Qantas Business Rewards Program

Turn your business expenses into extra frequent flyer points with the Qantas business loyalty program.

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The Qantas Business Rewards loyalty program allows businesses to earn Qantas Points into a central account, which can then be transferred to an individual Qantas Frequent Flyer member or redeemed.

Replacing the former Qantas Aquire program, it offers savings with exclusive flight deals, as well as a way to further maximise the rewards earned on your everyday business expenses.

What are the benefits of the Qantas Business Rewards program?

  • More points on flights. When you book eligible flights with a Qantas Business Rewards account, you can earn points once through the company account and once through individual Qantas Frequent Flyer accounts. This means you and your employees will still be able to earn points for your flights even when they are booked through Qantas Business Rewards.
  • Flight discounts. Qantas Business Rewards flight deals offer up to 8% off your base fare on selected fares, with savings based on your business' membership Level. The higher your membership status, the more savings you can get.
  • Qantas Points. Your Business Rewards account accumulates Qantas Points for eligible spending and activity, which can then be transferred to individual Qantas Frequent Flyer accounts and redeemed.
  • Reward your employees. You can choose to transfer Qantas Points from your Qantas Business Rewards account to any employees, which could be a great way to motivate and treat your team.
  • Save on expenses. Alternatively, you could use the Qantas Points earned to offset future business expenses, such as flight redemptions, when you transfer them from the business account to your personal Qantas Frequent Flyer account.
  • Qantas Club savings. Business Rewards members can save 10% on Qantas Club memberships. This provides business travellers with the opportunity to relax and enjoy refreshments and wi-fi before their flights.
  • Automatic Aquire point conversion. If your business was previously a member of Qantas Aquire, any Aquire Points and Pending Points were automatically converted to Qantas Points on 1 February 2017.

How to sign up for the Qantas Business Rewards program

In order to join the program, your business needs an ABN and a Qantas Frequent Flyer membership. Your business also must be registered for GST or an incorporated entity. There are no annual fees for the program, and instead, there's simply a one-off joining fee of $89.50. Occasionally there are also promotions that offer free memberships for a limited time.

You will need to fill in an online form providing the following information:

  • Personal details. Requires details such as your name, email address and contact number.
  • Qantas Frequent Flyer. You will need to provide your frequent flyer membership number.
  • Business details. Information including your ABN, type of industry, and business mailing address.
  • Security details. These include your new account password, and a security question and answer.

How can I earn points for my business with the Qantas Business Rewards program?

Business flights

To earn Qantas Points on eligible QF flights through Qantas Business Rewards, you need to enter your ABN and the traveller's Qantas Frequent Flyer number when booking. The earn rate is calculated as a percentage of the points earned by regular Qantas Frequent Flyer members and is determined by your Qantas Business Rewards membership level.

Level 1 members earn 20% of the regular points awarded per flight, Level 2 members earn 30% and Level 3 earn 40%. As an example, if you're a Level 1 member and you earn 800 points through your personal Frequent Flyer account, you would also earn 160 points for your Business Rewards account.

Below is a comparison of the three levels within the Qantas Business Rewards program:

LevelEligibilityQantas Points earnedFlight savings
Level 1Businesses earning 0 - 20,000 Qantas Points from flights per year20 points for every 100 points earned by flyer5% off base fares of eligible flights
Level 2Businesses earning 20,000 - 99,999 Qantas Points from flights per year30 points for every 100 points earned by flyer7% off base fares of eligible flights
Level 3Businesses earning over 100,000 Qantas Points from flights per year40 points for every 100 points earned by flyer8% off base fares of eligible flights

Credit cards

A small selection of business credit cards and charge cards allow you to earn points for your Qantas Business Rewards account, including the American Express Qantas Business Rewards card, the Bendigo Bank Qantas Business Credit Card and the Westpac BusinessChoice Rewards Platinum card.

Partnered retailers

The program has established a wide network of over 40 partners that cater to nearly every business solution you could possibly need. This includes vehicle hire, cleaning and waste services, freight, delivery and storage, banking, finance, accounting, insurance, recruitment, staffing, training, phone, internet and cloud solutions, and office supplies. It allows you to earn Qantas Points on practically all business expenses. For example, you can earn 4 Qantas Points per $1 spent on NRMA roadside assistance for your business vehicles.

How can I redeem Qantas Points through Qantas Business Rewards?

As long as you include your ABN and Qantas Frequent Flyer number on flight and partner purchases, Qantas Points will accumulate in your business account. When you have at least 3,000 points, you can transfer them to any personal Qantas Frequent Flyer account of your choosing.

