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The Platinum Card<sup>®</sup>

The Platinum Card®

Designed to heighten your travels

New Cardmember Offer

Earn 30,000 Membership Rewards® points

when you spend £4,000 in your first three months of Cardmembership

Key Information

Spending LimitNo pre-set spending limit
Annual Fee£575
No Interest ChargesJust pay off your balance in full each month
If you'd prefer a Card without any rewards, other features or a Cardmembership fee, an alternative option is available – The Basic Card.

Check your eligibility

The Platinum Card®

  • Only takes a couple of minutes to complete
  • Will not impact your credit rating
  • Allows you to apply with confidence

All Benefits

Reward Yourself
Membership Rewards Points
Welcome Bonus
Earn Membership Rewards
Use Points the Way You Want
Invite Friends, Get Rewarded
Platinum Lifestyle
Platinum Concierge
American Express Experiences
The Global Dining Collection
Complimentary Supplementary Cards
American Express Offers
Purchase and Refund Protection
Platinum Service via the Amex App
Travel Benefits
Airport Lounges Access
Worldwide Travel Insurance
Hotel Benefits
Lodging Benefits
Car Rental Benefits
Private Taxi Hire
24/7 Global Assist®

Eligibility

To save time before you apply for your Platinum Card®, it’s best to make sure you can say yes to the following.
  • I am aged 18 or over
  • I have a current UK bank or building society account
  • I have a permanent UK home address
  • I have no history of bad debt
  • I understand I will not be eligible for any Welcome Bonus award if I hold or have held any personal Membership Rewards-enrolled American Express Cards in the past 24 months.
If you can say yes, go ahead. The application usually takes less than 10 minutes and we may be able to give you a response in less than 60 seconds – so apply now.

Important Information

Applicants must be 18 years old or over and approval is subject to status.
Please ensure that you have read and downloaded these important documents before starting your application.
If you'd prefer a Card without any rewards, other features or a Cardmembership fee, an alternative Card is available - The Basic Card
American Express adheres to The Standards of Lending Practice which are monitored and enforced by the Lending Standards Board
Need help completing your application? Click here for more information. If you are visually impaired, our online applications are accessibility software compatible.

Apply today and get a decision in as little as 60 seconds.

Apply today and get a decision in as little as 60 seconds.
The Platinum Card® is offered by American Express Services Europe Limited.

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