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Why Vertigo Platinum?

A credit card with our lowest purchase rate plus insurance and concierge

12.74% p.a.
our lowest variable rate on purchases.
Travel insurance
complimentary for trips up to 6 months.1
Purchase insurance
up to 4 months cover against theft, loss or damage on selected purchases.1

Features

Up to 55 days

Interest free when you pay the closing balance by the statement due date each month. Note: interest free days don't apply to balance transfers.

Extended warranty

Complimentary extended warranty insurance on purchases for up to 12 months on the manufacturer's expressed Australian warranty.1

Price guarantee

Cover of up to $300 on eligible purchases in Australia. If you find it cheaper within 21 days, you can claim the difference.1

24/7 concierge service

Round-the-clock access to Visa Platinum Concierge.2

Up to 3 extra cards

For additional cardholders aged 16 or over at no extra cost, provided the account isn't a joint account. Additional card transactions are the responsibility of the primary account holder.

and right now, an additional...


0 % P.A.

for 24 months on balance transfers#

Special offer

A 1% balance transfer fee applies at the time of transfer. The variable cash advance rate will apply after the promotional period.

#Vertigo Platinum balance transfer promotion: Available when you apply for a new Vertigo Platinum credit card between 23rd November 2017 and 18th April 2018, and request at card application to transfer balance(s) from up to 3 non-St.George, Bank of Melbourne and BankSA Australian issued credit, charge or store cards. The rate will apply to balance(s) transferred (min $200 up to 80% of your approved available credit limit) for the promotional period, unless the amount is paid off earlier. Card activation will trigger the processing of the balance transfer. A balance transfer fee of 1% of the transferred balance(s) will be charged to the account on the same day the balance(s) are debited to the account. The applicable variable cash advance rate will apply to balance(s) transferred but left unpaid at the end of the promotional period. We will not be responsible for any delays that may occur in processing payment to your other card account(s) and will not close the account(s). Interest free days do not apply to credit cards with balance transfers.

 

   

Rates

  • 12.74% p.a. variable interest rate on purchases
  • 21.49% p.a. variable cash advance interest rate
  • 2% of each cash advance amount
  • 3% of the Australian dollar value for transactions with merchants based overseas

Key fees

  • $99 Annual card fee
  • $15.00 Fee applied for each late payment or missed payment
  • $9.00 For each dishonour of a payment under the automatic payment plan
  • $15.00 Card replacement fee within Australia ($52.50 outside Australia; $45 emergency replacement fee)

Complimentary services

  • Linking to St.George bank account
  • 24/7 fraud monitoring
  • Phone and Internet Banking
  • Automatic repayment plan
  • SMS and email alerts
  • Visa payWave contactless payments for transactions under $100

How to apply for a credit card

1.
You apply online in 10 minutes.
2.
We review your application and may ask for supporting documents.
3.
If approved, you'll receive all the information you need to activate and make the most of your new card.

The detail

Before making a decision, please read these documents to ensure you're aware of all fees, charges and interest rates.
Credit Card Conditions of Use
All you need to know about our cards.
Credit Card Accounts Fees and Charges
A complete list of card-related costs.
Insurance Terms and Conditions
Learn how our card insurance works (for claim events prior to 1 October 2017, for claims events effective 1 October 2017).

Conditions, fees and credit criteria apply.

This card is issued as a Visa card.

Switches, upgrades, or customers accessing employee benefits are ineligible. The above promotions may be varied or withdrawn at any time and is not available in conjunction with any other promotion.

1. QBE Insurance (Australia) Limited ABN 78 003 191 035 AFSL 239545 has issued an insurance group policy to Westpac Banking Corporation ABN 33 007 457 141 which allows eligible St.George 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 Credit Card Complimentary Insurance Terms and Conditions, which may be amended from time to time. Westpac does not guarantee the insurance. You can get a copy of the policy booklet by calling 13 33 30 or download the Credit Card Complimentary Insurance Terms and Conditions (for claim events prior to 1 October 2017) (PDF 202KB).

Effective 1 October 2017: 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 St.George 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 Credit Card Complimentary Insurance Terms and 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 Credit Card Complimentary Insurance Terms and Conditions (effective 1 October 2017).

2. Visa Platinum/Concierge (“Concierge”) is serviced by a third party supplier. By accessing or using the Concierge, or attempting to do so, you are deemed to have understood and agreed to the terms of usage.