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HSBC Platinum Qantas Credit Card


Discover the benefits of an HSBC Platinum Qantas Credit Card.

With a HSBC Platinum Qantas Credit Card, you’ll:

  • Earn 1.5 Qantas Points for every $1 spent on eligible purchases up to $120,000 during the first 12 months of your account. Earn 1 Qantas Point for every $1 spent on eligible purchases up to $120,000 in subsequent years
  • Enjoy $0 annual fee in the first year ($299 thereafter)
  • Complimentary insurance covers including domestic and international travel insurances
  • 0% p.a. interest on balance transfers for 12 months (when requested at card application) with a 2% balance transfer rate


HSBC Platinum credit card

What you need to know

The Cards referred to on this page are offered, issued and administered by HSBC Bank Australia Limited, Australian Credit Licence number 232595 and ABN 48 006 434 162.  

The credit card products referred to on this webpage are not Qantas products and not offered or issued by Qantas but by the relevant credit licensees referred to above. The information about the credit products has been provided by the relevant credit licensees and not Qantas. Qantas does not hold an Australian Credit Licence and is not a licensee in relation to the credit activity being engaged in by the relevant credit licensees.

The information on this webpage is factual and of a general nature only and does not consider your personal objectives, financial situation or particular needs.  

Qantas is not recommending the products described on this webpage. We recommend that you obtain independent advice before you apply for any product which is described on this webpage. Qantas does not accept liability for any loss arising from the use of, or reliance, on the information provided on this webpage.

Points are offered by the relevant program card partner and partner reward program and can only be earned on eligible purchases. Bonus points amounts offered are different for each credit card. Minimum spend criteria and conditions apply. 

Credit provided by HSBC Bank Australia Limited ABN 48 006 434 162 AFSL and Australian Credit Licence 232595. 

Offer available when you apply for a new HSBC Platinum Qantas credit card. Offer is not available on product transfers or in conjunction with any other offer. HSBC may change or end this offer at any time. Fees, charges, terms, conditions and HSBC’s lending criteria applies to all credit cards issued by HSBC. Visit the HSBC website or call 1300 308 880. Interest rates are valid at the time of publication and are subject to change. View Terms and conditions for full details.

Disclaimer: * For newly issued HSBC Platinum Qantas credit cards, a promotional earn rate applies for the first 12 months from your account opening date. In addition to earning 1 Qantas Point per $1 spent on eligible purchases, you will earn an additional 0.5 Qantas Points per $1 spent on eligible purchases processed within the first 12 months of your account opening date. That is, you will earn 1.5 Qantas Points for every $1 spent on eligible purchases for the first 12 months of your account opening date. After the first 12 months of account opening, you will earn 1 Qantas Point per $1 spent on eligible purchases. Qantas Points will no longer accrue when the total value of your eligible purchases reaches $120,000 in each 12-month period commencing from your account opening date. Qantas Points previously earned are subsequently deducted if there are refunds, reimbursements or chargebacks on your account. This promotional earn rate offer is limited to new applicants only. Existing HSBC customers transferring from another HSBC credit card or customers who have held a HSBC Qantas Points earning credit card within the previous 12 months from the application date are ineligible for this offer. We reserve the right to end this offer at any time. Qantas Points are earned in accordance with and are subject to the HSBC Platinum Qantas Rewards Terms and Conditions (PDF). No points are earned on interest-free and other special promotions, balance transfers, business expenses, cash transfers, cash advances, fees and charges, any disputed transactions, BPAY® and any government fee or charge. You must be a member of the Qantas Frequent Flyer program and provide your valid membership number to HSBC to earn and redeem points. A joining fee usually applies, however HSBC has arranged for this to be waived for HSBC credit card customers opting in to the Qantas Rewards program and who join by visiting the HSBC join Qantas Frequent Flyer page. Membership, and the earning and redemption of points is subject to the terms and conditions of the Qantas Frequent Flyer program.

Disclaimer: ^ The annual fee is $299 and subject to change however will be waived in the first year (i.e., the annual fee is $0 in the first year). The annual fee will be debited for the first time on the first statement of account following the 12-month anniversary of the first debit transaction on your account, and annually thereafter. The waiver ($0 annual fee in the first year) does not apply to existing HSBC customers transferring from another HSBC credit card. 

Disclaimer: # Complimentary Insurance covers: AWP Australia Pty Ltd ABN 52 097 227 177 AFSL 245631 trading as Allianz Global Assistance (AGA) under a binder from the insurer, Allianz Australia Insurance Limited ABN 15 000 122 850 AFSL 234708, has issued a group policy to HSBC Bank Australia Limited ABN 48 006 434 162 AFSLand Australian Credit Licence 232595 (HSBC), which allows eligible HSBC account holders and cardholders to claim under the group policy as third party beneficiaries by operation of s48 of the Insurance Contracts Act 1984 (Cth). Any advice on insurance is general advice only and not based on any consideration of your objectives,financial situation or needs. The eligibility criteria, terms, conditions, limits and exclusions of the group policy are set out in the Information Booklet available at HSBC Credit Card Terms and Conditions which may be amended from time to time. Consider its appropriateness to these factors before acting on it. You can contact AGA on 1800 648 093. An excess may apply. HSBC does not issue these insurances and does not receive commissions on these policies or guarantee any benefits under this cover. 

Disclaimer: ~ To be eligible for the introductory balance transfer interest rate, you must make the balance transfer request when applying for the HSBC Platinum Qantas credit card and the balance transfer must be from non-HSBC credit cards. The total balance transfer amount must not exceed 90% of your approved credit limit. The introductory interest rate on the balance transfer applies for 12 months from the day the balance transfer was posted. After this period, any balance outstanding will accrue interest at the variable cash advance rate (currently 21.99% p.a. and subject to change). HSBC will allocate payments we receive from you to pay off the portion of your balance which attracts the highest interest rate first, and then to portions of your balance that attract lower interest rates. This may mean applying all payments made to your HSBC credit card account to pay off other transactions such as purchases and cash advances before any balance transfer amount. Full HSBC Balance Transfer terms and conditions (PDF) apply.