Our Gold Credit Card is an all-inclusive card tailored to suit your needs.
If you earn between R4 000 and R25 000 a month, this card will help you fulfil your financial dreams.

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Payment Relief Plan

If you are not able to keep up with your repayments due to COVID-19,
we can assist you with our Absa Payment Relief Plan.

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What you can expect 

  • Benefits

    • Bidvest Airport Lounge access at preferential rates
    • Get R1,5 million Automatic basic cover* for a range of travel emergencies
    • Get up to 57 days interest-free on purchases
    • No transaction fees on purchases
    • Get cover for your lost or stolen card
    • Shop conveniently and securely online
    • Get cash back when you pay with your card worldwide
    • As a Rewards member, you get cash back when you swipe at our fuel and grocery partners. In addition, you also get exclusive discounts and promotional offers. For more information, click here
    • Your card has contactless (tap-and-pay) technology. For your security, based on value and frequency, certain contactless transactions will require that you enter your PIN for the purchase to be completed
    • A Credit Protection Plan looks after your family by paying your outstanding debt in the event of death, dread disease or permanent disability. Our plan also includes retrenchment and temporary disability cover. Login to the Absa Banking App to add this benefit
  • Qualifying criteria

    • Monthly income between R4 000 and R25 000
    • You must be 18 years or older
    • Subject to affordability assessment

    *Terms and conditions apply

  • Documents needed

    • Valid South African ID book or Smart card
    • Proof of residence
    • Latest proof of income for three consecutive months required

Need more help?

Let one of our call centre agents help you get the best account for your needs.

Apply online 24/7 or call:

0861 114 411
Weekdays 08:00 - 17:30
Saturday 08:00-13:00

General card support:

0861 462 273
Weekday: 08:00 - 20:00
Weekends: 08:00 - 13:00

Visit your nearest branch

For 24-hour Services:

For application status updates call:

0861 114 411

For Lost and stolen cards call:

0800 111 155 | Absa App

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