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It's quick, easy and secure to set up your card online.

Important information

You'll need your new credit card to activate.

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Not registered for Online Banking?

You can still continue to set up your credit card by clicking the link below. You'll also be able to register for Online Banking.


I've forgotten my sign in details, what should I do?
Go to the sign in page and click 'Forgotten your username?' or 'Forgotten your password?' and follow the on-screen instructions.

How long must I have my card before I can apply for an increase in my credit limit?

We'll need to see how you manage your credit card account over a period of 6 months before we can consider increasing your credit limit.

Can I make a balance transfer from another Halifax credit card?

You can only make a credit card balance transfer from non-Halifax credit and some store cards (cards must display a Visa, Mastercard or Amex logo).

How safe is it to shop with a credit card online?
With a Halifax Credit Card, you can relax and shop with confidence. If you're the victim of fraud, we'll work with you to reimburse any losses, provided you've taken reasonable precautions to protect your card.