Set up an Octopus Automatic Add Value Service (AAVS) with your HSBC credit card any time from 1 February 2021 to 31 January 2022 and you can earn basic RewardCash with every reload. Plus you can receive a HKD50 spending rebate as a welcome offer. So set up your AAVS today and double up on your rewards!

  • Simply set up an Octopus AAVS with your HSBC credit card now and successfully complete one auto-reload transaction to get your HKD50 spending rebate.
  • Call 8228 2338 to register for the welcome offer.


Apply for an Octopus AAVS now via any of the channels below:

 

Octopus on iPhone and Apple Watch

Add your Octopus to your Apple Wallet now and enjoy swift, easy and convenient payments at any Octopus merchant with your iPhone or Apple Watch.

 

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Remarks:

  1. Cardholders must register for the welcome offer by calling 8228 2338 during the period from 1 February 2021 to 31 January 2022.
  2. Cardholders must apply for the AAVS with successful approval from 1 February 2021 to 31 January 2022, and complete one auto-reload transaction on or before 28 February 2022 to enjoy the HKD50 spending rebate. Each cardholder can enjoy a total maximum spending rebate of HKD200 during the promotional period.
  3. The AAVS approval processing time is normally around 2 to 3 weeks. An activation letter will be sent to each applicant upon confirmation of a successful application. The approval of the application shall be at the discretion of Octopus Cards Limited and The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited in Hong Kong.
  4. Octopus on iPhone and Apple Watch is available on designated mobile devices, please refer to www.octopus.com.hk/applepay for details.
  5. Online AAVS applications are only applicable for HKD primary cardholders.
  6. Please complete the application form and return it to us at Card Centre, 8/F, Tower 2 and 3, HSBC Centre, 1 Sham Mong Road, Kowloon.

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Octopus Automatic Add Value Service Reward Terms and Conditions: Octopus Automatic Add Value Service Reward Terms and Conditions:
When can you enjoy the offer
  1. The promotional period for the offer is from 1 February 2021 to 31 January 2022 (both dates inclusive).
What is the offer
  1. In this promotion, you can enjoy the offer of HKD50 spending rebate in relation to successful AAVS application. You can receive up to HKD200 spending rebate for the entire promotion.
How can you enjoy the offer
  1. You can enjoy the offer if you:
    1. hold an Eligible Credit Card and such credit card account is valid and in good standing during the promotional period and up to the Offer Fulfilment Date;
    2. have successfully applied for AAVS which links an Eligible Octopus to such Eligible Credit Card as the AAVS account during the promotional period;
    3. have successfully completed the Registration during the promotional period; and
    4. have performed the first AAVS transaction on the Eligible Octopus between 1 February 2021 and 28 February 2022 (both dates inclusive).
Read before you enjoy the offer
  1. During the promotional period, you can apply for AAVS for yourself (up to 3 Eligible Octopus) and/or for a maximum of 3 family member(s) or friend(s) aged 12 and above. Each Eligible Octopus is only entitled to the offer once for this promotion.
  2. If you qualify for the offer, we will credit the spending rebate to your first Eligible Credit Card account registered for this promotion in our record on or before the Offer Fulfilment Date as set out in the table below:
    Promotional Period AAVS Reload Period Offer Fulfilment Date
    1 February 2021 to 31 January 2022 (both dates inclusive) 1 February 2021 to 31 May 2021 (both dates inclusive) On or before 31 July 2021
    1 February 2021 to 30 September 2021 (both dates inclusive) On or before 30 November 2021
    1 February 2021 to 28 February 2022 (both dates inclusive) On or before 30 April 2022
  3. We will use the Octopus identification number(s) of the Eligible Octopus in the AAVS application(s) to identify and verify your eligibility for the offer. We and Octopus Cards Limited will transfer or disclose to each other the Octopus identification numbers of the Eligible Octopus to facilitate offer eligibility reconciliation and customer related services. Octopus Cards Limited will destroy such data relating to this promotion 7 months after completion of the last offer fulfilment period.
  4. You cannot exchange the offer for cash, and the offer cannot be withdrawn as a cash advance and is not transferable.
  1. During registration for this promotion, you are required to input the credit card number of any of your Eligible Credit Cards. You only need to register once for this promotion. If you make more than one AAVS application under this promotion, we will consider the Eligible AAVS under all of your Eligible Credit Cards and calculate the total amount of spending rebate you enjoy based on our records of the AAVS applications and AAVS transactions, and credit the total amount of spending rebate you enjoy to your first Eligible Credit Card account registered for this promotion.
  2. We and Octopus Cards Limited respectively reserve the right to accept or refuse any AAVS application without giving any reason therefor.
  3. We will forfeit the offer for an Eligible Octopus without prior notice if such Eligible Octopus or the Eligible AAVS on such Eligible Octopus is cancelled, suspended or invalidated for any reason prior to the Offer Fulfilment Date.
  4. We will send you an activation letter to confirm successful AAVS application. If you cancel the Eligible AAVS on any Eligible Octopus within 18 months from the date of the activation letter, we may deduct the spending rebate from your Eligible Credit Card account without further notice to you.
  5. First time applications for the AAVS are free of charge. However, we will charge a handling fee of HKD20 to the Eligible Credit Card account that is linked as the AAVS account upon approval of the applications for:
    1. switching of AAVS from other banks or financial institutions; or
    2. re-activation of the AAVS following suspension for each Eligible Octopus.
  6. The terms and conditions of the Eligible Credit Card and the respective terms and conditions that govern the application for, and the use of, AAVS as stipulated or as identified in the relevant application forms will apply.
  7. This promotion is subject to these terms and conditions. We can change or cancel the offer or amend these terms and conditions. Please check our website for the latest details of this promotion, availability of the offer and, if available, the revised version of these terms and conditions.
  8. If we believe that you have acted in a fraudulent or abusive way, you will not be able to enjoy the offer and we can deduct the spending rebate or debit your credit card to take back any offer you have enjoyed, or cancel your credit card.
  9. In case of dispute arising out of this promotion, our decision shall be final and conclusive.
  10. We write the terms and conditions of the offer under Hong Kong laws. In the event of any discrepancy or inconsistency between the English version and the Chinese version of the promotional materials and these terms and conditions, the English version shall prevail.
What these terms mean
  1. “Eligible Credit Card” means any Hong Kong Dollar personal primary credit card or UnionPay Dual Currency primary credit card (applicable to the Hong Kong Dollar sub-account therein only) issued by The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited in Hong Kong (and its successors and assigns).
  2. “Eligible Octopus” is any valid Octopus card or product (including Smart Octopus) as defined in the Conditions of Issue of Octopus published by Octopus Cards Limited (as amended from time to time). An Octopus that has been linked to any HSBC credit card account as the AAVS account before 31 January 2021 is not an Eligible Octopus.
  3. “Eligible AAVS” means the Octopus Automatic Add Value Service (“AAVS”) you have successfully applied for on an Eligible Octopus by linking such Eligible Octopus to your Eligible Credit Card as the AAVS account under this promotion. Any application for changing the AAVS auto-reload amount and/or re-activation of the AAVS following suspension is not Eligible AAVS.
  4. “Registration” means the successful registration of an Eligible Credit Card for this promotion via the 24-hour registration hotline on (852) 8228 2338.


Reference number: Y21-U8-CAMH4501
Last update on 1 February 2021