Right now, collect 30,000 Membership Reward Points or 15,000 Qantas Points with the David Jones Amex Platinum Card.
Along with the bonus points for new cardholders, there’s a range of rewarding travel and shopping benefits on offer.
You’ll receive two complimentary entries each year to the Sydney or Melbourne American Express Airport Lounge and access to travel insurances. Plus, enjoy complimentary alterations, gift wrapping, free standard delivery and an earn rate of 4 Membership Reward Points (or 2 Qantas Points) when you shop with your card at David Jones.
Not a department store devotee? You'll still extract tremendous value from this card.
After all, David Jones Platinum Amex has one of the best earn rates in the market for grocery and fuel spend. You’ll rake in 3 Membership Reward Points or 1.5 Qantas Points per $1 spend at major supermarkets and petrol stations (with no points cap) – helping you to reach rewards sooner with your everyday spend.
To receive the 30,000 bonus Membership Reward Points or 15,000 Qantas Points, you need to apply online, be approved and spend $750 at locations excluding David Jones on your new card within the first three months. Available to new David Jones American Express Card Members only.
Apply now via the secure American Express website. Or, read on to discover more about the benefits of this popular, platinum-grade card.
Get 30,000 Membership Reward Points or 15,000 Qantas Points
With the David Jones American Express Platinum Card, you can opt into either American Express Membership Reward Points or Qantas Frequent Flyer when you complete your card application. Your Points will be automatically converted to your choice of rewards program.
Choosing Membership Reward Points
When you choose the Membership Reward Points program, you’ll unlock the ability to transfer to a range of airline and hotel programs.
The sign-on bonus of 30,000 Membership Reward Points is equal to 15,000 frequent flyer points or miles in leading programs including Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer, Velocity Frequent Flyer and Cathay Pacific Asia Miles.
You could also choose to use your sign-on bonus of 30,000 Membership Reward Points for David Jones gift cards, Ticketmaster, American Express Travel Online, shopping with points at David Jones or in gift cards for other retailers.
Choosing Qantas Frequent Flyer Points
If you’re a Qantas Frequent Flyer member, you can instead opt to earn points directly into the program. The sign-on bonus is equal to 15,000 Qantas Points.
Redeem your Qantas Points for Classic Flight Rewards with Qantas or airline partners. Alternatively, use your points for merchandise and gift cards through the Qantas Store.
Rake in points on every dollar you spend
Supercharge your points balance when you shop at David Jones with your card. You’ll collect 4 Membership Reward Points (or 2 Qantas Points) per $1.
You’ll also enjoy a very generous earn rate of 3 Membership Reward Points or 1.5 Qantas Points per $1 spend at major supermarkets and petrol stations. This is one of the highest earn rates on groceries and fuel in Australia.
Everywhere else (including for Government bodies) you’ll earn 1 Membership Reward Point or 0.5 Qantas Points per $1 spent.
Points earning rates are provided in the table below:
|Spend Category||Membership Reward Points||Qantas Points|
|David Jones||4 MR Points per $1||2 Qantas Points $1|
|Major supermarkets & petrol stations||3 MR Points per $1||1.5 Qantas Point per $1|
|Everywhere else (incl. Govt spend)||1 MR Point per $1||0.5 Qantas Point per $1|
Best of all, there’s never a cap on how many points you can earn with the David Jones American Express Platinum Card – regardless of how much you spend each month or year.
Get a range of travel benefits
Each calendar year, you’ll receive two entries to the stylish American Express Lounge located at Sydney International Airport or Melbourne International Airport.
You’ll simply need to swipe your American Express credit card at the door. In welcome news for families, children aged 2-17 years are able to join the primary cardholder in the Lounge at no cost.
You can also make use of complimentary domestic and international travel insurance. To be eligible for the travel insurance products, you’ll need to have paid for a portion of the travel expenses with your card.
You can also enjoy peace of mind when shopping at home with Buyer's Advantage, Refund Protection and Purchase Protection.
Before taking up any insurance products, and to find out more information about coverage requirements, you should refer to the PDS to ensure they meet your needs.
Enjoy exclusive cardholder privileges at David Jones
When you shop with your David Jones American Express Platinum Card, you’ll enjoy a range of exclusive platinum benefits and perks. These are designed to save you money and reward you when you spend with your card.
Key benefits include:
Complimentary priority delivery to Australian addresses, for items purchased both in-store and online at David Jones (excludes gift cards, hampers, fresh food, wine club, gift registry and large items). Standard Delivery normally costs $10 for purchases under $100, so this benefit can save you money over the course of the year.
Complimentary alterations on women’s and men’s apparel purchased instore at David Jones (excludes David Jones Bridal)
Сomplimentary gift wrapping available whenever you use your card instore or online at David Jones. This can be an extremely handy benefit to use at Christmas time or for birthdays!
Invitations including exclusive Season Launch Parades and fashion events
Priority appointments at Personal Shopping Suites and Shopping Bag Concierge
Interest free instalments: Choice of 12 months Interest Free with no deposit when you spend $500 or more on your Card, in one transaction; or 60 months Interest Free with no deposit when you spend $1,000 or more on your Card, in one transaction, across all departments instore or online at David Jones.
3 Months Pay Later Option: Allowing deferred payment for 3 months when you spend $50 or more on your Card, in one transaction, across all departments instore or online at David Jones.
Christmas Deferred Payment Option available for purchases made at David Jones on your card between 1 November and 24 December
Save with a range of other benefits
Your David Jones American Express Platinum Card unlocks even more value with a range of other perks. These include:
- Add up to 4 Additional Cards for no extra fee
- Amex Connect: Enjoy exclusive Amex cardholder benefits, including Amex Offers, Amex Invites and more
- Pay with convenience: Pay on the go with access to Apple Pay, Samsung Pay and Google Pay.
You can access the Key Fact Sheet for this card here
David Jones American Express Platinum Card annual fee and eligibility
The David Jones Amex Platinum Card comes with a very competitive annual fee of $295. The minimum reportable income to apply is $65,000 per annum.
The offer of 30,000 bonus Membership Reward Points or 15,000 Qantas Points is available to new David Jones American Express Platinum cardholders.
To be eligible, you must not currently hold or have held any other David Jones Credit Card product issued by American Express Australia in the preceding 18-month period. This excludes supplementary cardholders on someone else’s account.
You must be an Australian citizen or permanent resident or hold a long term visa. Long term means 12 months or more and does not include a student visa.
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.