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The Altitude Black credit card.
Land where you've been dreaming of.

Make 2018 your year, with 80,000 bonus points when you spend $5,000 within 90 days of card approval, plus a range of complimentary insurance covers. Offer ends 5th April 2018. New cards only.^

Take your rewards to new heights

Offer ends 5th April 2018. New cards only.

Get 80,000 bonus Qantas Points

When you spend $5,000 in eligible purchases on a new Altitude Back credit card within 90 days of card approval.^


A discounted annual card fee of $250

For the first year, $395 annually thereafter. New Altitude Black cards only. Exclusions apply.+

The important numbers

Variable purchase rate: 20.24% p.a.

Variable cash advance rate: 20.74% p.a.

Ongoing annual card fee rate: $395

Altitude Black World Mastercard®

A breakdown of how you'll earn points.

With Qantas rewards, you'll earn points on every $1 spent on eligible purchases.

Altitude Black World Mastercard®

(Australian merchants)

Earn rates:

$1 = 0.625 points

The best parts of Altitude Black

Uncapped rewards

There's no monthly limit to the number of Qantas points you earn on every eligible purchase with your Altitude Black card.

Complimentary insurance cover

This includes Overseas Travel Insurance, Extended Warranty Insurance and Transit Accident Insurance, as set out in your policy.

24/7 personal concierge services

Dedicated Westpac Concierge services are on-call 24/7 to fulfil your requests, from restaurant bookings and party planning, to tickets to your favourite game.
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More great reasons to choose Altitude Black

24/7 Altitude Black Priority Service Line

Contact the Altitude Black Card Priority Service Line at any time of day, from anywhere in the world. Our dedicated team will be ready to take your call and help with lost or stolen cards, making payments and more.

Earn points faster with an additional cardholder

Earn points faster by adding one additional cardholder (16 years or older) at no extra cost. The primary cardholder is liable for all transactions and will earn all points on eligible purchases made with either card.

Complimentary Qantas Frequent Flyer membership

Choose Altitude Qantas and enjoy a complimentary Frequent Flyer program membership for the nominated primary cardholder, if they are not yet a member. This offer is available on new cards for a limited time.

Frequently asked questions

As a current Westpac cardholder, you automatically become eligible for complimentary Overseas Travel Insurance cover – as long as you meet the following criteria:

  1. You're a permanent Australian resident or you hold a current and valid 457 Visa and live in Australia
  2. You spend at least $A500 on your travel costs before you leave Australia using one of your Altitude Black or Platinum cards. This could include return travel tickets, airport or departure taxes, overseas accommodation etc.
  3. You have a return overseas travel ticket before leaving Australia
  4. You're not over 80 years of age when you first become eligible for this cover, by meeting the above conditions.

For full details on complimentary insurance, please see the Complimentary Insurance Policy PDF.

Westpac Credit Cards Complimentary Insurance Policy (PDF 316KB)

Things you should know

Consumer Credit Cards - Conditions of Use (PDF 7MB)

Switches, upgrades, or Westpac Group staff are ineligible. This promotion may be varied or withdrawn at any time and is not available in conjunction with any other promotion. The bonus points offer is available to customers who apply or are approved via this website (offer not available in branch or via call centres) for a new Altitude Black credit card between 12th February 2018 and 5th April 2018.

Be credit savvy: Before applying, consider a realistic credit limit and check all conditions, interest rates, fees and charges on your selected card.

^Bonus points promotion: When you apply and are approved for a new Altitude Black credit card between 12th February 2018 and 5th April 2018, and spend the minimum amount of $5,000 on eligible purchases on an Altitude Black credit card within 90 days from card approval in one or more transactions.

Eligible purchases do not include fees, cash, cash equivalent transactions, BPAY, BPAY equivalent transaction, refunds and balance transfers debited from the card account. The bonus Altitude Points or Qantas Points will be added to your points balance within 12 weeks once you meet the eligible spend criteria. Existing Westpac customers who currently hold an Altitude Platinum or Altitude Black credit card, or who have held one in the last 12 months, are not eligible for this offer. Qantas Points earned during a statement cycle are added to your Qantas Points balance on a monthly basis.

+Discounted annual card fee in first year promotion: Discounted annual card fee in first year promotion: The discounted first year annual card fee promotion is available when you apply for a new Altitude Black card between 12th February 2018 and 5th April 2018. The first annual card fee at the discounted rate will be debited to your card account on your first transaction and the full annual card fee, currently $395 (but changing to $250 on 4 April 2018), will be debited annually thereafter. Credit criteria, fees and charges apply.

