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The Professionals American Express® Platinum Card

Apply and spend $3,000 on the Card within the first 3 months. New Card Members only.1



Just a few highlights include:



Receive a


Travel Credit each year2

Receive a $450 Travel Credit each year2


Access to


Airport Lounges in more than 130 countries3

Access to 1,200+ Airport Lounges in more than 130 countries3


Transfer points to


leading Airline Rewards Partner Programs4

Transfer points to 10x leading Airline Rewards Partner Programs4




of included average value with each Fine Hotels & Resorts stay5

Over $700 of included average value with each Fine Hotels & Resorts stay5



Accor Plus membership6

valued at $399 p.a.

Complimentary Accor Plus membership6 valued at $395 p.a.



Travel Insurance7

for Domestic and International Travel

Complimentary Travel Insurance7 for Domestic and International Travel

All for a reduced annual fee of $1,200 (usually $1,450 p.a.). Annual income of $100,000 or more required.

100,000 Bonus Points for new Card Members


Imagine the places you could explore with 100,000 Membership Rewards points1. To receive your Bonus Points, simply apply and once approved, spend $3,000 on your new Card in the first three months of Card Membership. This offer is only available to new Card Members.


$450 Travel Credit2


Turn dream holidays into reality more often. Redeem your Travel Credit for flights, hotels, car hire or experiences for yourself or anyone you choose – each year when you book online at American Express Travel or by calling Platinum Travel Service8.


Access over 1,200 Airport Lounges


Access to more than 1,200 Airport Lounges3 across 130 countries and counting. The American Express Global Lounge Collection includes:

The Centurion® Lounge, The International American Express Lounge, Priority PassTM Lounges, Plaza Premium Lounges, Delta Sky Club® Lounges when flying Delta. You can also access to Virgin Australia domestic Lounges when flying Virgin Australia.

Our expanding portfolio will also include new Centurion Lounges at Denver, John F. Kennedy and Los Angeles International Airports in the near future, with more locations to be announced soon.


Savings on First and Business Class Fares


Our International Airline Program4 offers great savings on First and Business Class fares with some of the world’s leading airlines. You can save up to 20% compared to standard fares found outside of Platinum Travel Service8.

Fine Hotels & Resorts privileges


With the Fine Hotels & Resorts program, you can enjoy complimentary benefits that offer an average total value of more than $700AUD5 at over 1,100 hand-selected 5-star properties worldwide. Complimentary benefits include daily breakfast for two people, room upgrades, noon-check in, guaranteed 4pm late check-out and a special amenity at each property.


Hotel Elite Status9


You’ll be fast-tracked to the higher tiers of leading hotel loyalty programs around the world, without having to fulfil the usual qualifying criteria, such as numerous night stays each year.9 Hotel Elite Status partners include:

  • Hilton Honors Gold Status
  • Shangri-La Golden Circle Jade Status
  • Marriott BonvoyTM Gold Elite Status
  • Radisson RewardsTM Gold Status

Complimentary Accor Plus membership6


You’ll receive complimentary Accor Plus membership6 valued at $399 per year, granting you a complimentary ‘Stay Plus’ night in participating AccorHotels properties each year and a range of other benefits.

Complimentary Travel Insurance7


Receive access to complimentary domestic and international travel insurance when you book and pay for your trip with your Platinum Card, or by redemption of your Membership Rewards points or even your frequent flyer points. This benefit will also extend to your partner, dependent children up to the age of 24 and up to four Additional Platinum Card Members10


Earn Rewards11


As a member of Ascent Premium - our highest tier of rewards - you'll earn up to 2.25 Membership Rewards points11 per $1 spent on your Card.

  • Earn 2.25 Membership Rewards points per $1 spent on all purchases, except those in the 1 point category11
  • Earn 1 Membership Rewards point per $1 spent at government bodies in Australia

No cap on earn rate. You’ll continue to earn up to 2.25 points per $1 spent no matter how much you spend per year.

Transfer points or use them for rewards


Transfer points to 10 leading Airline Rewards Partner Programs12 including Qantas Frequent Flyer and Velocity Frequent Flyer, or two hotel programs, Hilton Honors and Marriott BonvoyTM. You can also use points to pay statement charges13, shop online at David Jones14 or purchase Gift Cards15.

Platinum Concierge


Platinum Concierge can arrange incredible travel and dining experiences for you. Our team can recommend amazing restaurants – across the street or across the ocean – or help you plan an unforgettable round-the-world trip.

Additional Cards


You can apply up to 4 Additional Platinum Cards10 at no extra fee. Your Additional Card Members can enjoy many of the same benefits you do – and now they can access complimentary travel insurance7. Plus, any Membership Rewards points are credited to your Account.

Pay on the go with a mobile wallet


Mobile wallets offers a fast, safe and convenient way to pay on your mobile with your Card. American Express
offers all three mobile wallets in Australia. Learn more about each mobile wallet via the links below.