How to apply for an American Express® Card


Wondering how to get a Credit or Charge Card? Explore all your options and learn more about our application process and eligibility criteria.

Applying for a Card


Read the Important Information

Once you have found the Card that best suits you, read the important information, then click the 'Apply now' button on the page to begin the application process.


Provide your details

Retrieve Myinfo with SingPass and easily complete up to 50% of the application or enter your information manually. 


Get a response

Once we have received and verified all required supporting documents, your Card will be approved, and you will receive your Card in the next 3 to 5 business days.

Eligibility and Important Information

✔ You’re over 21 years of age. Supplementary Card applicants should be over 18 years of age.

✔ Card application is subjected to customers meeting the regulatory minimum income requirement and internal assessment.

Documents Required for Card Application

Singapore Citizen / Permanent Resident

✔ NRIC - Front and back

✔ Proof of home or billing address, if it diffeers from your NRIC address (e.g. a copy of your Utility Bill, Telephone Bill or Bank Statement with your name and address)

✔ Latest income documents


✔ Valid Passport (at least 6 months’ validity)

✔ Employment Pass – front and back (with at least 6 months’ validity)

✔ Proof of residential address (e.g a copy of your Utility Bill, Telephone Bill or Bank Statement with your name and address)

✔ Latest income documents

American Express Cards Benefits & Rewards

With American Express Cards, enjoy rewards from Membership Rewards® points, air miles or cashback, which can be spent on retail and travel treats as well as other special experiences.


When you apply for an American Express Card, you could enjoy:

American Express Offers


American Express Offers

Enjoy privileges for dining, travel, shopping and lifestyle on your American Express Cards.





Membership Rewards


Membership Rewards

From earning accelerated points on shopping and dining to redeeming your Membership Rewards points for statement credit or eVouchers, our Membership Rewards programme lets you choose from a wide range of rewards.


KrisFlyer Miles


KrisFlyer Miles

With our American Express Singapore Airlines Credit Card, you can accumulate KrisFlyer miles on eligible purchases made on your Card, plus enjoy hassle-free conversion as your KrisFlyer miles earned are credited directly into your KrisFlyer account.


Explore our range of Cards

Whatever your lifestyle, you can find and apply for a Card with benefits that revolve around you.


Our Cards offer you a range of travel, dining and golf privileges along with shopping protection like Refund Protection, Purchase Protection, Online Fraud Protection, inclusive insurance benefits, and 24/7 customer support. Find all our latest Card promotions.

Membership Rewards Card
– Make life more rewarding.


Enjoy all the benefits, convenience and security of an American Express Membership Rewards Card – with the added bonus of accumulating Membership Rewards points which offer you the flexibility to redeem your points for flights, hotels, eVouchers and more.

Choose a Card that best suits you! 


Explore our range of Cards, you’re bound to find something to suit your needs and lifestyle.

Platinum Cards

Why American Express?

Premium Service

American Express begins and ends with service. From finding a doctor when you're abroad, to resolving an authorised transaction.
You can spend on your Card with total peace of mind. We'll protect you against fraud, faulty goods and even if you change your mind, we guarantee you'll be without worries.
Your American Express Card is welcome for everyday purchases at your favourite supermarkets, health and beauty stores, gas stations and more.