Rewards Points: The earning and redemption of Altitude Points and Qantas Points is subject to the Altitude Rewards and Altitude Qantas Terms and Conditions. You do not receive points if your card account is in arrears for 2 consecutive statement cycles and in other circumstances.

You do not earn Altitude Points or Qantas Points on payments to the Australian Taxation Office.

Altitude Qantas: In order to earn and redeem points, you must be a member of the Qantas Frequent Flyer program.

Qantas Store Products are for delivery in Australia and New Zealand only (and different products are available in each delivery location). Redemption of points through the online store is subject to terms and conditions (including store terms of use and voucher terms and conditions). See for details.

Qantas & Partner Classic Reward Seats are subject to capacity controls and availability is limited. The number of seats available depends on the flight, date, season and destination. Some flights may not have any Classic Reward seats available. For Classic Reward flights, taxes, fees and carrier charges are payable in addition to the points required, are subject to change and are quoted at the time of booking. Reward flights must be booked at least 24 hours before scheduled departure (and other advance booking requirements may apply).

Flight Upgrades are subject to capacity controls and availability is limited. Flight upgrades are not available on Classic Rewards or on international airfares booked in E, N, O, P, Q, and X class (which includes some Any Seat Rewards and some Red e-Deals). You must have an eligible paid and confirmed ticket on a Qantas operated service (with a QF flight number on your ticket).

Qantas & Jetstar Any Seat Rewards are available on any flight with a QF or JQ flight number. The points required will be quoted when booked. There is no fixed relationship between the cash price charges by the applicable airline for a seat and the points required to redeem an Any Seat Reward through Qantas Frequent Flyer. Special promotional fares may not apply. Reward flights must be booked at least 24 hours before scheduled departure (and other advanced booking requirements may apply). For more information see The Jetstar Any Seat Rewards booking service is operated by Carlson Marketing Group (Aust) Pty Ltd trading as Carlson Leisure Travel Service Licence No. 2TA 5778, IATA 02-3-59523.

For more information on the Qantas Frequent Flyer program, visit

Qantas Club Lounge Invitations: To be eligible for the two complimentary Qantas Club Lounge invitations, you must register at and then use your Altitude Black Card in Australia to purchase selected Qantas products and services. Selected Qantas products and services are the following items purchased directly from Qantas: Qantas passenger flights (with a QF flight number), Qantas Frequent Flyer and Qantas Club membership joining and annual fees. Excludes Jetstar, Qantas Holidays, Qantas branded non-airfare products and any Qantas products and services not purchased directly from Qantas. Each year you will receive two complimentary lounge invitations once you have made the required spend on selected Qantas products and services.

Qantas Club Lounge Invitations are provided courtesy of Westpac, and are valid for Qantas Club and Qantas operated International Business Lounges only. Not valid in International First Class lounges, Chairman's Lounge, Qantas Domestic Business, Qantas oneworld® alliance airline, partner airline of associated lounges. Each invitation is valid for a single visit before the date specified on the invitation, when travelling with Qantas or Jetstar with a QF or JQ flight number. Access and use is subject to Qantas Club rules.

The two Qantas Club Lounge invitations will be sent to your card account mailing address within 4 weeks of your eligible card spend, provided you are not in breach of the Conditions of Use and your account remains open. The two Qantas Club Lounge invitations will expire on the date printed on the invitations. Qantas Club Lounge invitations will not be issued to customers who do not first register at prior to making the eligible card spend.

Complimentary insurance covers: AWP Australia Pty Ltd, ABN 52 097 227 177, AFSL 245631, of 74 High Street, Toowong, QLD 4066 (trading as Allianz Global Assistance) under a binder from the underwriter, Allianz Australia Insurance Limited ABN 15 000 122 850, AFSL 234708, has issued an insurance group policy to Westpac Banking Corporation ABN 33 007 457 141 AFSL and Australian credit licence 233714 (Westpac), of 275 Kent Street, Sydney, NSW 2000 which allows eligible Westpac account holders and cardholders to claim under it as third party beneficiaries. The terms, conditions, limits and exclusions of the group policy are set out in the Westpac Credit Cards Complimentary Insurance Policy which may be amended from time to time. Westpac does not guarantee the insurance. You can get a copy of the policy booklet by downloading the Westpac Credit Cards Complimentary Insurance Policy.

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