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Status from flying

Our program offers rewards well beyond Qantas Points for our Frequent Flyers. By earning Status Credits on eligible Qantas, Jetstar and oneworld® member airline flights, you can move up through the membership tiers.

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What are Status Credits?

Status Credits are different to Qantas Points, and you could earn both at the same time on eligible flights - the more you fly, the more you earn. Status Credits count towards reaching and keeping your Qantas Frequent Flyer status and the privileges you receive on Qantas, Jetstar, and oneworld® member airline flights. Status Credits are all about making flying a more rewarding experience.++ Status Credits reset at the start of each new Membership Year.

How to move up through the tiers

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Earn Status Credits by taking eligible flights with a Qantas, Jetstar or oneworld® member airline flight number

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Of these eligible flights, you must take at least four eligible Qantas or Jetstar flights in a Membership Year

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Advance to the next membership tier when you earn the minimum number of Status Credits within a Membership Year

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Qantas Frequent Flyer membership tiers

The higher the tier, the more benefits you receive, such as Status Bonuses, priority check-in, lounge access and much more. With five membership tiers, we have lots of ways to reward every one of our members. See your journey through the program

Status Credits required to reach or keep your Frequent Flyer status

You’ll enjoy the benefits of your new membership tier from the moment you reach it, to the end of the next full Membership Year. The earlier in the Membership Year you reach a higher tier, the longer you have to make the most of the benefits.

 

Silver

Gold

Platinum

Platinum One

Status Credits required to reach 

300

7,000 Lifetime Silver

700

14,000 Lifetime Gold

1,400

75,000 Lifetime Platinum

3,600 (at least 2,700 on flights with a Qantas flight number on your ticket)
Status Credits required to keep 250 600 1,200 3,600 (at least 2,700 on flights with a Qantas flight number on your ticket)
oneworld tier and benefits

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Sapphire


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Work out how many Status Credits you could earn

The Status Credits you earn from flying depends on where you fly, as well as your choice of airline and the fare purchased. The more flexible the fare and more premium the cabin, the more you earn.

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Learn about Lifetime Status Lifetime membership cards

Long-term loyalty leads to lifetime recognition

Earn enough Status Credits, and Silver, Gold or Platinum membership will be yours for life, regardless of how often you fly. We're the only Australian airline loyalty program to reward members with Lifetime status - it's our way of thanking you for your loyalty over the years.

Learn about Lifetime Status
Find out about Status Hold Baby holding a parent's finger

Status Hold

We understand the importance of families, especially when there's a new addition on the way. While your family may be changing, and you might not be flying as much, it doesn't mean your membership status has to change as well. 

Find out about Status Hold
Read about ALL - Accor Live Limitless Lifetime membership cards

Earn from seat to suite with Qantas Frequent Flyer and ALL - Accor Live Limitless

You can now earn both Qantas Points and ALL – Accor Live Limitless Reward points on eligible stays and purchases at participating Accor hotels in Asia Pacific. Plus, if you’re a Qantas Platinum member or above, or an ALL Gold member or above, you can also earn Reward points on eligible Qantas flights on top of the usual Qantas Points.

Read more about ALL - Accor Live Limitless

Our latest status news

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More support for Qantas Frequent Flyers 

We understand Frequent Flyers have had fewer opportunities to earn Status Credits with reduced flying and travel restrictions. That's why we're helping eligible members maintain their tier by awarding a one-off boost of 50% of the Status Credits needed annually and more.

Read about Status Support
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Pause of physical cards

The distribution of physical cards and kits for new Frequent Flyer members, members who retain their tier and members who move to a lower tier will remain paused until 30 June 2022. All members can continue to access their digital card in the Qantas App.

Read about card pause

What you need to know

You must be a Qantas Frequent Flyer to earn and use Qantas Points. A joining fee may apply. Membership and points are subject to the Qantas Frequent Flyer program Terms and Conditions.

