NAB Credit Cards

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With low rates, rewards and premium options available, compare NAB credit cards to find one that fits your needs.

NAB offers a range of credit cards to suit different lifestyles, spending habits and budgets. Depending on the card you choose, you can save on your credit card costs, be rewarded for your spending, earn more frequent flyer points or enjoy complimentary extras such as travel insurance.

Use this guide to compare NAB credit cards and weigh up the costs, features and benefits. You can also click the "Go to Site" button next to any NAB card to begin your secure online application.

Comparison of NAB Credit Cards

Rates last updated November 22nd, 2017
Name Product Purchase rate (p.a.) Balance transfer rate (p.a.) Annual fee Product Description
NAB Premium Card
19.74% p.a.
0% p.a. for 20 months with 2% balance transfer fee
$90 p.a.
Offers 7 complimentary insurance covers, access to a 24/7 concierge service and special offers through Visa Entertainment.
NAB Low Fee Card
19.74% p.a.
0% p.a. for 16 months with 2% balance transfer fee
$30 p.a.
Receive complimentary purchase protection insurance, special offers from Visa Entertainment and up to 44 days interest-free on purchases.
NAB Qantas Rewards Signature Card
19.99% p.a.
4.99% p.a. for 6 months
$395 p.a.
Receive 100,000 bonus Qantas points when you spend $3,000 on everyday purchases within 60 days of account opening.
NAB Low Rate Platinum Card
0% p.a. for 9 months (reverts to 13.99% p.a.)
4.99% p.a. for 6 months
$100 p.a.
Enjoy the protection of 7 complimentary insurances including overseas travel and purchase protection insurance.
NAB Rewards Signature Card
19.99% p.a.
4.99% p.a. for 6 months
$295 p.a.
Receive 100,000 bonus NAB Rewards points when you spend $3,000 on everyday purchases in the first 60 days of account opening.
NAB Velocity Rewards Card
19.99% p.a.
4.99% p.a. for 6 months
$95 p.a.
This Visa card offers 0.5 Velocity Points per $1 spent on eligible purchases and special Visa Entertainment offers.
NAB Qantas Rewards Card
19.99% p.a.
4.99% p.a. for 6 months
$95 p.a.
A Visa card that rewards you with 0.5 Qantas points per $1 spent, plus complimentary purchase protection insurance.
NAB Qantas Rewards Premium Card
19.99% p.a.
4.99% p.a. for 6 months
$250 p.a.
A premium card that offers 25,000 bonus points when you meet the spend requirements. Plus a 24/7 personal concierge.
NAB Velocity Rewards Premium Card
19.99% p.a.
4.99% p.a. for 6 months
$150 p.a.
Offers up to 0.66 Velocity Points per $1 spent on purchases, combined with complimentary insurance covers and a concierge service.
NAB Low Rate Credit Card
0% p.a. for 6 months (reverts to 13.99% p.a.)
4.99% p.a. for 6 months
$59 p.a.
Receive up to 55 days interest-free on purchases, special offers from Visa Entertainment and Tap and Pay capabilities.
NAB Rewards Platinum Card
19.99% p.a.
0% p.a. for 6 months
$195 p.a.
Collect 60,000 bonus points when you spend $2,500 on everyday purchases within 60 days of account opening.
NAB Rewards Classic Card
19.99% p.a.
0% p.a. for 6 months
$95 p.a.
Earn 0.75 NAB Rewards Points per $1 spent and receive complimentary purchase protection insurance.
NAB Rewards Business Signature Card
18.50% p.a.
$175 p.a.
Earn 100,000 bonus points when you spend $3,000 on everyday business purchases in the first 60 days of account opening.

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Types of credit cards from NAB

NAB credit cards can suit many different needs, with low rate and low fee options, as well as reward and frequent flyer cards. There are also premium NAB card options within these categories.

  • Low rate and low fee credit cards

Low rate and low fee credit cards can be a useful option for cardholders who are looking to avoid high card costs. Depending on the card you compare, you can find NAB cards that offer balance transfers, competitive purchase rates, low annual fees and interest-free days on purchases.

  • Rewards and frequent flyer credit cards

NAB rewards credit cards give you the choice of earning points for your spending through the following programs: NAB Rewards, Qantas Frequent Flyer and Velocity Frequent Flyer. Some NAB reward cards also give you perks such as complimentary travel insurance and purchase insurance cover.

The benefits of banking with NAB

Some of the convenient features you can enjoy when you get a NAB credit card include:

  • NAB Internet and mobile banking

If you have a NAB card, you can access your account through NAB Internet and mobile banking. This means you can manage your account, make payments to other accounts in Australia and overseas, request a credit limit increase or apply for another NAB product from anywhere in the world and at any time.

