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Support Shop Small


Let’s help to keep
small businesses in business

Let’s help to keep
small businesses
in business

 Shop Small logo
 Shop Small logo

What is Shop Small?


Shop Small is a campaign run by American Express encouraging you to support the thousands of small businesses across New Zealand. These businesses are the backbone of New Zealand’s communities and economy, and its up to all of us to help them during this critical time.


Through a partnership with BNZ, even more businesses across New Zealand are welcoming American Express.​

How to redeem the offer 

1. Save offer to your eligible Card​

2. Spend $10 or more in on transaction, in-store or online at participating small businesses by 30 November 2021​

3. Get a $5 Credit to your Account*​

4. Enjoy the offer up to 10 times.

Limited to the first 40,000 Cards to save the offer. Exclusions, terms and conditions apply.

Discover small businesses in your area


Just look out for the American Express signage at the shop front or when transacting at the terminal.

Have Additional Cards?


Make sure you save the offer to your Additional Cards so they can also redeem the Shop Small Offer.

Make sure you save the offer to your Additional Cards so they can also redeem the Shop Small Offer.

This offer is limited.


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Access offers from nearby businesses, and make the most of your Card benefits on the go.

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Enjoy contactless payments up to $200 without entering your PIN

To reduce physical contact at the point of sale, you no longer need to enter a PIN on American Express contactless transactions up to $200 (previously $80).


Continue to follow the instructions on terminals when making a payment.

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