Visa Card

Visa Classic(USD): An international payment card issued in partnership with Visa International. It is denominated in US Dollars, but can also be used to settle purchases in other major currencies. It provides more flexibility than the Visa Debit or Visa Pre-paid Variants.


  • Cardholder's name, card number and expiry date are embossed on the front of the card.
  • Validity is for 2 years.
  • The 3 digit Card Validation Value (CVV2) is printed on the reverse side of the card, beside the signature panel.


  • Accessibility – 24 hour access to funds from over 1.7 million  ATMs (as of March 31, 2010) in more than 200 countries and territories.
  • Worldwide Acceptance – Visa Classic card can be used to pay for goods and services at over 29million merchant locations worldwide (hotels, supermarkets, petrol stations, e.t.c) and across other channels such as the Internet.
  • Convenience – Your Visa Classic card is an invaluable tool, especially when making your Airline and Hotel reservations.
  • Safety – Your card eliminates the risk and inconvenience of carrying cash.
  • Affordability - The Visa Classic card can be issued with a minimum of $200.
  • Security – The card employs the use of Chip and PIN technology to guard against unauthorised transactions.


Visa Classic card Requirements

Non-Account holders:

  • Completed Application form.
  • 2 (Two) Referees.
  • US Dollar Domiciliary Account.
  • 1 (one) passport photograph.
  • A Recent Utility Bill.
  • A copy of your Driver's License or International Passport.
  • Minimum Visa Classic opening balance ($200).


Account holders:

  • Completed Application form.
  • US Dollar Domiciliary Account (where the account holder does not already have one).
  • Minimum Visa Classic opening balance ($200).

Click here to download the Visa Application form.

Click here to read the Visa Classic Terms and Conditions.