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The American Express®
Platinum Reserve Credit Card

Applicable to Card Members enrolled in Qantas Direct

Earn rate changes


Type of spend Previous Qantas Point earn rate New Qantas Point earn rate from
15 April 2019
Qantas products and services 3 2.25
Restaurants 3 1.25
Travel and overseas spend
2 1.25
Government 0.5 0.5
Utilities, insurance and telecommunications 0.5 1.25
All other spend 1 1.25



See how your points stack up 


Your revised earn rates remain competitive in the Australian credit card market and provide a great opportunity to earn Qantas Points on every dollar spent


Type of spend American Express Platinum Reserve Qantas Direct
(from 15 April 2019)
ANZ Frequent Flyer Black NAB Qantas Rewards Signature Citi Signature Qantas Commwealth Bank Diamond Awards Credit Card (Qantas Frequent Flyer Direct)
Qantas products and services 2.25 Up to 2 Up to 2 Up to 1 Up to 0.5
All other spend 1.25
(excluding government spend which is 0.5)
Up to 1
Up to 1 Up to 1 Up to 0.5

We have compiled this information based on information available on the website of the relevant financial institutions, which we believe to be accurate as at 10 November 2018.


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