New! Spend your Discovery Miles on Dis-Chem

You can now spend your Discovery Miles on a variety of products available at Dis-Chem. Discovery Miles is Discovery’s one rewards currency that you can earn for getting healthy, driving well and spending responsibly.


It's easy to pay with your Discovery Miles

  • Browse through the Dis-Chem online shopping website:
    Choose items you would like to buy in the usual way, adding the items to your cart.
  • Choose Discovery Miles:
    Go to ‘checkout’ and select to pay with Discovery Miles. Click ‘pay now’.
  • Log in securely:
    You will be redirected to a secure Discovery Miles page, operated by PayU. Log in with your Discovery Miles username and password. You will be prompted to add the one-time password (OTP) sent to your phone.
  • Pay using Discovery Miles and Rands:
    On the next screen, select the amount of Discovery Miles you would like to use to pay for your order. Your payment amount will show on the left.

    Note: you can pay the full amount of your order with Discovery Miles. Or, if you don’t have enough Discovery Miles, you can pay the outstanding amount with your Discovery Card or any Visa or Mastercard credit card by completing the details in the credit card section.
  • Note your order confirmation number:
    After you confirm the payment, you’ll be directed to the Dis-Chem order confirmation page, showing your order number. You will also get an SMS confirming the amount you spent at Dis-Chem. Your purchase will soon be ready!

Order not successful? Please go to the orders page on and try again.

Note: if you haven’t successfully paid with Discovery Miles, your account will be re-instated within 5 working days.

Earn Discovery Miles from your first swipe

  • You do not need to activate Discovery Miles. Once you get your qualifying Discovery Card and activate it, we will automatically open your Discovery Miles account for you. You can start earning Discovery Miles from your first swipe.
  • If you’re still using your Discovery Card, issued under the banking licence of FirstRand Bank Limited, you will need to activate Discovery Miles for a yearly linking fee.

What Discovery Miles can't pay for

Discovery Miles are unfortunately not available for:

  • Products on pre-order: please order these separately using your Discovery Card.
  • Orders under R20.

Who to contact if you need help paying with Discovery Miles

Need help placing your order with Discovery Miles? Please contact Dis-Chem Careline at 0860 347 243

For queries about your Discovery Miles, please call Discovery Card on 0860 11 22 73

Happy shopping with Discovery Miles on Dis-Chem!

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