  • NAB complimentary travel insurance

Some NAB rewards and premium credit cards come with complimentary travel insurance. Available to eligible cardholders and issued by QBE Insurance, this cover could include overseas medical, cancellation or holiday delay costs, emergency travel arrangements, accommodation expenses and missed connections. You must use your card to cover a minimum of $500 prepaid travel costs and meet the eligibility requirements to activate the cover. For details of the cover available on specific cards, refer to the NAB complimentary credit card insurance booklet (available on the NAB website).

  • NAB reward credit cards — choose to earn NAB Rewards or frequent flyer rewards

NAB credit cards offer several different reward options. If you choose a card connected to the bank's own NAB Rewards program, you can look forward to redeeming your points for everything from gift cards and homewares to travel perks and frequent flyer points. NAB also offers frequent flyer credit cards that directly earn either Velocity Points or Qantas Points. With one of these cards, you can earn frequent flyer points on all eligible purchases to redeem for flight rewards with either Qantas or Virgin Australia and their partnered airlines. On 13 November 2017, NAB ended its partnership with flybuys and stopped offering the flybuys Reward card.

How to apply for a NAB credit card

If you've compared your options and decided you'd like to apply for a NAB credit card, you can begin your secure online application by clicking on the green "Go to Site" button. Before you do, make sure you've met the following eligibility requirements and have the necessary documents on hand:

Eligibility requirements

  • Age. You must be at least 18 years old.
  • Residency status. You'll usually need to be an Australian citizen or permanent resident of Australia to apply. Make sure to confirm the card's specific residential status requirements before you apply.
  • Credit history. You'll need to have a good credit history and no recent evidence of defaults or bankruptcy.

Information you need for your application

If you meet the eligibility requirements, start collecting the following information to ensure your application goes smoothly:

  • Personal information. You'll need to provide personal information such as your address and your contact information. You'll also need to verify your identity by providing an accepted form of identification, like your driver’s licence number.
  • Financial information. You will also need to detail information about your employment, income and assets like shares or property and your employer’s contact details. If you're self-employed, you may need to provide information regarding your expenses, liabilities and your accountant's contact information.

NAB offers credit cards with a range of competitive features that suit different spending habits and needs. As there are many other credit card products on the market, it's important to compare your options before applying.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know more about credit cards from NAB? Below you can find some of the most commonly asked questions about NAB credit cards. If you still can’t find the answer to your question, or if you want to leave us some feedback, get in touch with us using the form at the bottom of the page.

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    AjOctober 4, 2017

    How does balance transfer cards work? One has to apply for balance transfer amount at the time of application, if I am not sure, how much I need to balance transfer (I have not made any expense from my existing card)? Can I just apply for tentative balance transfer amount and once I my expenses limit (From existing card) reach to balance transfer amount, I simply call bank and ask them to transfer?

    • Staff
      ArnoldOctober 7, 2017Staff

      Hi Aj,

      Thanks for your inquiry

      You may check this page to know how a balance transfer works.

      The amount you may be able to transfer will depend on the bank. Some banks allow you to transfer 90% of your credit limit.

      Please check out these balance transfer credit cards and Get 0% interest for up to 24 months and save money with balance transfer credit cards.

      Hope this information helps

      Cheers,
      Arnold

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    IanJuly 29, 2017

    Hi, I recently opened a Platinum dual credit card with NAB, and on the finder website, it said there is a 50,000 Qantas bonus points if you spend $2,500 within first 3 months. The bank doesn’t seem to know about this and I cannot now find this on the finder website. Can you please elaborate?
    Thank you

    • Staff
      RenchJuly 29, 2017Staff

      Hi Ian,

      Thanks for reaching out to us.

      You might be referring to NAB Rewards Platinum Card where you can get 50,000 bonus points in the first 60 days when you meet the spend requirements. Plus earn at least 2 points per $1 spent in the first 6 months (capped at 10,000 per month). You can check this by going to this page.

      You may avail this by clicking the ‘Go to site’ from our finder page then it will direct you to NAB official site to submit an online application.

      Cheers,
      Rench

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    KirstyMay 26, 2017

    Do you guys do prepaid Visa cards?

    • Staff
      RenchMay 29, 2017Staff

      Hi Kirsty,

      Thanks for your inquiry.

      NAB actually has a prepaid card, but only a Mastercard. You can find the review for their NAB Traveller Card here.

      Some other prepaid cards with Visa logo are listed on this page. If you also want to know more how Visa card works in Australia, you can check it here.

      Hope this information helped.

      Cheers,
      Rench

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    KristyNovember 17, 2016

    I filled out online application form for a nab credit card. After getting to the approved page except for info needed I lost everything off my phone so I’m not sure if the application went through or not

    • Staff
      AnndyNovember 17, 2016Staff

      Hi Kristy,

      Thanks for your question.

