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Additional 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 that 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.

 

 

Additional Cards are available for any friend or family member 18 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.

 

   

What is an Additional Card?

An Additional Card lets you share the benefits and convenience of your American Express® Card with those closest to you. With just one Account, Additional Cards can be used in different locations at the same time. Plus, all points earned from Additional Card spend will go into your primary Account. Additional Card Members must be 18 years or older.

Select your current Card below

The American Express
Airpoints Platinum Card

 

  • $0 annual Card fee for up to 4 Additional Card Members1
  • Earn 1 Airpoints Dollar™ for every $59 spent on Additional Cards1
  • Smartphone Screen Insurance for screen repairs of up to $5004
  • Purchase Protection4

 

The American Express
Airpoints Card

 

  • $0 annual Card fee for up to 4 Additional Card Members1
  • Earn 1 Airpoints Dollar™ for every $100 spent on Additional Cards1

 

The American Express®
Gold Rewards Card

  • $0 annual Card fee for up to 4 Additional Card Members1
  • Earn 2 points for every $1 spent on Additional Cards1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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

 

The American Express

Platinum Card®

 

  • $0 annual Card fee for up to 4 Additional Card Members1
  • Earn points for every dollar spent on Additional Cards1
  • Smartphone Screen Insurance for screen repairs of up to $5005
  • Access to 1,200 airport lounges with complimentary Priority PassTM membership for one nominated Additional Card Member6

 

The American Express®
Gold Card


 

  • Please refer to the financial table sent with your Card for the annual Additional Card Member fee, or call the number on the back of your Card7
  • Earn points for every dollar spent on Additional Cards1
  • Buyer’s Advantage Cover8

 

The American Express®
Green Card


 

  • Please refer to the financial table sent with your Card for the annual Additional Card Member fee, or call the number on the back of your Card9
  • Earn points for every dollar spent on Additional Cards1

 

The American Express®
Gold Credit Card


 

  • Please refer to the financial table sent with your Card for the annual Additional Card Member fee, or call the number on the back of your Card10
  • Earn points for every dollar spent on Additional Cards1

 

The American Express®
Blue Credit Card


 

  • Please refer to the financial table sent with your Card for the annual Additional Card Member fee, or call the number on the back of your Card11
  • Earn points for every dollar spent on Additional Cards1

 

The American Express® Platinum
Membership Rewards® Credit Card


 

  • $0 annual Card fee for up to 4 Additional Card Members1
  • Earn points for every dollar spent on Additional Cards1
  • Smartphone Screen Insurance for screen repairs of up to $50012
  • Buyer’s Advantage Cover12

 

The American Express®
Low Rate Credit Card

 

  • $0 annual Card fee for up to 4 Additional Card Members1

 

The American Express
Airpoints Platinum Reserve Card


 

  • $0 annual Card fee for up to 4 Additional Card Members1
  • Earn 1 Airpoints Dollar™ for every $59 spent on Additional Cards1
  • Smartphone Screen Insurance for screen repairs of up to $50013
  • Purchase Protection13

 

 

 

Add an Additional Card in 4 easy steps

Step 1

Select your Card and have the Additional Card members drivers licence handy.

Step 2

Click 'Apply now' to be redirected to the digital application form to complete.

Step 3

Once completed, we will review your application and notify you of an outcome in 7 – 10 business days.

Step 4

Once your Additional Card Member receives their Card, they’ll need to activate and set up their own Online Account.

FAQ's

What is an Additional Card?

 

 

An Additional card is a separate Card that is still 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.

 

 

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