HighlightsCredit Card Feature
Things We LikeUp to 20% off ticket prices for local and international productions
Our Least FavouriteAnnual fee kicks in after the first two years
Our VerdictGreat for those who love the arts and you also earn 3X OCBC$ at SISTIC with this card

OCBC Arts Credit Card is a rewards credit card offering a number of privileges targeted at those who enjoy the arts. The OCBC$ rewards programme which all OCBC cardholders enjoy is tailored specially so that OCBC Arts Credit Card users earn more points when booking events, rewarding them for their arts hobbies. Further perks include discounts and priority booking options across theatre, music and cultural events.

Do you like the sound of OCBC Arts Credit Card but aren't sure whether the small print will let you down? Worry not, here I will review the card, taking into account all of its positive and negative features in order to help you make a well informed decision.


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OCBC Arts Credit Card

OCBC Arts Credit Card

  • 3X OCBC$ when you make ticket purchases at SISTIC.
  • Enjoy local and international productions with up to 20% off ticket prices.
  • Discounts and priority bookings for the latest in the arts scene.
Transfer your outstanding balances on any other bank's credit card or credit line to OCBC at 0% nominal interest rate for 3/6/12 months with upfront processing fee starting at 1.80%25.92% p.a.S$160.50 (no annual fees for the first 2 years)S$30,000 (Singaporeans and Singapore PRs); S$45,000 (Foreigners)
We least like
  • Effective interest rate is 25.92% per annum.

Things We Like About OCBC Arts Credit Card

Introductory annual fee waved for the first 2 years. This card has a $160.50 annual fee (waived for the first 2 years). The supplementary annual card fee of $80.25 will also be waived during that intro period.

Earn 1 OCBC$ rewards point per $1 spent. Cardholders will earn 1 OCBC$ for every $1 charged to their card. You can redeem your rewards for retail vouchers at a large number of merchants and instant discounts at Timbre.

Earn 3 OCBC$ per $1 spent on ticket purchases for events made through SISTIC. Get rewarded for planning ahead and buying tickets to the events you love! Cardholders earn 3 OCBC$ per $1 spent on ticket purchases through the SISTIC ticket service.

Up to 20% discounts on local & international productions. Cardholders can benefit from exclusive discounts and deals on a number of local and international musical and theatre productions as well as events, festivals, concerts and more.

Priority events booking. Users will benefit from priority bookings at a large variety of events including W!LD RICE, The Theatre Practice, Ding Yi Music, Singapore Dance Theatre, Singapore Lyric Opera and more.

Dining and shopping privileges. Benefit from discounts and offers at retail and dining outlets across Singapore. Just some examples include 15% off your bill instantly at selected restaurants and 20% off your bill instantly at selected online retailers.

Our Least Favourite Things About OCBC Arts Credit Card

Interest on purchases. You will have to pay 25.92% interest per annum if full payment is not made by your payment due date.

Annual fee. After the first two years of card membership the principal cardholder will pay $160.50 per annum and the supplementary card has a fee of $80.25 per annum.

OCBC Arts Credit Card is a rewards card with a complementary set of features for anyone using a credit card to pay for their cultural expenses. Not only do cardholders earn OCBC$ 3 times faster for ticket purchases through SISTIC, they can gain priority access and discounts to tickets for theatre, art and music events.

Along with the standard perks an OCBC card provides, these extra features make this card useful for people who are interested in art, music and cultural events. Users will also benefit from a large range of discounts and perks on lifestyle and everyday purchases like retail shopping, dining, travel and tours.