Please take note that mandatory fields are indicated in RED. Please also fill out as many non-mandatory fields as possible to increase chances of success. Your credit card application will be processed within 15 working days. You will be requested by e-mail to submit the following by fax or post: a valid ID document and a proof of income. Your final approval is dependent on the verification of the submitted documentation.

Credit Card Application Requirements
Thank you for your interest in a credit card from HSBC.

To be eligible for a credit card you must:

  • Be between 21 and 65 years old and a Philippine resident
  • Be residing or employed within Metro Manila, Bulacan, Pampanga, Rizal, Laguna, Cavite, Batangas, Cebu, Davao City, Zambales (Subic and Olongapo City), Bacolod, Butuan, Cagayan de Oro, Cotabato, Dipolog, General Santos, Iloilo, Kalibo, Legaspi, Naga, Puerto Princesa, Roxas, Tacloban, Tuguegarao, Tagbilaran City, Zamboanga City, Baguio City, Panabo & Tagum Davao del Norte, Digos Davao del Sur, Laoag City, Ormoc City, Dumaguete City, Cabanatuan City, Dagupan City, Urdaneta Pangasinan, Calasiao Pangasinan, Lucena City, Tarlac City.
  • Have a residential landline telephone
  • Have at least a gross annual income of Php150,000
    (income must be verifiable and consistent with income proof)
Supplementary cards
  • Supplementary applicant/s may be any of the following: (1) relatives of the primary applicant defined as spouse, children, children-in-law, parents, parents-in-law, siblings and siblings-in-law; or (2) non-relatives.
    If a non-relative, kindly fill out appropriate fields in the supplementary card applicant portion which are required in order that we may process the application. The Bank may obtain additional information from the non-relative in order to process application.
  • Supplementary applicant/s must be between 15 and 65 years old.
  • The supplementary card must be of the same card type as the primary cardholder's.
  • Each primary cardholder is entitled to a total of four (4) supplementary cards.
  • Primary and supplementary cardholders share the same credit limit.>
  • Billing address will be that of the primary cardholder.
  • Applications of non-relative supplementary must submit a photocopy of the front and back of any of the following valid (ensure ID submitted is current or not expired) IDs. Non-supplementary applicant MUST also submit a copy of the latest billing statement bearing his name and addressed to his residential address.
  1. Passport
  2. Driver's License
  3. SSS Photocard
  4. Philippine Regulatory Commission (PRC) ID
* If any of the above are not available, please submit a SEC registered Company ID

Note: Please prepare a photocopy of one (1) valid ID upon delivery of your new HSBC credit card.

To help you complete our quick application form, please have the following information on hand. You will need approximately 10 minutes to complete the form.

  • Your Tax Identification Number (TIN)
  • Your Social Security Service Number (SSS) / Government Service Insurance System Number (GSIS)
  • Your Credit Card Number/s from other banks

Please ensure that you fill in as many fields as possible to increase the chances of approval. You will be requested by email to submit the following by fax or post:

  1. A valid ID document
  2. A proof of income
  3. Proof of home address

The supporting documents we accept are:

1. Front and back copy of any of the following Valid ID document (ensure ID submitted is current or not expired):
  • Passport
  • Driver's License
  • SSS Photocard
  • Philippine Regulatory Commission (PRC) ID
* If any of the above are not available, Company ID is acceptable if company is confirmed to be SEC registered.

Note: Please prepare a photocopy of one (1) valid ID upon delivery of your new HSBC credit card.

2. Proof of Income
In compliance with Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) Circular 472, 549 and 622, you are required to submit your latest Income Tax Return (ITR) stamped received by the BIR to complete your credit card application.

For employed applicants with a fixed salary

Please submit a photocopy of any of the following documents:

  • Latest ITR duly stamped as received by the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR)
  • Employer's Certificate of Compensation Payment / Tax Withheld (BIR Form 2316)
  • Payslip for the last three (3) months

In addition to the above documents, you may also submit a photocopy of any of the following additional documents, as these may hasten the processing of your application:

  • Certificate of Employment (COE) and annual income
  • Notice of Salary Increase
  • Other credit card/s (or complete the appropriate field in the application form)
For business owners or self employed applicants

Please submit a photocopy of your business registration with photo and financial statement for the last 3 years as submitted for taxation purposes to the BIR as well as your latest ITR.

For foreigners, please submit a photocopy of any of the following documents:

  • Visa
  • Alien Certificate of Registration stating the type of Visa held
  • Immigration Certificate of Residence (ICR)

Note : The documents must have a validity of at least 1 year from the date of application.

For Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs), please submit a photocopy of the following documents:

  • Certificate of employment or contract of employment; and
  • Working visa or work permit issued in the country of residence, OFW card issued by the POEA or POEA certificate

3. Proof of Home Address
Please submit a copy of the latest billing statement under the name of the applicant addressed to the applicant's residential address.

 
Name to appear on credit card
(Max. of 19 characters and spaces)
Note: All data submitted will be treated confidentially by HSBC. HSBC will only process applications upon receipt of all required documents and data, and documents supplied will not be returned. HSBC has the right to decline your credit card application, without having to specify and/or disclose the reason.