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Additional Credit Cards for Family & Friends

 

Share the love and the benefits with your nearest and dearest

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Ready to unlock even more value with an Additional Card?

 

An Additional Card1 is a Card that is linked to your primary Account and lets you share some the benefits of your American Express membership, like Amex Offers2 and Fraud Protection3 with those closest to you. You can even use both Cards at the same time in separate places.

 

And now, it’s simpler than ever to apply for an Additional Card – you can do it in a matter of minutes by jumping into your American Express account.

Easy online application – you can do it online in minutes, no credit checks required.

 

 

Additional Cards are available for any friend or family member 16 years and over.

 

 
   

You’ll have complete visibility of every transaction made on your Additional Card.

 

 

You can add up to four Additional Cards to your American Express Account

 

 
   

Adding a Card is as simple as 1, 2, 3

1

Select your Card from below

2

Log in using your Online Account details, then complete the application for your Additional Card Member

3

Once approved, your Additional Card will arrive within 10 business days, ready to be activated online.

Choose your Card

 

 

The American Express
Explorer® Credit Card

 

 
  • $0 annual Card fee for up to 4 Additional Card Members1
  • Earn points for every dollar spent on Additional Cards1
  • Complementary Insurances including Card Purchase Cover, Card Refund Cover, Buyer’s Advantage Cover, and Smartphone Screen Cover4

 

The American Express®
Platinum Edge Credit Card

 

 
  • $0 annual Card fee for up to 4 Additional Card Members1
  • Earn points for every dollar spent on Additional Cards1
  • Complimentary Insurances including Card Purchase Cover, Card Refund Cover, Buyer’s Advantage Cover and Smartphone Screen Cover5

 

The American Express® 
Platinum Reserve Credit Card

 

 
  • $0 annual Card fee for up to 4 Additional Card Members1
  • Earn points for every dollar spent on Additional Cards1
  • Complimentary Insurances including Card Purchase Cover, Card Refund Cover and Buyer’s Advantage Cover6

 

 

The American Express
Essential® Credit Card

 

 
  • $0 annual Card fee for up to 4 Additional Card Members1
  • Complimentary smartphone screen cover, up to $500, when your Additional Card Member purchases their phone or contract with their Additional Essential Card. A 10% excess applies to the claimed amount7
  • Complimentary Insurances including Card Purchase Cover, Card Refund Cover, Buyer’s Advantage Cover and Smartphone Screen Cover7

 

The American Express®
Gold Card

 

 
  • Earn points for every dollar spent on Additional cards1
  • Access to Amex offers2 all year round-including discounts at your favourite restaurants and retailers
  • Complimentary Insurances including Card Purchase Cover, Card Refund Cover and Buyer’s Advantage Cover10

 

 

 

 

The American Express® 
Green Card

 

 
  • Earn points for every dollar spent on Additional Cards1
  • Access to Amex Offers2 all year round – including discounts at your favourite restaurants and retailers
  • Complimentary Insurances including Card Purchase Cover, Card Refund Cover and Buyer’s Advantage Cover11

 

 

 

The American Express®
Rewards Advantage Card

 

 
  • Earn points for every dollar spent on Additional Cards1
  • Access to Amex Offers2 all year round – including discounts at your favourite restaurants and retailers
  • Complimentary Insurances including Card Purchase Cover, Card Refund Cover and Buyer’s Advantage Cover12

 

 

The American Express®
Platinum Rewards Credit Card

 

 
  • $0 annual Card fee for up to 4 Additional Card Members1
  • Earn points for every dollar spent on Additional Cards1
  • Complimentary Insurances including Card Purchase Cover, Card Refund Cover and Buyer’s Advantage Cover13

 

 

 

The American Express® 
Gold Credit Card

 

 
  • Earn points for every dollar spent on Additional Cards1
  • Access to Amex Offers2 all year round – including discounts at your favourite restaurants and retailers
  • Complimentary Insurances including Card Purchase Cover, Card Refund Cover and Buyer’s Advantage Cover14

 

 

The American Express® Blue Credit Card

 

 
  • Earn points for every dollar spent on Additional Cards1
  • Access to Amex Offers2 all year round – including discounts at your favourite restaurants and retailers
  • Be covered with our Online Fraud Protection3

 

 

 

 

The American Express
CashbackTM Credit Card

 

 
  • $0 annual Card fee for up to 4 Additional Card Members1
  • Earn Cashback for every dollar spent on your Additional Cards1
  • Complimentary Insurances including Card Purchase Cover, Card Refund Cover, Buyer’s Advantage Cover and Smartphone Screen Cover17

 

 

The American Express® 
Platinum Card

 

 
  • $0 annual Card fee for up to 4 Additional Card Members1
  • Access to hundreds of airport lounges worldwide with The American Express Global Lounge Collection8
  • Complimentary Insurances including Card Purchase Cover, Card Refund Cover, Buyer’s Advantage Cover and Smartphone Screen Cover9

 

The American Express® 
Platinum MoneyBack Credit Card

 

 
  • $0 annual Card fee for up to 4 Additional Card Members1
  • Access to Amex Offers2 all year round – including discounts at your favourite restaurants and retailers
  • Complimentary Insurances including Card Purchase Cover, Card Refund Cover and Buyer’s Advantage Cover16

 

 

The American Express® Elevate Credit Card

 

 
  • $0 annual Card fee for up to 4 Additional Card Members1
  • Access to Amex Offers2 all year round – including discounts at your favourite restaurants and retailers
  • Complimentary Insurances including Card Purchase Cover, Card Refund Cover and Buyer’s Advantage Cover18

 

 

The American Express® 
Elevate Premium Credit Card

 

 
  • $0 annual Card fee for up to 4 Additional Card Members1
  • Access to Amex Offers2 all year round – including discounts at your favourite restaurants and retailers
  • Complimentary Insurances including Card Purchase Cover, Card Refund Cover, Buyer’s Advantage Cover and Smartphone Screen Cover19

FAQ's

What is an Additional Card?

 

 

An Additional Card is a separate Card, linked to your Account. It’s perfect for your partner, children, or parents to help manage household expenses and earn rewards on spend.

How can I apply for an Additional Card?

 

Simply select the Card you currently hold and complete your Additional Card Members application. We’ll review the application and get back to you within 10 business days.

I’m having trouble applying online, what do I do?

 

If you’re having trouble applying online, simply call the number on the back of your Card and we’ll process your application over the phone.