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The Gold Card

Top Card Benefits

  • Ideal for everyday purchases, plus travel and entertainment
  • Membership Rewards® Programme
  • No interest charges as you settle your Account in full each month
  • Supplementary Cards available for family and friends
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Before you Begin - The Gold Card

Thank you for applying for the American Express® Gold Card.  As a responsible credit provider, American Express is obligated to set approval criteria.  Before you begin, please confirm the following:

  • Are aged 18 years of age or over.
  • Have a good credit rating*.
  • Earn and/or have asset sources that provide an income of NZ$50,000p.a.
  • You are a permanent resident/citizen of New Zealand.
  • If Self Employed you have been trading for at least 18 months or 12 months if you hold an existing American Express issued Card. 

  

Please Note:

  • An annual Cardmembership fee of $95 p.a. applies.

To complete this application form you will be required to provide your employment, accountant (if you are self employed) and other credit card details.

If you require assistance with your online application, please contact us on 0800 100 294, Monday to Friday 10AM – 8PM

*American Express reserves the right to decline applicants who do not satisfy credit approval and income criteria.

Welcome to your application. Let's get started.

First tell us a few things about yourself.

The Gold Card

* Full Name

Providing us with your full name will ensure we can address you properly in the future.

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* How would you like your name to appear on the Card?

The front of your American Express Card has room for up to 20 characters. You can select how you want your name to appear on it by clicking on the drop down box. Your surname must appear on the Card. If you have a long name, you may need to use just an initial and your surname.


Maximum 20 characters

ABOUT YOU

All your information is protected on this secure site

General and contact information

  1. Date of Birth (DD/MM/YYYY)*  /   / 
  2. Confirmation Of Identity

    For your security and to meet legal requirements, we need to verify the identity of all Cardmembers. To assist in this process we require your Drivers Licence number.
    Please Note:
    • Your NZ Drivers Licence No will be verified with the LTNZ for confirmation of identity.
    • American Express may need to contact you to gather additional information to verify your identity.
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    Please provide the full details of your drivers licence including the details in field 5B.

  4. We require your home phone number and your address as part of our credit checks and confirmation of identity. We may use these details to get in contact with you about your Application.
  5. Home Phone Number*Area Code/Phone Number    Home Phone Number

    Your home telephone number is required as part of our standard credit checks. Having it will help us to process your application as quickly as possible.

  6. Mobile Phone Number

    Your mobile phone number may help us to contact you quickly if we have any questions about your application.

  7. American Express requests your e-mail address to send you changes to your product terms and conditions and other important information about your account.
  8. Email Address

    Your email address may help us contact you quickly if we have any questions about your application.

  9. Where You Live
  10. Residential Street Address

    Provide your physical address, not a PO Box.

  11. Postcode

    If you don't know your postcode, please visit www.nzpost.co.nz/postcodefinder

  12. If you don't know your postcode, please visit Postcode


  13.   /  

Our communications with you

  1. Email Communications:
  2.    Tick this box if you want American Express to keep you updated via email about your Card benefits, rewards and promotions such as exclusive presales, travel and Bonus Points offers. We will not share your email address with others. For more details on how we will use your information please read our privacy statement    Yes, I would also like to receive marketing communications to the email address I have provided above. I can change my email preferences at any time by visiting www.americanexpress.co.nz
    Please note: If you uncheck this option, you will not receive marketing communications via email.
    Our Privacy Policy Statement outlines how we handle your personal information.
  3.    Yes, I would like to receive my statements online and be notified by email every month when my statement is ready to view online.
    Please note: The Online Statement will be an exact replica of a paper statement. You can download, save and print the statement and we will keep your recent statements organised and available for you securely online for access at anytime and from anywhere. If you uncheck this box, you will receive your statements in the post to your billing address.
  4.    I have read and agree with the Online Statements Terms & Conditions.*

YOUR FINANCES

Financial information

  1. We need information about your finances for our credit checks. All your information is protected on this secure application site.
  1. Other Credit Cards
  2. Other credit cards

    Providing us with details of any other credit cards you hold will help us with our credit checks and speed up your application.

Employment information

  1. Employment Details

    We need your employment details to help us with our credit checks. Your privacy is important to us and we will not contact your employer without your written permission.

  1. We need some more information about your employment.
  2. Postcode

    If you don't know your postcode, please visit www.nzpost.co.nz/postcodefinder

  3. If you don't know your postcode, please visit Postcode
  4.   
  5.  / 
  1. We need some more information about your employment.
  1. Business Address

    Please provide a physical address not a PO Box

  2. Postcode

    If you don't know your postcode, please visit www.nzpost.co.nz/postcodefinder

  3. If you don't know your postcode, please visit Postcode
  4.   
  1.  / 
  2. Please indicate the Name and Telephone number of an external source who will confirm your financial details. Eg: Accountant, Financial Advisor or Tax Agent.
  3.   

EXTRA OPTIONS

Membership Rewards® Programme

    Membership Rewards
  1.    Yes I would like to earn 1 Membership Rewards point for every $1 I spend on my Card. I understand that an annual $50 Membership Rewards fee will apply.

  1. See Declaration for details.

Supplementary Card

  1. For added flexibility, you can order a Supplementary Card for a partner or family member, provided they are over 18 years of age. You will be responsible for paying for the charges on the Card. Also, please remember that charges made on the Supplementary Card will reduce your available credit accordingly. A $70 annual Card fee applies to each Supplementary Card.
  2. Yes No
  1. Supplementary Full Name

    We need to know your full name for our credit checks

  2.  /   / 
  1. Postcode
  2. If you don't know your postcode, please visit Postcode
  1.    altText.CDDriverslicence

    Please provide the full details of your drivers licence including the details in field 5B.

  2. Note: Your Driver's Licence No. will be verified with the LTNZ for confirmation of identity.