Best No Annual Fee Credit Cards in Singapore 2019

Updated December 2019

Choosing a card with no annual fee does not mean you can't enjoy the perks that come with owning a credit card. Compare and find the best no annual fee credit cards and earn up to 8% cashback or 5x reward points.

Popular No Annual Fee Credit Cards

Up to S$200 Cash + Cashback!

Standard Chartered Unlimited Cashback Credit Card

2 years

Annual fee waiver

S$192.6

Annual Fee

25.90%

Annual Interest Rate

MoneySmart Exclusive: Get up to $200 Cash + Cashback via Paynow & Instant digital card approval with MyInfo! Claim hereValid till 25 Dec 2019.

2 years

Annual fee waiver

S$192.6

Annual Fee

25.90%

Annual Interest Rate

MoneySmart Exclusive: Get up to $200 Cash + Cashback via Paynow & Instant digital card approval with MyInfo! Claim hereValid till 25 Dec 2019.

No Annual Fee Features

  • Important – Go to MoneySmart Claim Form to submit your (1) Contact Details and (2) Unique Reference Number (URN) for your S$120 Cash Gift
  • Annual fee waiver for 2 years
  • Perpetual fee waiver for supplementary cards
  • Annual fee is excluded from the calculation of the spend requirement for cashback
  • 1.5% cashback with no cap and no min. spend
  • See all benefits by clicking on card details link below

Annual Interest Rate and Fees

Annual Interest Rate26.90%
Principle Annual Fee$193
Supplementary Annual Fee0.0
Fee WaiverAvailable
Minimum Monthly Repayment1% or S$50, whichever is higher
Interest Free Period

Minimum Income Requirements

Singaporean$30,000
Foreigner$60,000

Other

Card AssociationMasterCard
Wireless PaymentMasterCard PayPass, Apple Pay, Samsung Pay, Google Pay
Citibank SMRT Card

1 year

Annual Fee Waiver

S$192.60

Annual Fee

26.90%

Annual Interest Rate

Online Promotion: Get S$120 cash back when you spend S$1,200 in the first 3 monthsValid till 31 Dec 2019.

1 year

Annual Fee Waiver

S$192.60

Annual Fee

26.90%

Annual Interest Rate

Online Promotion: Get S$120 cash back when you spend S$1,200 in the first 3 monthsValid till 31 Dec 2019.

No Annual Fee Features

  • First year fee waived for Principal and 2 Supplementary cards
  • Annual fee waiver is only applicable to new credit card applications
  • The waiver will be reflected as a credit in your next monthly statement for the respective account
  • Annual fees are excluded from the calculation of the spend requirement for cashback
  • Up to 5% savings on Groceries, Fast Food, Coffee & Movies and 3% on Online Shopping
  • See all benefits by clicking on card details link below

Annual Interest Rate and Fees

Annual Interest Rate26.90%
Principle Annual Fee$193
Supplementary Annual Fee$96.30
Fee WaiverAvailable
Minimum Monthly Repayment1% or S$50, whichever is higher
Interest Free Period25 days

Minimum Income Requirements

Singaporean$30,000
Foreigner$42,000

Other

Card AssociationVisa
Wireless PaymentVisa payWave, Samsung Pay, Citi Pay
OCBC 365 Credit Card

2 years

Annual Fee Waiver

S$192.60

Annual Fee

26.88%

Annual Interest Rate

Online Promotion: Get Instant Approval + S$50 Cash Rebate! Applies to new to bank customers.Valid till 31 Dec 2019.

2 years

Annual Fee Waiver

S$192.60

Annual Fee

26.88%

Annual Interest Rate

Online Promotion: Get Instant Approval + S$50 Cash Rebate! Applies to new to bank customers.Valid till 31 Dec 2019.

No Annual Fee Features

  • 2 years annual fee waiver for principal card, subsequent years waived with min. spend of S$10,000 p.a.
  • 2 years annual fee waiver for supplementary card
  • Annual fees are excluded from the calculation of the spend requirement for cashback
  • 6% cashback on every day dining (including local, overseas and online food delivery)
  • 3% cashback on grocery, land transport, online travel, recurring telco and electricity bills
  • See all benefits by clicking on card details link below

Annual Interest Rate and Fees

Annual Interest Rate26.88%
Principle Annual Fee$193
Supplementary Annual FeeS$96.30
Fee WaiverAvailable
Minimum Monthly Repayment3% or S$50, whichever is higher
Interest Free Period23 days

Minimum Income Requirements

Singaporean$30,000
Foreigner$45,000

Other

Card AssociationVisa
Wireless PaymentVisa payWave, Apple Pay, Samsung Pay, Google Pay
CIMB Visa Signature

10%

Cash Back on Beauty & Wellness, Online Shopping, Groceries

S$800

Min. spend per month

S$100

Cash Back Cap

Online Promotion: Get a free return flight ticket!Valid till 31 Dec 2019.

