Business owners and ABN holders: for a limited time, Amex is offering 120,000 bonus points with their top Qantas business card – enough points to take off overseas.
Along with the sign-on bonus, you’ll enjoy two Qantas Club lounge invites each year, an earn rate of up to 2 Qantas Points per $1 spent and a range of complimentary insurances.
To receive the bonus points, you need to apply by 31 July 2019 and spend $3,000 on your new Card within 2 months of your approval date.
Click here to apply now via the American Express website (secure and mobile-friendly application form). Or, read on for an overview of the key Card benefits.
Pocket 120,000 Qantas Points
120,000 Qantas Points is one of the highest credit card sign-up deals around, and it can take you a very long way.
Subject to availability, simply by using the sign-on bonus, you could take return Qantas economy flights to the USA or Europe, or redeem a return Qantas or Emirates business class flight to Asia (excluding applicable taxes/fees). Closer to home, you could even access 24 Zone One business class upgrades from flexible economy!
The 120,000 bonus Qantas Points will be credited 8 to 10 weeks after the minimum spend has been met.
Relax with two Qantas Club lounge entries each year
Receive two Qantas Club lounge invites each membership year after your first Card spend on selected Qantas products and services.
The invites are valid for use at domestic Qantas Club lounges and International Business Lounges (excluding Qantas Singapore Lounge and the Qantas Los Angeles Lounge).
Once your Qantas Club lounge passes have been activated, you’ll receive an email from Qantas and your two digital lounge passes will be attached to your Qantas Frequent Flyer account.
Note that each Qantas Club lounge pass admits one person only. However, you could use your two passes for two people.
Up to 2 Qantas points per $1
Earn 2 Qantas Points per $1 spent on Qantas products and services with your Card – that’s Qantas flights (with a QF flight number), Qantas Holidays, Qantas Branded non-airfare products, and Qantas Frequent Flyer and Qantas Club membership joining and annual fees.
You’ll enjoy a generous earn rate of 1.25 Qantas Points per $1 spent for everything else, except for utilities, insurance (with the exception of American Express) and government bodies.
Spend with utilities, government bodies and non-Amex issued insurance earns at a rate of 0.5 Qantas Points per $1 spent.
1.25 Qantas Points per $1 is one of the highest earn rates for everyday spend in Australia, and it makes this Card an attractive one to keep for the long term.
Best of all, there’s no cap on how many points you can earn – regardless of how much you spend per month or each year.
Enjoy complimentary Qantas Business Rewards membership (worth $89.50)
Qantas’ loyalty program is designed to help small and medium-sized Australian businesses save on flights and earn more Qantas Points through everyday business purchases.
As a member, you can save up to 8% on the base fare of eligible Qantas flights, enjoy up to 10% off Qantas Club memberships and lots more.
Joining Qantas Business Rewards normally costs $89.50, however you can obtain membership for free when you hold the American Express Qantas Business Rewards Card.
If you’re not yet a member, you’ll need to join up, as the points from this Card are credited to your Qantas Business Rewards account.
Once you’ve amassed points within your Qantas Business Rewards account, you can transfer them out at a 1:1 rate to any Qantas Frequent Flyer account of your choice. You have the flexibility to send them to yourself, to an employee or a family member – it’s up to you.
Earn TRIPLE Qantas Points for business on eligible flights
You’ll earn triple Qantas Points when your Card is used to make an eligible Qantas flight booking. You can earn up to 4 million points per membership year in this way, and that’s in addition to the Qantas Points and Status Credits you’d normally earn.
The triple points can also be earned on eligible Qantas flights for others, provided they are booked using your Card.
Enjoy Domestic and Overseas Travel Insurances
You, your partner, and any employees holding additional Cards will receive access to a range of complimentary Domestic and Overseas Travel Insurances when your Card is used to pay for business travel.
Before taking up any of these products, you should refer to the insurance PDS document for further information to decide if they meet your needs.
Save time and money with other benefits
Obtain even more value with a range of other valuable benefits. These include:
- The ability to obtain up to 99 additional Cards free of charge (the points earned are credited to the primary account)
- Easy bank feed integration with MYOB
- Access to American Express AccessLine, which provides the ability to make fast, secure payments
- Peace of mind with Emergency Card Replacement and Online Fraud Guarantee
- The convenience of mobile payments with Apple Pay and Android Pay
- Access a range of exclusive Card Member perks, including Amex Invites and Amex Offers
The American Express Qantas Business Rewards Card is designed for ABN holders with an annual business turn over of at least $24,000.
To be eligible to apply, you’ll also need to be over 18 years old and an Australian citizen or permanent resident.
The introductory offer of 120,000 bonus Qantas Points is not available to Card Members who currently hold or who have previously held any other Card product issued by American Express Australia Limited in the preceding 18 month period. Previous and existing bank-issued American Express companion Card Members are eligible for this offer.
Annual fee and credit limit
The annual card fee for the NAB Qantas Business Signature Visa is $450. This may be tax-deductible if you are using your card solely for business purposes. You should speak with your accountant or tax advisor to fully understand the tax implications.
The American Express Qantas Business Rewards Card is a ‘Charge’ Card, which means there is no fixed credit limit. While Charge Cards have no pre-set spending limit, you’ll need to pay off the full balance each month. More information about this is available via the secure application form.
Ready to apply?
The secure, mobile-friendly application form takes less than 10 minutes to complete and AMEX may be able to give you a response in less than 60 seconds.