Note that only the Account Manager or Administrator with transfer privileges can transfer Qantas Points to an individual's Qantas Frequent Flyer membership account. Once the points are transferred, the individual member can use them to redeem a reward of their choosing through the Qantas Frequent Flyer program.

Compare Qantas Credit Cards

Name Product Bonus points Rewards program Rewards points per $ spent Purchase rate Annual fee
Qantas American Express Ultimate Card
110,000
Qantas Frequent Flyer
1.25
20.74% p.a.
$450
Receive 110,000 bonus Qantas Points and $200 back on your card when you spend $3,000 in the first 3 months. Plus, a yearly $450 Travel Credit. Ends 27 Oct 2021.
Citi Premier Qantas Card
100,000
Qantas Frequent Flyer
0.5
21.49% p.a.
$175 annual fee for the first year ($350 p.a. thereafter)
Get 100,000 bonus Qantas Points when you spend $4,000 in the first 90 days and a first-year annual fee discount.
NAB Qantas Rewards Signature Card
110,000
Qantas Frequent Flyer
1
19.99% p.a.
$295 annual fee for the first year ($395 p.a. thereafter)
Earn up to 110,000 bonus Qantas Points (90,000 when you spend $3,000 in the first 60 days and 20k after 12 months).
Qantas Premier Platinum
90,000
Qantas Frequent Flyer
1
19.99% p.a.
$199 annual fee for the first year ($299 p.a. thereafter)
Earn 90,000 bonus Qantas Points when you spend $3,500 in the first 3 months and save with a reduced first-year annual fee.
ANZ Frequent Flyer Black
130,000
Qantas Frequent Flyer
1
20.24% p.a.
$425
New Cashrewards Max benefit. Up to 130,000 bonus Qantas Points and $255 back when you meet the spend criteria. Plus, complimentary lounge passes.
American Express Qantas Business Rewards Card - Exclusive Offer
150,000
Qantas Business Rewards
1.25
0% p.a.
$0 annual fee for the first year ($450 p.a. thereafter)
ABN holders w/ $75,000 revenue. Receive 150,000 bonus Qantas Points when you spend $3,000 in the first 2 months. Plus, a $0 first-year annual fee. Ends 22 Oct 2021.
St.George Amplify Platinum - Qantas
60,000
Qantas Frequent Flyer
0.5
19.74% p.a.
$99
Earn 60,000 bonus Qantas Points, plus enjoy 0% p.a. on balance transfers for 15 months with a 1% BT fee.
Westpac Altitude Platinum Qantas
75,000
Qantas Frequent Flyer
0.5
20.49% p.a.
$49 annual fee for the first year ($200 p.a. thereafter)
Get 75,000 bonus Qantas Points when you spend $4,000 within 90 days. Plus, a first-year annual fee discount and a 0% balance transfer offer.
St.George Amplify Signature - Qantas
90,000
Qantas Frequent Flyer
0.75
19.74% p.a.
$279
Get 90,000 bonus Qantas Points when you spend $6,000 using your new card within 90 days from approval and 2 Qantas Club lounge invitations per year.
Bank of Melbourne Amplify Platinum - Qantas
60,000
Qantas Frequent Flyer
0.5
19.74% p.a.
$99
Get 60,000 bonus Qantas Points when you spend $3,000 within the first 90 days.
Qantas American Express Discovery Card
10,000
Qantas Frequent Flyer
0.75
20.74% p.a.
$0
Get 10,000 bonus Qantas Points when you spend $750 within 3 months, plus a $0 annual fee for the life of the card. Ends 27 Oct 2021.
NAB Qantas Rewards Premium Card
65,000
Qantas Frequent Flyer
0.66
19.99% p.a.
$250
Get 65,000 bonus Qantas Points when you spend $2,500 in the first 60 days and free Qantas Frequent Flyer membership.
BankSA Amplify Platinum - Qantas
60,000
Qantas Frequent Flyer
0.5
19.74% p.a.
$99
Receive 60,000 bonus Qantas Points when you spend $3,000 within the first 90 days from card approval.
NAB Qantas Business Signature Card
100,000
Qantas Frequent Flyer
0.66
18.5% p.a.
$295
Receive 100,000 bonus Qantas Points when you spend $4,000 on everyday business purchases in the first 60 days. ABN required.
Qantas American Express Premium Card
30,000
Qantas Frequent Flyer
1
20.74% p.a.
$249
Enjoy 30,000 bonus Qantas Points, 2 complimentary Qantas Club lounge invitations per year and the protection of complimentary insurance covers.
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    I would like to check if my Aspire is activated. Ive tried many times on my mobile phone but it always fails. Please send activation link

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