Setting up your credit card is easy, secure, and only takes a moment.
Getting started - find out everything you need to know about activating your Lloyds Bank credit card.
You’ll need your credit card to hand and we will need some of your personal information to complete the activation. If you’re already registered with Internet Banking, you’ll also need your log on details.
Depending on which credit cards you wish to set up, activating will enable you to use online features, including:
If you aren’t registered with Internet Banking, you’ll have the opportunity to register once you’ve activated your credit card. You'll also been given the opportunity to choose which online services you'd like to take advantage of.
If you're not already registered for Internet Banking, you can still activate your new credit card securely online.
Your details are safe with us. We’re constantly adding new safety and security features so you can have peace of mind when banking online.
Once you've activated your credit card you will also be given the option to create an Internet Banking account.
Just log on to your account and we'll guide you through setting up your card online.
Important Information: If you enter your Internet Banking log on details incorrectly or need to re-set your password, please return to this page and follow the link again to activate your credit card successfully.
You can activate your new credit card in your nearest Lloyds Bank branch.
Our branch staff are available to help you setup your new Lloyds Bank credit card.
They can also discuss any other queries you may have about your new credit card, including any services that you may benefit from.
You can now activate your Lloyds Bank credit card using our Mobile Banking app.
Just look for the prompt within the notification centre on the homepage to activate your credit card.
Not using the Mobile Banking app?
Our Mobile Banking app is quick and easy to install, fast, convenient and more secure than ever.
1. I'm not registered for Internet Banking, what are the benefits of this service?
Internet Banking is an easy, safe and convenient way to stay in control of your money. Join over 5 million Lloyds Bank customers already banking online.
Here are some of the benefits of Internet Banking:
2. How do I register for Internet Banking?
It's easy to register and takes about 5 minutes to complete.
3. Do I need to activate my replacement card?
You will not need to activate your replacement credit card, unless the sticker on the card asks you to do so.
4. How do I activate an additional card?
The main cardholder must activate any additional card, as the 16 digit credit card account number of the main cardholder is needed. You can activate the additional card online, by calling the number on the credit card sticker or you can pop into your local branch.
5. Do I need to activate my credit card before I can use it online?
Yes, for security purposes you need to activate your credit card before you can use it.
6. Can I personalise my PIN number?
Its easy to change your PIN to a number you already know – a memorable date, for instance. You can change your PIN at most UK cash machines. Just insert your card and using the PIN we've sent you, follow the on-screen instructions.
7. I've forgotten my PIN number?
If you’ve forgotten your PIN, you can request a PIN reminder which will be sent through the post. You’ll receive your reminder by post in 3-5 working days.
Just select one of the following options:
As an existing Lloyds credit card customer you could benefit from balance transfer offers, which could help you save money and manage your finances. A transfer fee may apply.
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Lloyds Bank plc registered office:
25 Gresham Street,
London EC2V 7HN.
Registered in England and Wales No. 2065.
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