10%

Cash Back on Beauty & Wellness, Online Shopping, Groceries

S$800

Min. spend per month

S$100

Cash Back Cap

Online Promotion: Get a free return flight ticket!Valid till 31 Dec 2019.

No Annual Fee Features

No Annual Fee for Principal and Supplementary Cards Holder

Annual Interest Rate and Fees

Annual Interest Rate25.90%
Principle Annual Fee$0
Supplementary Annual FeeFree
Fee WaiverAvailable
Minimum Monthly Repayment3% or S$50, whichever is higher
Interest Free Period23 days

Minimum Income Requirements

Singaporean$30,000
Foreigner$60,000

Other

Card AssociationVisa
Wireless PaymentVisa PayWave
CIMB Platinum Mastercard

10%

Cash Back on Wine & Dine, Petrol & Transport, Travel

S$800

Min. spend per month

S$100

Cash Back Cap

Online Promotion: Get a free return flight ticket!Valid till 31 Dec 2019.

10%

Cash Back on Wine & Dine, Petrol & Transport, Travel

S$800

Min. spend per month

S$100

Cash Back Cap

Online Promotion: Get a free return flight ticket!Valid till 31 Dec 2019.

No Annual Fee Features

No Annual Fee for life for Principal and Supplementary Cards Holder

Annual Interest Rate and Fees

Annual Interest Rate25.90%
Principle Annual Fee$0
Supplementary Annual FeeFree
Fee WaiverAvailable
Minimum Monthly Repayment3% or S$50, whichever is higher
Interest Free Period23 days

Minimum Income Requirements

Singaporean$30,000
Foreigner$60,000

Other

Card AssociationMastercard
Wireless PaymentMastercard PayPass
HSBC Visa Platinum Credit Card

2 years

Annual fee waiver

S$192.60

Annual Fee

25.90%

Annual Interest Rate

Online Promotion: Get a Samsonite T5 Spinner (worth S$560) OR S$150 Cash Back with min. spend of $800 in first month of card approval + S$20 worth of Grab rides!Valid till 31 Dec 2019.

2 years

Annual fee waiver

S$192.60

Annual Fee

25.90%

Annual Interest Rate

Online Promotion: Get a Samsonite T5 Spinner (worth S$560) OR S$150 Cash Back with min. spend of $800 in first month of card approval + S$20 worth of Grab rides!Valid till 31 Dec 2019.

No Annual Fee Features

  • Annual fee waiver for 2 years
  • S$193 annual fee for principle card holder thereafter
  • Subsequent years waived with minimun spend S$12,500 p.a
  • Upto 5% cashback on Petrol, Groceries, Dining and selected Recurring Bills

Annual Interest Rate and Fees

Annual Interest Rate25.90%
Principle Annual Fee$193
Supplementary Annual Fee0.0
Fee WaiverAvailable
Minimum Monthly Repayment3% or S$50, whichever is higher
Interest Free Period20 days

Minimum Income Requirements

Singaporean$30,000
Foreigner$40,000

Other

Card AssociationVisa
Wireless PaymentVisa payWave, Apple Pay
Standard Chartered Platinum Visa/MasterCard Credit Card

3 years

Annual fee waiver

$192.60

Annual Fee

25.90%

Annual Interest Rate

Online Promotion: Get up to S$80 CashbackValid till 31 Dec 2019.

3 years

Annual fee waiver

$192.60

Annual Fee

25.90%

Annual Interest Rate

Online Promotion: Get up to S$80 CashbackValid till 31 Dec 2019.

