Benefits.

  • Earn three hotpoints for every $1 spent on your card on eligible purchases¹.
  • You can redeem your hotpoints for anything, anywhere Mastercard® is accepted², using hotpoints Pay®, or via the hotpoints website.
  • Priority Pass lounge access to over 1,300 airport lounges around the world³.
  • Overseas travel insurance for up to 120 days per round trip, with no limit to the number of trips you’re covered for each year⁴.

 

More benefits.

  • Extended Warranty Insurance of up to 12 months for goods purchased on your hotpoints World Mastercard, plus 90 days’ Purchase Protection that could cover loss, theft or accidental damage⁴.
  • Six monthly account fee of $195 waived if you spend $50,000 or more between your fee charges⁵.
  • Up to 44 days interest free on purchases(see credit card interest-free period page for more)⁶.
  • Access to a wide range of travel experiences and privileges with Mastercard Travel and Lifestyle Services with hotel, flights and card programs especially curated for you by Mastercard⁷.
  • Withdraw cash from overseas banks and ATMs within the Global ATM Alliance, and pay no international transaction fee⁸.
  • Make contactless payments without a PIN, for transaction amounts up to the local country limit.
Zero percent per annum balance transfer

Keeping you safe.

How we protect you online

24/7 protection

With CardGuard® you’re protected 24/7 from fraudulent activity9. So you can use your card anywhere, anytime, and leave your worries behind.

How CardGuard keeps you safe

24-hour assistance

Whether you have lost your credit card or it’s been stolen, we’re always on hand to help. You can also apply a temporary block in Westpac One® online banking.

Help with lost or stolen cards

Safer online shopping

Mastercard® Identity Check is an extra layer of security that helps us make sure it’s definitely you that’s using your card online.

Mastercard Identity Check

hotpoints Pay.

More on hotpoints Pay
Ice creams, groceries or power bills? You can use your hotpoints for anything, anywhere Mastercard is accepted², using hotpoints Pay. You can also use hotpoints for purchases you have already made on your hotpoints credit card.

More on hotpoints Pay

Rates.

Up to 44 Interest free days on purchases⁶. Interest rates are subject to change.

Fees.

Fees are subject to change.
Some overseas banks may charge an extra fee for a cash advance.

How to apply.

Apply online via Westpac One, visit us at a branch, or call us on 0800 177 277 between 8am - 6pm Monday to Friday or 9am - 3pm Saturdays.

We may contact you using the details captured in the application process to see how we can help with your application.

FAQs.

More questions on hotpoints? Get extra help.

Things you should know.

1 Eligible purchases exclude cash advances, charges, interest, tax payments, cash substitutes, business expenditure (excluding transactions made on a BusinessPLUS Mastercard), balance transfers, transactions on your nominated account(s) linked to your credit card, any transaction that is reversed, refunded or charged back. The amount of eligible spend that can earn hotpoints is capped at $60,000 a month. Any spend over $60,000 on eligible purchases in each relevant month will not earn hotpoints.

2 Eligible purchases exclude gambling chips or gambling transactions (including online gambling), cash advances, interest charges, tax payments, or transactions on any nominated account(s) linked to your credit card or account, or any other purchase that Westpac deems ineligible for hotpoints Pay. Only purchases made with a hotpoints Mastercard can be used for hotpoints Pay. There is a minimum number of hotpoints you must earn before you are eligible to redeem your hotpoints for any reward or for hotpoints Pay.

3 Use of your Priority Pass card and access to Priority Pass airport lounges are subject to the Priority Pass Terms and Conditions. Airline, airport and other travel industry employees or contractors may not be eligible for access.

4 Terms, conditions, exclusions and eligibility criteria apply (see Applicable Policy Document for details ), including a minimum spend for business travel. Travel, Extended Warranty and Purchase Protection Insurances arranged by Westpac and underwritten by AIG Insurance New Zealand Limited. Westpac does not guarantee the obligations of, or any products issued by, AIG.

