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Premier World Elite™ Mastercard®

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Premier World Elite Mastercard

Premier World Elite™ Mastercard®

Whether you’re a frequent flier or just planning a dream holiday, a credit card that’s been designed with travelling in mind could be right for you. This card is available exclusively for existing HSBC Premier customers.

Representative example

59.3% APR
Variable rep APR
18.9% p.a.
Variable purchase rate

Based on assumed credit limit of:


With an annual fee of:


Key features


  • Welcome points boost

    Receive 40,000 reward points when you spend £2,000 on your card in the first 90 days of card membership.

  • Anniversary points boost

    Spend £12,000 or more on your card within your first 12 months of membership to receive a further 40,000 reward points at the anniversary of card membership.

  • HSBC Premier Rewards Programme

    For every £1 of eligible spend1 on your credit card: you’ll earn 2 HSBC Premier Reward points if it’s in Sterling currency2, or 4 HSBC Premier Reward points if it’s in non-Sterling currency. A spend of just over £7,000 for example converted into reward points could see you receive a Laithwaites Premier 6 wine selection. Redeem your points for shopping vouchers. Terms & Conditions apply (PDF, 1MB).

  • HSBC Premier Rewards for Miles

    Every 2 points are worth the equivalent of 1 frequent flyer mile. A spend of just £9,000 for example converted into Frequent Flyer miles could be enough to fly to Paris.

  • HSBC Premier Privileges

    A unique collection of special discounts and experiences exclusively for our Premier credit card customers.


  • Enjoy complimentary airport lounge access

    With membership in the LoungeKey programme, you get complimentary access to over 750 airport lounges worldwide. Both primary and additional cardholders simply need to swipe their card at the Lounge entrance and state they are travelling with Lounge Key.

  • Additional cardholders

    For an annual fee of £60, you can get an additional credit card for up to 3 members of your family or friends to your card account. They’ll earn points and enjoy unlimited airport lounge access, too. 

  • Contactless transactions

    Use your card to make contactless transactions and add it to Apple Pay, Google Pay and Samsung Pay.

  • 24-hour worldwide assistance

    Receive round-the-clock support and an emergency cash advance if your card is lost or stolen.

Apply for a Premier World Elite Credit Card™


HSBC Premier is available to you, if you pay your annual income into your HSBC Premier Bank Account and have either:

  1. savings or investments of at least £50,000 with HSBC in the UK; or
  2. an individual annual income of at least £75,000 and one of the following products with HSBC UK:  a mortgage, investment, life insurance or protection product;


Or if you’ve already qualified for HSBC Premier in another country.

Please ensure you read the important information in the ‘Things you should know’ section before applying.

Existing Premier cardholders

We regularly invite our Premier cardholders to transfer to the HSBC Premier World Elite™ MasterCard®. If you have received an invite, please select the 'transfer online' button below to access the application form. You'll need to have your reference code with you to complete the application.


You may have told us in the past that you do not want to receive certain communications from HSBC Bank Plc. If so, we are unable to send you an invitation to transfer online. Alternatively, apply for the Premier World Elite MasterCard by speaking to your Premier Relationship Manager over the phone or in branch. You can call us on 03457 70 70 70 to book an appointment.

Premier customers who don't yet have a credit card

If you're already a Premier customer and you don't have a credit card with us, you can apply online for an HSBC Premier World Elite™ MasterCard®.

Credit is subject to status, affordability and applicable terms and conditions.

1 Eligible spend excludes cash advances, fees, balance transfers, cheques, refunds, interest or any other charge.

2 Sterling currency includes transactions made in the UK, Jersey, Guernsey and Isle of Man, as well as transactions overseas where you choose to pay in Sterling rather than local currency.

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