Apply for a Q Mastercard®

Thank you for choosing to apply for a Q Mastercard. Q Mastercard is issued by Columbus Financial Services Limited (CFSL). This application form will only take 5 to 10 minutes to complete.

All fields marked with a * must be completed.

Initial application criteria

To be eligible, please confirm that you:

  • Are 18 years or older.
  • Live in New Zealand and are a NZ citizen or NZ resident.
  • Can provide your current New Zealand driver licence details for identification.
  • Can provide your email address.

If you are 18 years or older but don't meet other criteria outlined above, please contact us

Getting started

To get started, please confirm that you consent to a credit check, and have read and accept our privacy policy.

How to apply online

Enter your application details

You will need to enter your name, address, personal, employment and financial details.

Assessment and Response

We will assess your application and endeavour to provide you with a response in less than 60 seconds. You will either be approved, referred for further assessment or not approved.

Our Disclosure Statement

During the application process, you will be provided with a Disclosure Statement which provides key information about the credit contract together with a copy of the Terms and Conditions for your card. If you are approved, these documents will form part of your credit contract with us, so please ensure you read them thoroughly and store them in a safe place for future reference.

Card Issue

Successful applicants will receive a card in the post within ten business days of approval. To activate your card, you can either call CFSL on 0800 119 100 (if calling from New Zealand) or register and login to our Web Self Service centre at and follow the activation steps. You can then start shopping.

Let's get started

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  • We can hold and store your information for 45 days to contact you about your application and relevant goods and services provided by CFSL and its related companies.
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