If you are automatically accepted when you apply for your card, we will send you a text within 2 working days welcoming you to Tesco Bank. This will also contain confirmation of your delivery timescales.
If you’re referred
If we need make some further checks before making a decision on your application, we’ll get in touch within 5 days to let you know what we need.
If you're declined
If we're unable to offer you a credit card, we'll normally let you know the reason why as soon as we've processed your application.
What happens after you're accepted
You’ll receive your card 5 - 7 days after your application is accepted, along with your Terms and Conditions, a copy of your credit agreement and your welcome booklet, which has lots of information that will help you get started with your new card.
Your PIN will be sent separately. It’s normal to get this first.