5 $390 per year. Fee charged in two half-yearly instalments of $195 each. Spend $50,000 or more in the 6 months after any half-yearly instalment is charged and we’ll waive the following half-yearly instalment. 

6 If you have paid your last statement period closing balance in full, you will start your current statement period with a $0 balance owing. When you start your current statement period with a $0 balance owing, do not have a transferred balance on your credit card and pay your statement closing balance in full by its due date, you will get up to 44 days interest-free on your purchases. Cash advances are not purchases and have no interest free days. See Credit Card Interest-free Period page for how it works.

7 Any costs incurred by using the Mastercard Travel and Lifestyle Services are at the cardholder’s expense.

8 Transaction fees do not apply when using ATMs within the Global ATM Alliance in the respective country shown. Institutions participating in the Global ATM Alliance are subject to change but currently include Deutsche Bank (Germany), Bank of America (United States), Scotiabank (Canada), Barclays Bank (United Kingdom), BNP Paribas (France), Westpac (Australia) and Westpac (New Zealand). The NZ$2 for credit card and NZ$3 for debit card international transaction fee saving applies to Westpac customers only, and is subject to change. All other international and standard fees apply including foreign currency conversion fees apply.

9 Provided you notify us as soon as possible, have not acted fraudulently or negligently, and have complied with the card’s Conditions of Use.    

10 Rate will apply to balance(s) transferred until that balance(s) is paid off. Balance Transfer Terms and Conditions and lending criteria apply. All applications are subject to Westpac approval. You cannot transfer a balance from a Westpac card or loan. You can transfer up to 95% of your available credit card limit. Your card must remain within its credit limit after the balance has been transferred. Balances cannot be transferred to a Mastercard® BusinessCard/Purchasing Card. Balance transfers do not earn Airpoints Dollars™ or hotpoints®. Payments you make to your Westpac credit card will first go to charges and interest accrued, then to cash advances and purchases, followed by balance transfers as they appear on your last statement. Payments will then be applied to transactions that have not yet appeared on a statement in the same order. If you have multiple balance transfer rates, payments will first be applied to the balance transferred on the highest interest rate. Interest rates are subject to change without notice. All new purchases, cash advances and any unpaid interest or fees will incur interest at the standard interest rate in accordance with the card’s Conditions of Use

*Offer ends 10 May 2021, subject to any further extension or withdrawal at Westpac’s discretion without further notice. After 12 months the standard purchase interest rate at that date (which may be higher than the current rate) will apply to transferred balances. You can transfer up to 95% of your available credit card limit. All applications are subject to Westpac approval. Balance Transfer Terms and Conditions and lending criteria apply. You cannot transfer a balance from a Westpac card or loan. Balances cannot be transferred to a Mastercard® BusinessCard/Purchasing Card. Balance transfers do not earn Airpoints Dollars™ or hotpoints®. Payments you make to your Westpac credit card will first go to charges and interest accrued, then to cash advances and purchases, followed by balance transfers as they appear on your last statement. Payments will then be applied to transactions that have not yet appeared on a statement in the same order. If you have multiple balance transfer rates, payments will first be applied to the balance transferred on the highest interest rate. All new purchases, cash advances and any unpaid interest or fees will incur interest at the standard interest rate in accordance with the card’s Conditions of Use. If you only make the minimum payment each month, you will pay more interest and it will take you longer to pay off the unpaid balance.

If you only make the minimum payment each month, you will pay more interest and it will take you longer to pay off the unpaid balance.  

Rewards and reward vouchers are subject to availability and may be withdrawn or substituted at any time. 

Westpac is not the supplier of the goods and services that can be redeemed with hotpoints and does not guarantee the obligations of the supplier or any goods and services supplied. Any goods or services that are provided by a third party supplier may be withdrawn at any time. 

hotpoints® and hotpoints Pay® are a registered trademarks of Westpac Banking Corporation.  

Mastercard is a registered trade mark and the circles design is a trade mark of Mastercard International Incorporated.

Terms and conditions 

Eligibility criteria, lending criteria, terms and conditions apply. See:  

View terms and conditions for all our credit card products here.