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Classic Credit Card

Treat yourself to happy moments


  • Pay for your expenses in Mauritius and overseas
    For your shopping, dining, travels, holiday bookings, course expenses amongst others. No need to carry cash as your HSBC Credit Card is widely accepted brand locally and abroad.
  • Pay online

    For your online shopping, subscriptions, fees and bookings.

    Your electricity, water and telephone bills through the respective company mobile application and web portal.

  • Shop and pay online with additional protection
    More security through one-time-passcode confirmation for payments on Visa Secure®/Mastercard Identity Check® enabled portals. Learn more
  • Save time with contactless payment
    Tap and Pay when paying for small amounts for faster checkout. Contactless limit on HSBC cards is Rs.5,000. If the Point-of-Sale contactless limit is lower than Rs.5,000, you may be required to insert your PIN to proceed with the transaction.
  • Get SMS notifications for credit card transactions
    Receive notification on your registered mobile number for any local and overseas online transactions of Rs.500 and above. You will also get SMS notification for overseas purchases and cash advance transactions of Rs.5,000 and above in foreign currency. Learn more
  • Manage your expenses

    Track and analyse your expenses through your detailed monthly statements.

    Your credit card balance settlement occurs at a fixed date every month and this makes managing your budget easier.

    Choose between full or partial settlement (minimum of 5%)* of your credit card balance to suit your cash flow. If you choose full settlement, you will not incur any finance charge and hence benefit from up to 53 days free use of funds. (* Any amount not settled will incur finance charges as per prevailing rates.)

  • Need some extra cash

    Use available card credit limit for your planned and unplanned expenses such as a medical emergency. Or get cash advance** at any ATMs in

    Mauritius and worldwide. (**At prevailing fees and finance charges)

    Maximum cash advance available at ATMs and branch counter is 40% of credit card limit.

  • Receive your statements by email and on time
    Update your email address with us to receive your statements delivered conveniently and directly to your inbox. Learn more


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For any application, we would need the following documents

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Lost card replacement

Get card replacement service in Mauritius and overseas. You are protected against any fraudulent charges if you exercise due care and report the loss of your card immediately to our contact centre.

Share the privileges

Supplementary Credit Card

Share the benefits and the credit limit with your loved ones.

Up to 3 supplementary credit cards are available on your primary card account.

Eligibility criteria

Eligibility criteria to apply for an HSBC Classic Credit Card:

  • Individuals aged between 18 to 65 years (for primary and supplementary applicants)
  • Minimum income of Rs20,000 per month
  • Resident of Mauritius
  • Supplementary cards will be issued to immediate family members only
  • Must satisfy the bank’s credit/lending criteria

Documents required

For any application, we would need the following documents:

  • National Identity Card or valid passport for non-nationals
  • recent salary slips (3 months)
  • proof of address (any recent utility bill)

Things you should know

Activate your credit card before using it for the first time:

  • Call us on +230 403 0750 from 8.45 a.m. till 5.30 p.m. during weekdays
  • Send us instruction through secured message on HSBC Personal Internet Banking


View :

Credit Card Terms and Conditions on Retail Banking terms and conditions page

Credit Card Frequently Asked Questions and Security Tips on Form and FAQs page

Terms and conditions apply.

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