Disclaimer: ** Status Bonus will be applied to the applicable base rate specified in the Airline Earning Tables for Silver, Gold, Platinum and Platinum One Members, only for those Eligible Flights to which a Status Bonus is expressed to apply. The Status Bonus is applied to the actual Qantas Points earned when travelling in the Economy cabin. For travel in premium cabins, the Status Bonus is applied to the Flexible Economy earn rate.

Disclaimer: ++ Status Credits are earned on eligible Qantas, Jetstar, oneworld® member and oneworld connect® airlines only - see the Airline Earning Tables and Qantas Frequent Flyer program Terms and Conditions for details. Status Credits may not be earned on some fare types and booking classes. 

Disclaimer: *** You must be a member of Qantas Frequent Flyer and ALL- Accor Live Limitless to link your accounts and earn rewards. Rewards and benefits are subject to membership status and eligibility, see terms and conditions. Qantas Frequent Flyer members who have linked their ALL- Accor Live Limitless accounts will earn 3 Qantas Points per A$1 spent on eligible hotel stays, goods and services at participating Accor properties in Asia-Pacific booked via an eligible Accor channel. Eligible Accor channels include Accor distribution channels (websitesOpens external site in a new window, Accor booking office, hotels) and traditional travel agencies connected automatically to the Accor booking office. Stays booked through a reseller, tour operator or third-party online travel agency are not considered. Members must provide their Accor Live Limitless account details when booking and  present their Accor Live Limitless loyalty card to hotel reception at check in for points to be awarded. Eligible spend includes the room rate plus eligible expenses as defined in the ALL Loyalty Programme Terms. See full Terms and ConditionsOpens external site in a new window (PDF) for details of all eligible and ineligible spend. Qantas Points and Reward points will not be earnt on cancelled bookings or in the event of full or partial default in the payment of an invoice. Reward Points and Qantas Points will be credited to the member’s account within six weeks of completion of the corresponding hotel stay. View the list of hotels and brandsOpens external site in a new window that do not participate in the ALL - Accor Live Limitless programme.

Qantas Frequent Flyer Gold, Platinum and Platinum One members who have linked their Qantas Frequent Flyer and ALL - Accor Live Limitless accounts are eligible to fast track from ALL Classic status to ALL Silver status after they complete their first eligible stay. Eligible stay is a stay made at a participating hotel for at least one overnight stay in a room, where the booking is made through an Accor Eligible Channel at an Eligible Rate. Eligible Accor channels include Accor distribution channels (websites, Accor booking office, hotels) and traditional travel agencies connected automatically to the Accor booking office. Stays booked through a reseller, tour operator or third-party online travel agency are not considered. Stays redeemed in full using Reward points do not count towards the criteria of the fast track. Silver status will be processed after the completion of the required eligible stay. For a list of hotels and brands that do not participate in the ALL - Accor Live Limitless programme visit here. Once a Linked Member fast tracks to Silver status, they will retain this status for the balance of that calendar year and for the next calendar year. See full Terms and Conditions for further details.

ALL- Accor Live Limitless Gold members will earn 1 Reward point per A$10 spent on eligible Qantas flights. ALL- Accor Live Limitless Platinum members and Qantas Frequent Flyer Platinum and Platinum One members will earn 2  Reward points per A$10 spent on eligible Qantas flights. Points will be calculated based on eligible spend. Eligible Spend is the price paid for the seat including fare and carrier charges, but excluding government imposed taxes or optional fees such as seats, bags, upgrades. ALL Reward points will be earnt in addition to Qantas Points and Status Credits. Members add  their Qantas Frequent Flyer details to their booking before flying in order to earn the ALL Reward points. Eligible Flights are any Qantas operated flight with a QF flight number on your ticket where Qantas Points are normally earned. Qantas Points and ALL Reward points will not be earned on some fare types and booking classes. For full details, see terms and conditions and Airline Earning Tables. Reward Points and Qantas Points will be credited to the member’s account within six weeks of completion of the corresponding flight. Qantas Points and ALL Reward points will not be earnt on cancelled flights.