No Annual Fee Features

  • Annual fee waiver for 3 years
  • S$192.60 annual fee for principle cardholder thereafter
  • S$1 earns 1X Point on All Spends
  • S$1 earns 2X Points when you open a Standard Chartered Current Account with monthly minimum spend of S$1,000
  • 1 Point = 0.4 Miles

Annual Interest Rate and Fees

Annual Interest Rate26.90%
Principle Annual Fee$193
Supplementary Annual FeeN/A
Fee WaiverAvailable
Minimum Monthly Repayment1% or S$50, whichever is higher
Interest Free Period

Minimum Income Requirements

Singaporean$30,000
Foreigner$60,000

Other

Card AssociationMasterCard, Visa
Wireless PaymentMasterCard PayPass, Visa payWave, Apple Pay, Samsung Pay, Google Pay
OCBC Titanium Rewards Card (Blue)

2 years

No Annual Fee

S$192.60

Annual Fee

26.88%

Annual Interest Rate

Online Promotion: Get Instant Approval + S$50 Cash Rebate! Applies to new to bank customers.Valid till 31 Dec 2019.

2 years

No Annual Fee

S$192.60

Annual Fee

26.88%

Annual Interest Rate

Online Promotion: Get Instant Approval + S$50 Cash Rebate! Applies to new to bank customers.Valid till 31 Dec 2019.

No Annual Fee Features

  • 2 years annual fee waiver for principal card, subsequent years waived with min. spend of S$10,000 p.a.
  • 2 years annual fee waiver for supplementary card
  • Annual fees are excluded from the calculation of the spend requirement for cashback
  • 10x OCBC$ (10 points or 4 Miles) for every S$1 spent on clothes, shoes, bags, department stores, kidswear, electronic gadgets, locally and overseas
  • See all benefits by clicking on card details link below

Annual Interest Rate and Fees

Annual Interest Rate26.88%
Principle Annual Fee$193
Supplementary Annual Fee$96.30
Fee WaiverAvailable
Minimum Monthly Repayment3% or S$50, whichever is higher
Interest Free Period23 days

Minimum Income Requirements

Singaporean$30,000
Foreigner$45,000

Other

Card AssociationMasterCard
Wireless PaymentApple Pay, Samsung Pay, Google Pay
OCBC Titanium Rewards Card (Pink)

2 years

No Annual Fee

S$192.60

Annual Fee

26.88%

Annual Interest Rate

Online Promotion: Get Instant Approval + S$50 Cash Rebate! Applies to new to bank customers.Valid till 31 Dec 2019.

2 years

No Annual Fee

S$192.60

Annual Fee

26.88%

Annual Interest Rate

Online Promotion: Get Instant Approval + S$50 Cash Rebate! Applies to new to bank customers.Valid till 31 Dec 2019.

No Annual Fee Features

  • 2 years annual fee waiver for principal card, subsequent years waived with min. spend of S$10,000 p.a.
  • 2 years annual fee waiver for supplementary card
  • Annual fees are excluded from the calculation of the spend requirement for cashback
  • 10x OCBC$ (10 points or 4 Miles) for every S$1 spent on clothes, shoes, bags, department stores, kidswear, electronic gadgets, locally and overseas
  • See all benefits by clicking on card details link below

Annual Interest Rate and Fees

Annual Interest Rate26.88%
Principle Annual Fee$193
Supplementary Annual Fee$96.30
Fee WaiverAvailable
Minimum Monthly Repayment3% or S$50, whichever is higher
Interest Free Period23 days

Minimum Income Requirements

Singaporean$30,000
Foreigner$45,000

Other

Card AssociationMasterCard
Wireless PaymentApple Pay, Samsung Pay, Google Pay
OCBC Cashflo Credit Card

2 years

Annual Fee Waiver

S$160.50

Annual Fee

26.88%

Annual Interest Rate

Online Promotion: Get Instant Approval + S$50 Cash Rebate! Applies to new to bank customers.Valid till 31 Dec 2019.

2 years

Annual Fee Waiver

S$160.50

Annual Fee

26.88%

Annual Interest Rate

Online Promotion: Get Instant Approval + S$50 Cash Rebate! Applies to new to bank customers.Valid till 31 Dec 2019.

