• What's included

    • Global acceptance
    • A safe way to shop online with Verified by Visa feature
    • 24/7 transaction monitoring through SMS alert and customer call backs to minimise the risk of fraud
    • Free estatements 
    • Get up to 8 supplementary cards
    • First three months interest waived on balance transfer
    • Interest-free period of up to 52 days if 100% of the balance due is paid (excluding cash transactions)
    • Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL) Facility for credit purchases starting from Rs 10,000 (preferential interest rate of 1.50% and 1.90% for 6 and 12 months respectively) 
    • Attractive discounts at our alliance partners
    • Unique travel reward proposition. Points can be redeemed for flights, hotel stays, cruise tickets and duty free shopping
    • Extended warranty on items purchased with your card: one additional year of cover will be added to the original manufacturer’s warranty
    • Purchase protection provides automatic coverage against loss or damage that occurs within 365 days of the date of purchase
    • Free travel insurance cover including compensation for flight delays above 6 hours
    • Free ATM theft cover 
    • Dedicated Relationship Manager for Premier and Prestige Banking customers
  • What you need to know

    • A minimum salary of Rs 75,000 is required to qualify for the Platinum Credit Card.
    • As a Platinum cardholder , you get free travel insurance up to:
      - Rs 3,500,000 with usage of the card to pay for Air Ticket
      - Rs 2,000,000 without usage of the card to pay for Air Tickets
  • How to redeem rewards points

    Customers earn points on credit card purchases:

  • What to bring when you apply

    Visit your nearest branch with the following documents:
    • Proof of identity
      • National identity document, or
      • Passport, or
      • Driving license
    • Proof of residence
      • Utility bill not older than 3 months
      • Birth certificate or marriage certificate if relationship needs to be established
    • Latest payslip
    • Last 3 months' bank statements

    All documents are required in their original form. The list of required documents mentioned above is indicative only. The bank may at any time request additional documents or information to process your application(s).

Fill out the form below and we will contact you to apply for a credit card

I have read the Data Privacy Statement and agree to my personal details be processed by Absa

Need more help?

Call our 24/7 Service Centre: 
+230 402 1000

Chat to Abby on WhatsApp: 
+230 5919 0001

Email us: