Avios features and benefits

By swiping your card, you automatically earn Avios, which you can use on the things that you would really like to do - like travel. You can book domestic or international flights with British Airways using your Avios.

  • Benefits



    • Individually determined credit limit
    • Budget facility available for purchases over R300 with extended credit, giving you six to 48 months to pay
    • Full ATM functionality, including cash withdrawals from any ATM worldwide
    • Optional NotifyMe for SMS updates of withdrawals, deposits, payments and transfers made on your credit card account at a fee
    • Optional secondary cards at a fee
    • Optional Card Life Plan which covers the outstanding balance of up to R100 000 in the event of Death or Permanent Total Disability, and 10% of the average outstanding balance for four (4) months in the event of retrenchment
    • Mastercard Purchase Protection - get short term insurance protection against theft and specified causes of accidental damage
    • Free transaction fees on purchases at till points (excluding cash withdrawals, casino transactions, Internet Banking transfers, and budget plan)
    • Up to 55 days interest free credit on qualifying purchases (excluding cash withdrawals, casino transactions, Internet Banking transfers, fuel and budget plan purchases). All outstanding balances must be paid by the due date
    • Electronic monthly statements available at no additional cost
    • Free Lost Card Protection, meaning that if your card is lost or stolen, you will not be held liable for any fraudulent transactions that may occur on the card after you have reported the loss or theft
    • Free basic Travel Insurance cover whenever international return travel tickets are purchased with your Avios Credit Card, the option to purchase Top Up Cover
  • Features


    • Earn Avios on all purchases on the card, 1 Avios for every R10
    • Earn double Avios at Pick ‘n Pay and BP
    • Use your Avios to book flights with British Airways, both domestic and international
    • Avios do not expire, provided you collect or spend one Avios every three years
    • Choose your own card face from some of our exciting options
    • Access to Platinum MasterCard Moments - a wide range of experiential and added value offerings
    • Automatically join the Avios Travel Rewards Programme when the card is taken out
    • Membership to the Avios Travel Rewards Programme is free

  • Pricing Information

    Pricing information

    The following interest rates are applicable from 30 November 2018.

    Point of sale: 20.75%
    Cash and Fuel: 20.75%

    Budget: 20.75%

    Credit balance: 0.20%

    Pricing guide 2019

  • Credit Card Life Plan

    Credit Card Life Plan

    View the Credit Card Life Plan

Earn double points


Earn double points every time you swipe your Avios credit card at a BP or Pick 'n Pay

Avios Credit Card Customer Care

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