No Annual Fee Features

  • 2 years annual fee waiver for principal card, subsequent years waived with min. spend of S$10,000 p.a.
  • 2 years annual fee waiver for supplementary card
  • Annual fees are excluded from the calculation of the spend requirement for cashback
  • Stretch payments across 3 or 6 months with 0% interest
  • Up to 1% cash rebate on all spend
  • See all benefits by clicking on card details link below

Annual Interest Rate and Fees

Annual Interest Rate26.88%
Principle Annual Fee$161
Supplementary Annual Fee$80.25
Fee WaiverAvailable
Minimum Monthly Repayment3% or S$50, whichever is higher
Interest Free Period23 days

Minimum Income Requirements

Singaporean$30,000
Foreigner$45,000

Other

Card AssociationMasterCard
Wireless PaymentApple Pay, Samsung Pay, Google Pay
HSBC Advance Credit Card

1 year

Annual fee waiver

S$192.60

Annual Fee

25.90%

Annual Interest Rate

Online Promotion: Get a Samsonite T5 Spinner (worth S$560) OR S$150 Cash Back with min. spend of $800 in first month of card approval + S$20 worth of Grab rides!Valid till 31 Dec 2019.

1 year

Annual fee waiver

S$192.60

Annual Fee

25.90%

Annual Interest Rate

Online Promotion: Get a Samsonite T5 Spinner (worth S$560) OR S$150 Cash Back with min. spend of $800 in first month of card approval + S$20 worth of Grab rides!Valid till 31 Dec 2019.

No Annual Fee Features

  • Annual fee waiver for 1 year
  • S$193 annual fee for principle card holder thereafter
  • Perpetual fee waiver for HSBC Advance Banking Customer
  • Upto 3.5% cashback on All Spends

Annual Interest Rate and Fees

Annual Interest Rate25.90%
Principle Annual Fee$193
Supplementary Annual Fee0.0
Fee WaiverAvailable
Minimum Monthly Repayment3% or S$50, whichever is higher
Interest Free Period20 days

Minimum Income Requirements

Singaporean$30,000
Foreigner$40,000

Other

Card AssociationVisa
Wireless PaymentVisa payWave, Apple Pay
Standard Chartered Spree Credit Card

2 years

Annual fee waiver

S$192.60

Annual Fee

25.90%

Annual Interest Rate

Online Promotion: Get up to S$100 CashbackValid till 31 Dec 2019.

2 years

Annual fee waiver

S$192.60

Annual Fee

25.90%

Annual Interest Rate

Online Promotion: Get up to S$100 CashbackValid till 31 Dec 2019.

No Annual Fee Features

  • Annual fee waiver for 2 years
  • S$193 annual fee for principle card holder thereafter
  • Complimentry Supplementry card annual fee waived
  • 3% cashback on Online Spends in foreign currency with no minimum spend

Annual Interest Rate and Fees

Annual Interest Rate26.90%
Principle Annual Fee$193
Supplementary Annual Fee0.0
Fee WaiverAvailable
Minimum Monthly Repayment1% or S$50, whichever is higher
Interest Free Period

Minimum Income Requirements

Singaporean$30,000
Foreigner$60,000

Other

Card AssociationVisa
Wireless PaymentVisa payWave, Apple Pay, Samsung Pay, Google Pay
Standard Chartered Rewards+ Credit Card

2 years

Annual fee waiver

S$192.60

Annual Fee

25.90%

Annual Interest Rate

Online Promotion: Get up to S$100 CashbackValid till 31 Dec 2019.

2 years

Annual fee waiver

S$192.60

Annual Fee

25.90%

Annual Interest Rate

Online Promotion: Get up to S$100 CashbackValid till 31 Dec 2019.

No Annual Fee Features

  • Annual fee waiver for 2 years
  • S$192.60 annual fee for principle card holder thereafter
  • Earn 10X Points for S$1 spent in foreign currency
  • Every Point earned equals 0.29 Miles
  • No minimum spend required

Annual Interest Rate and Fees

Annual Interest Rate26.90%
Principle Annual Fee$193
Supplementary Annual FeeN/A
Fee WaiverAvailable
Minimum Monthly Repayment1% or S$50, whichever is higher
Interest Free Period

Minimum Income Requirements

Singaporean$30,000
Foreigner$60,000

Other

Card AssociationVisa
Wireless PaymentVisa Paywave, Apple Pay, Samsung Pay, Google Pay
ICBC Global Travel MasterCard Credit Card

3 years

Annual Fee Waiver

S$150

Annual Fee

24%

Annual Interest Rate

3 years

Annual Fee Waiver

S$150

Annual Fee

24%

Annual Interest Rate

No Annual Fee Features

  • 3 years Annual Fee waiver for Principal cardholders
  • Up to 3% unlimited cash back on all spends (Local and Overseas)