      If there is no way for you to return to your ‘last session,’ I suggest that you directly contact NAB and enquire if your application went through.

      Cheers,
      Anndy

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    NathanAugust 30, 2016

    Hi I applied for a credit card and I haven’t heard anything back from the bank what should I do

    • Staff
      MayAugust 30, 2016Staff

      Hi Nathan,

      Thank you for your inquiry.

      Generally, credit card companies process applications within 1-2 weeks. However, if you want to make a follow-up of your application, you can call the card issuer directly. You may like to get an idea on how to track the status of your application on this page.

      Cheers,
      May

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    RobertJuly 23, 2016

    With nab credit cards, what is the best card to use with car rental for free rental car damage insurance? & extended warranty coverage for personal purchase!

    • Staff
      ChesterAugust 2, 2016Staff

      Hello Robert

      Thanks for your question.

      With NAB Premium or NAB flybuys Rewards cards, you’ll be able to receive the complimentary travel insurance. There’s also cover for rental vehicle accidents and extended warranty. You can find more details about NAB complimentary insurance here.

      I hope this helps.

      Cheers!
      Chester

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    StephanieApril 2, 2016

    I just applied for a credit card with 0% interest free for y months.

    How does that work? The bank approved a limit for me of let’s say xxx of balance transfer

    Is that limit of xxx balance transfer per month or what? Thanks

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    CraigSeptember 9, 2015

    Hello,

    I will be travelling to the U.S next month and have a Cash Passport card, but would also like to use my NAB Mastercard (low fee card) overseas. If I put my NAB Mastercard in “cash positive” credit so i’m using my own money like a debit card, will that be better than putting all my money on the Cash Passport card which doesn’t seem to offer a very good daily exchange rate?

    Thanks for any advice you can offer

    • Staff
      SallySeptember 10, 2015Staff

      Hi Craig,

      Thank you for your question.

      As a comparative service, we can’t actually recommend any one specific product, service or strategy to our users as the best option will always depend on your individual financial situation and needs.

      You may like to consider and compare the currency conversion fees, overseas ATM withdrawal fees and other foreign transaction fees that come with using both cards to decide which one compliments your holiday spending habits better. When using the Cash Passport, your funds will remain locked into the exchange rate that was in place at the time of loading.

      I hope this has helped answer your question.

      Thanks,

      Sally

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    MarianJune 4, 2015

    Which NAB credit card allows the option of using reward points to be redeemed on purchases or be redeemed as frequent flyer points?

    • Staff
      sally.mcmullen@hiveempire.comJune 5, 2015Staff

      Hi Marian,

      Thank you for your question.

      You can view a list of the NAB Rewards Credit Cards under the’Rewards credit cards’ heading on our NAB Credit Cards page.

      Using the table, you can compare the NAB Rewards Credit Cards against each other and against other rewards credit cards in the market. If one seems of interest, you can then click the ‘go to site’ button for further information.

      I hope this has answered your question.

      Thanks,

      Sally

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    JohnApril 15, 2015

    NAB switched my Visa account to a Platinum car without my permission. I now pay higher annual fee and new merchant charges i did not have before. How do I get them to reverse this unapproved change?

    • Staff
      JonathanApril 16, 2015Staff

      Hi John, thanks for your inquiry!

      Please refer to the contact details I have provided to your email for NAB.

      Cheers,

      Jonathan

Credit Cards Comparison

Rates last updated November 22nd, 2017
Name Product Purchase rate (p.a.) Balance transfer rate (p.a.) Annual fee Product Description
St.George Vertigo Platinum - Online Offer
12.74% p.a.
0% p.a. for 24 months
$0 p.a. annual fee for the first year ($99 p.a. thereafter)
Offers complimentary travel insurance, complimentary purchase insurance and access to a 24/7 personal concierge service.
Qantas Premier Platinum
19.99% p.a.
0% p.a. for 15 months
$149 p.a. annual fee for the first year ($299 p.a. thereafter)
Fly faster with up to 2 Qantas Points per $1 spent, receive 2 yearly complimentary Qantas Club lounge invitations, plus, included travel insurance.
Woolworths Everyday Platinum Credit Card
19.99% p.a.
0% p.a. for 14 months
$0 p.a. annual fee for the first year ($49 p.a. thereafter)
Receive a $50 eGift Card when you apply by 31 January 2018 and make an eligible purchase by 28 February 2018.
Virgin Australia Velocity Flyer Card - Bonus Points Offer
20.74% p.a.
0% p.a. for 18 months
$64 p.a. annual fee for the first year ($129 p.a. thereafter)
Earn up to 60,000 bonus Velocity Points in the first 3 months on eligible spend and enjoy a discounted annual fee of $64 for the first year.

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