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Apply for AAVS

How to apply

  1. Choose your financial institution
    Please see the participating financial institutions below. Select your preferred institution for application procedures and latest promotions.
  2. Submit your application
    Simply fill in your details on the form and submit it to your chosen financial institution, which will process your application.
  3. Activate your AAVS
    The AAVS approval process normally takes two to three weeks. Once approved, you will receive an activation letter by mail. Please remember to take it to any MTR Customer Service Centre to activate your AAVS. Or you can activate the service through the "Octopus" App with Near Field Communication (NFC)-enabled Android phone or Octopus PC Reader.
    Activate AAVS details, Find out more

Eligibility

You must be at least 18 years old and possess a valid credit card from a participating financial institution to be eligible for the Automatic Add Value Service (AAVS).

Automatic Add Value Service (AAVS)

Participating financial institutions
Financial Institutions Auto Reload
Amount
AAVS for
Family / Friends
Current
Promotion
Enquiry Hotline Application Methods
AEON HK$250 Yes - 2895 6262
  • Not available Online
  • Not available by Phone
  • Fax/Mail
BEA HK$250 / HK$500 Yes - 3608 6628
  • Online
  • Not available by Phone
  • Mail
BOC Credit Card HK$250 Yes - 2853 8828
  • Available Online
  • Not available by Phone
  • Fax/Mail
BOC Great Wall International Card HK$250 Yes - Mainland China DDD:
400 669 5566
Hong Kong IDD:
(86 10) 6608 5566
  • Not available Online
  • Not available by Phone
  • Fax/Mail
Bank of Communications
Hong Kong Branch
HK$250 / HK$500 Yes - 2269 9699
  • Not available Online
  • Not available by Phone
  • Fax/Mail
CCB (Asia) Credit Card HK$250 Yes - 3179 5533
  • Not available Online
  • Not available by Phone
  • Fax/Mail
Chong Hing Bank HK$250 Yes - 3768 8888
  • Not available Online
  • Not available by Phone
  • Fax/Mail
Citibank HK$250 Yes - 2860 0333
  • Not available Online
  • Not available by Phone
  • Fax/Mail
China CITIC Bank International Limited HK$250 / HK$500 Yes - 2280 1288
  • Not available Online
  • Not available by Phone
  • Fax/Mail
Dah Sing Bank HK$250 / HK$500 Yes - 2828 5488
  • Not available Online
  • Phone
  • Fax/Mail

Phone Application Hotline:
2828 5488

DBS HK$250 No - 2290 8888
  • Available Online
  • Not available by Phone
  • Fax/Mail
Fubon Bank HK$250 Yes - 2566 8181
  • Not available Online
  • Phone
  • Fax/Mail

Phone Application Hotline:
2566 8181
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Hang Seng Bank HK$250 / HK$500 Yes - 2998 6899
  • Not available Online
  • Phone
  • Fax/Mail

Phone Application Hotline:
2998 6899

HSBC HK$250 / HK$500 Yes Promotion Details 2233 3000
  • Not available Online
  • Phone
  • Fax/Mail

Phone Application Hotline:
2748 8033

ICBC (Asia) HK$150 / HK$250 / HK$500 Yes - 2189 5588
  • Not available Online
  • Not available by Phone
  • Fax/Mail
MANHATTAN Card HK$150 / HK$250 / HK$500 For supplementary card holder only 2881 0888
  • Online
  • Phone
  • Fax/Mail

Phone Application Hotline:
2209 5511

Public Bank (Hong Kong) HK$250 Yes - 3768 9700
  • Not available Online
  • Not available by Phone
  • Fax/Mail
Shanghai Commercial Bank HK$250 / HK$500 Yes - 2818 8236
  • Not available Online
  • Not available by Phone
  • Fax/Mail
Standard Chartered Bank HK$150 / HK$250 / HK$500 For supplementary card holder only 2886 8868
  • Online
  • Phone
  • Fax/Mail

Phone Application Hotline:
2209 5511

OCBC Wing Hang Bank HK$250 / HK$500 Yes - 2543 2223
  • Not available Online
  • Not available by Phone
  • Fax/Mail
Wing Lung Bank HK$250 / HK$500 Yes - 2616 2821
  • Not available Online
  • Phone
  • Fax/Mail

Phone Application Hotline:
2616 2821

For supplementary card holder only

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Octopus processes over 3 million transactions a day through the MTR system, saving time and money for commuters and the MTR Corporation.

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