in China: The golf clubs will provide one caddy for every two golfers; however, the ratio may be amended by the golf club subject to the availability of caddies at that time.
    2. Golf Club in Hong Kong: Caddies are subject to availability on the day of play.
  6. All golf expenses incurred at the golf club including the guest's green fees and other related expenses for services provided by the golf club must be charged to Platinum Credit Card.
  7. The Cardmember is required to pay for his/her own golf insurance at the respective clubs unless otherwise indicated.
  8. The golf club may require golfers to provide their handicap card upon registration.
  9. For SkyCity Nine Eagles, Cardmembers and their guests must present their Frequent Flyer Membership card in order to play.
  10. The cancellation of transportation and/or hotel accommodation is subject to golf club's decision where applicable.
  11. American Express International, Inc. is not the provider of the services or related goods, pursuant to this offer, and makes no representation or warranty in relation to the same. American Express will also not be liable to Cardmembers, in relation to the services or related goods provided pursuant to this offer.
  12. American Express reserves the right to change the terms and conditions at any time without prior notice.
  13. In case of any dispute, American Express reserves the right of final decision.
  14. In the event of any inconsistency between the English and Chinese versions of these terms and conditions, the English version shall prevail
    Cancellation Policy: Monday to Friday
  • Any cancellation of booking (except for Mission Hills and Xili Golf Club) must be made 3 days in advance prior to the tee-off date.
    Cancellation Policy: Saturday and Sunday
  • Any cancellation must be made 5 days in advance prior to the tee-off date.
    Cancellation Policy: Public Holidays*
  • Any cancellation must be made 7 days in advance prior to the tee-off date.

If the above is not adhered to, cancellation fee will apply.

No charge will be made for cancellations if weather prevents play due to the event of a Typhoon 8 or above and/ or Black Rain as determined by the Hong Kong Observatory, or by the ferry company where sea transportation is halted or cancelled due to bad weather conditions. If the golfer has started his/her round and for any other adverse weather conditions that prohibit play, this will subject to golf club's decisions.

* For Public Holiday definition of each golf club and any other enquiries, please call The Platinum Assist on 2277 2028.

IL COLPO GROUP YEAR-ROUND PRIVILEGES

  1. Advance booking is required and usage of the offer must be indicated during reservation.
  2. Offers applicable to Platinum Credit Card Basic and Supplementary Cardmembers.
  3. Offers are valid at designated Mu-lan Spa, Swiss Line IL COLPO, ii hair & nail, IL COLPO Pacific Place, IL COLPO Platinum, Salon Core and ALCHEMY hair & nail.
  4. For redemption of complimentary cash coupons, please refer to the back of the coupons for specific terms and conditions.
  5. To enjoy first time trial offer, Cardmembers have to present letter issued by American Express.
  6. Offers are not valid on Saturday and Public Holidays eves.
  7. Nail offers are only applicable to selected manicurists.
  8. Offers cannot be used in conjunction with other promotional offers and discounts.
  9. American Express International, Inc. is not the provider of the services or related goods, pursuant to this offer, and makes no representation or warranty in relation to the same. American Express International, Inc. will also not be liable to Cardmembers, in relation to the services or related goods provided pursuant to this offer.
  10. American Express International, Inc., Mu-lan Spa, Swiss Line IL COLPO, ii hair & nail, IL COLPO Pacific Place, IL COLPO Platinum, Salon Core and ALCHEMY hair & nail reserve the right to change the terms and conditions at any time without prior notice.
  11. In case of any dispute, American Express International, Inc., Mu-lan Spa, Swiss Line IL COLPO, ii hair & nail, IL COLPO Pacific Place, IL COLPO Platinum, Salon Core and ALCHEMY hair & nail reserve the right of final decisions.
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