Annual Interest Rate and Fees

Annual Interest Rate24.00%
Principle Annual Fee$150
Supplementary Annual FeeS$75
Fee WaiverAvailable
Minimum Monthly Repayment3% or S$50, whichever is higher
Interest Free Period25 days

Minimum Income Requirements

Singaporean$30,000
Foreigner$30,000

Other

Card AssociationMasterCard
Wireless PaymentMasterCard PayPass
ICBC Chinese Zodiac Credit Card

3 years

Annual Fee Waiver

S$150

Annual Fee

24%

Annual Interest Rate

3 years

Annual Fee Waiver

S$150

Annual Fee

24%

Annual Interest Rate

No Annual Fee Features

  • 3 years Annual Fee waiver for Principal cardholders
  • Earn 1.6% unlimited cash back on all spends (Local and Overseas)

Annual Interest Rate and Fees

Annual Interest Rate24.00%
Principle Annual Fee$150
Supplementary Annual FeeS$75
Fee WaiverAvailable
Minimum Monthly Repayment3% or S$50, whichever is higher
Interest Free Period25 days

Minimum Income Requirements

Singaporean$30,000
Foreigner$30,000

Other

Card AssociationMasterCard
Wireless PaymentMasterCard PayPass
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Best no annual fee credit cards

Credit CardAnnual Fee WaiverBest For
DBS Altitude Visa Signature Card1 Year Fee WaiverBudget Travelling & Hotel Booking
POSB Everyday Card1 Year Fee WaiverCash Rebates on Dining & Transport
Citi Cash Back Card1 Year Fee Waiver + 2 Supplementary CardsCashback on Dining & Grocery
Standard Chartered Unlimited Cashback Credit Card2 Year Fee WaiverUnlimited Cashback
OCBC 365 Credit Card2 Year Fee Waiver Spending on Everyday Dining
Citi Premiermiles Visa Card1 Year Fee Waiver + Fee Waiver for all Supplementary CardsOnline Hotel and Flight Bookings
UOB PRVI Miles Card1 Year Fee Waiver + Free First 2 Supplementary CardsLocal Spend

What is no annual fee credit card in Singapore?

No annual fee credit cards save you from paying hundreds of dollars on account fees, on a yearly basis. To entice credit card sign ups, banks usually offer annual fee waivers for at least 3 years. Only a handful of them have indefinite annual fee waiver. With a no annual fee credit card, you can still enjoy perks and rewards based on your card tier.

How to choose best no annual fee credit card?

Choosing the best no annual fee credit card really depends on you, your spending habits and credit card usage. If you want a credit card that’s practical with just enough perks and promotions, you can apply for a no annual fee credit card with no minimum spend. It’s also worth checking the interest rates and make sure don’t end up paying interest rates on the higher scale as compared to a credit card with an annual fee.

Benefits of no annual fee credit cards

Save more

With a no annual fee credit card, you can save up to $500 every year, depending on your chosen credit card.

Fuss-free

Get only what you need with minimised cost on your end. No annual fee credit cards are simple and straightforward.

No yearly surprises

Not everyone can keep track of when their annual fee is due. So, with a no annual fee credit card, you’ll be free from credit card bill shocks.

Who should get no annual fee credit cards?

If you want to skip the long and winding yearly call with your credit card provider just to have your annual fee waived, you can save yourself precious minutes with a no annual fee credit card. Not all of us have time to spare waiting for a real human to pick up our call. This card is also perfect for those who want to save a couple of hundred bucks on unnecessary service fees that you’re unable to avail as part of your credit card benefits.

No annual fee credit card frequently asked questions

Do all credit cards have annual fees?

No, annual fee does not apply to all credit cards. In Singapore, some credit cards have an annual fee waiver for up to 3 years.

How to request bank for credit card annual fee waiver?

To request for annual fee waiver, you need to call your bank as soon as you see the charge on your credit card bill. Your credit card provider will then assess if you qualify for a waiver based on your payment history.

What’s the difference between credit cards with annual fees and without annual fee?

Usually, credit cards with annual fees offer better spending rewards and privileges than credit cards without annual fees. However, you’ll get to save more with just the right amount of card features and benefits when you apply for a credit card without annual fee.

What’s the best business credit card with no annual fee?

To find out the best business credit card without annual fee, check out our easy-to-use comparison tool that gives you an overview of the best no annual fee credit cards in Singapore. You’ll find credit cards with an annual fee waiver from top credit card providers in Singapore.