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Collecting Avios with credit cards

Collect up to 7,000 bonus Avios with the British Airways Visa Platinum card

London just got closer. London with macaws flying over.

Successfully apply for the CIBC FirstCaribbean British Airways Visa Platinum and collect up to 7,000 bonus Avios when you activate your card.

British Airways Visa Platinum card.

Collect Avios everyday

  • collect 7,000 welcome bonus Avios when you activate your card
  • collect 2 Avios for every US$1 spent on British Airways
  • collect 1 Avios for every US$1 spent on other purchases

Additional travel benefits

  • enjoy free travel insurance for accidents, delays and cancellations
  • assistance anywhere in the world with a Personal Concierge service
  • enjoy free Auto-Rental Insurance to cover against theft or damage

New to the Executive Club?

If you're not an Executive Club Member already, we’ll automatically enrol you into the Club when you get your British Airways Visa Card. You’ll then be able to collect even more Avios on British Airways flights, holidays, selected car rentals and hotels as well as through other British Airways Executive Club partners.

Looking for a Business Card?

If you're looking for a credit card that will allow you and your employees to save on future flights then the CIBC FirstCaribbean British Airways Visa Business Credit Card may be for your business. All the benefits of the Visa Business card with the additional advantage of earing Avios.

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  1.  This Promotion is available to ‘Eligible New Account holders’ only. Eligible New Account holders are those who: (1) did not previously hold any of CIBC FirstCaribbean’s Visa Rewards or British Airways products; or (2) previously held a CIBC FirstCaribbean Visa Rewards or British Airways product but the account was closed in excess of 6 months before the new application date.
  2. This Promotion is only available in the following territories: Anguilla, Antigua & Barbuda, The Bahamas, Barbados, British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Curacao Dominica, Grenada, Jamaica, St. Kitts & Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Maarten, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Turks and Caicos Islands.
  3. All eligible New Account holders will receive a one-time award of 7,000 bonus Avios to their British Airways Visa Platinum product when the new card is activated.
  4. All applications for credit cards are subject to full CIBC FirstCaribbean credit adjudication and approval policies. To the extent permitted by law, every person who participates in the Promotion has agreed to waive any right he/she may have against CIBC FirstCaribbean and its officers, servants, employees, representatives, and/or agents (including without limitation, any third party service providers that CIBC FirstCaribbean may engage for the purposes of the Promotion) in respect of any loss or damage howsoever arising whether in contract, tort, negligence or otherwise, in connection with the Promotion even if CIBC FirstCaribbean has been advised of the possibility of such damages in advance.
  5. Avios will be applied to the accounts of each Eligible Account holder within eight (8) weeks of the Visa British Airways Platinum Product being activated by the Eligible New Account holder.
  6. To view bonus Avios, customers with British Airways Platinum credit cards should log on to . If not yet enrolled, customers will need to register on the site in order to view bonus points.
  7. CIBC FirstCaribbean reserves the right in its sole discretion to amend, suspend or terminate this Promotion at any time with or without notice.

“Visa” is a registered trademark of Visa International Service Association. The CIBC logo and “Bizline” are trademarks of Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce, used by FirstCaribbean International Bank under license.