The American Express Platinum Card®
Now made of metal. Now in New Zealand.
100,000 Bonus1 Membership Rewards2 Points worth $750 with American Express Travel.
When you apply online, are approved and spend $1,500 on purchases on your new Card within the first 3 months.
New Card Members only. T&Cs apply.1
Our best Membership Rewards earn rate - 2 points for every $1 spent2
Receive $200 to spend on travel each year through American Express Travel4
Hotel & Car Hire Elite Status
Gain upgraded status and complimentary benefits with our hotel partner loyalty programmes, which include Hilton10, Marriott BonvoyTM11, Radisson Rewards12 and Accor Hotels13.
FINE HOTELS + RESORTS programme benefits
Enjoy benefits that offer an average total value of more than NZ$950 at over 1,300 hand-selected 5-star properties worldwide. Benefits include daily breakfast for two people, room upgrades, noon-check in, guaranteed 4pm late check-out and a special amenity at each property15 subject to availability.
Enjoy lounge access
You and a guest can enjoy complimentary access to 1,400 Airport lounges across 140 countries14 and counting with The American Express Global Lounge Collection®
Add Additional Cards
Earn more points by getting Additional Cards for family members at no extra fee16.
Experience more of NZ with Platinum
Earn points in more places
75,000 places across NZ now welcome American Express Card since the start of 2019*. Discover where.
To find out more ways you can use Membership Rewards points, visit the Membership Rewards Catalogue. Full options available to your Card can only be seen once logged-in with your Account.
Interested? Check the eligibility criteria.
To apply for an American Express Platinum Card, you’ll need to be able to meet the following criteria:
- Be aged 18 or over
- Have no history of bad debt or payment default
- Have the right to work in New Zealand, and
- If self-employed, have been trading for at least 18 months (or 12 months if I hold an existing American Express issued Card)
Documents and information to have ready:
- NZ Driver’s Licence number (if you have one)
- Details of your income, expenses and debts
- Proof of income (e.g. payslips)
Ready to apply ?
The American Express Airpoints Platinum Card
300 Bonus Airpoints Dollars
Be rewarded with 300 bonus Airpoints Dollars™ when you apply, are approved and spend $1,500 on your new Card within the first 3 months. New Card Members only.19
$59 spend = 1 Airpoints Dollar20
The American Express
Gold Rewards Card
Get $200 back when you apply, are approved and spend $1,500 on your new Card within the first 3 months.
New Card Members only. T&Cs apply21.
Our fastest earn rate. Earn 2 Membership
Rewards points per $1 spent22
Get up to $200 Dining Credit23