Changes to the SCENE®* and Scotia Rewards** programs

The SCENE and Scotia Rewards programs are merging to become Scene+™, an enhanced rewards program that gives members greater flexibility to earn and redeem points.

The Scene+ program is now available. 

The page below highlights some key changes made between the previous SCENE and Scotia Rewards programs and the new Scene+ program. 

Introducing Scene+

Scene+ brings together everything you love about SCENE and Scotia Rewards, and more. 

Scene+ is a new loyalty program that gives its members access to new partnerships and brands that they love, making earning and redeeming points easier than ever. With flexibility in how points can be used, Scene+ makes every experience more rewarding. Scene+ members can take advantage of more ways to earn and redeem points for travel, shopping, entertainment, dining, banking, and more.


More ways to earn and redeem points for rewards with Scene+ Travel. Earn and redeem Scene+ points on hotels, car rentals, and more!


Redeem points for merchandise through the Apple and Best Buy Catalogues and with gift cards from over 60 national retailers


Dining at Swiss Chalet®, Harvey’s®, East Side Marios®, Montana’s®, Kelseys®, Bier Markt®, Fionn MacCools®, D’Arcy McGee’s®, Paddy Flaherty’s® and Tir nan Og®


Entertainment at Cineplex Theatres, Cineplex Store®, The Rec Room® and Playdium®


Redeem your points for an account credit on eligible Scotiabank debit and credit cards

Learn more

Visit the Scene+ website External for more details

Your Scene+ Membership

If you are a current SCENE member: Your existing points will be transferred to your Scene+ membership automatically at the same value1. Your membership number will stay the same.

If you are not an existing SCENE member: A Scene+ membership will be automatically created for you and your current Scotia Rewards balance will be transferred to your new Scene+ membership at the same value. A Scene+ membership number will be sent to you2

With this membership, you’ll be all set to continue to earn and redeem points with the new Scene+ program.

Earn Scene+ points faster

Scotiabank Scene+ Banking Packages

Spend, save, invest and earn Scene+ points from one of our award-winning and most popular banking solutions.

Earn points on everyday purchases3,4 with the Preferred Package and Ultimate Package each designed to meet your everyday banking needs.

Switching Bank Accounts is Easy!

Launch the Scotiabank mobile banking app or login to Scotia OnLine

Select the bank account you would like to change and select “Manage”

Scroll down and select “Change account type”

Choose either a Preferred or Ultimate Package to earn rewards

Summary of Changes

Bank Accounts Current As of Scene+ Launch Ways to Continue to Earn Scene+ Rewards
  • Preferred Package
  • Ultimate Package
  • Student Banking Advantage® Plan
  • Getting There Savings Program for Youth

1 SCENE or Scotia Rewards point for every $5 spent on everyday purchases

1 SCENE point for every $1 spent at Cineplex

1 Scene+ point for every $5 spent on everyday purchases

1 Scene+ point for every $1 spent at Cineplex

  • Purchases made using a debit card linked to a Preferred Package or Ultimate Package earn points
  • Purchases made
    with eligible Scene+ rewards-earning credit cards earn points
  • Earn points with your Scene+ membership card
  • Basic Bank Account
  • Basic Plus Bank Account
  • Power Chequing
  • Scotia One Service
  • Scotia Value
  • Gain Plan Investment Savings
  • Scotia Chequing Account
  • Scotia Club
  • Scotia Plus
  • Blue Chip Savings
  • Daily Interest Savings Account

1 SCENE or Scotia Rewards point for every $5 spent on everyday purchases

1 SCENE point for every $1 spent at Cineplex

Accounts are not eligible to earn Scene+ points

  • Switch to a Preferred Package or Ultimate Package to earn points on debit purchases
  • Purchases made with eligible Scene+ rewards-earning credit cards earn points
  • Earn points with your Scene+ membership


Your Privacy is Very Important to Us

Please read the following information carefully as there are important changes to how your personal information will be collected, used or shared by Scene+, a joint venture between Scotiabank and Cineplex, to deliver relevant member benefits to you.

Starting December 2021, Scotiabank will share the following information with Scene Limited Partnership (“Scene LP”) who operates the Scene+ program to create your new Scene+ account: name, contact information, date of birth, gender and your rewards point balance.

Scotiabank will share certain transaction information on an on-going basis with Scene LP so that you receive benefits from the Scene+ program that are most relevant to you. This could include purchase date and amount, merchant name and location. Scene LP may use this information (alone or together with other information it may have) for purposes described in its privacy policy, including (i) operating the Scene+ program; (ii) conducting analytics and providing reporting; and (iii) to send offers that may be of interest to you. Subject to your privacy choices, Scene LP may also share certain of your information (including contact information, gender, date of birth and redemption history) with select program or reward partners to be used by them in accordance with Scene LP’s privacy policy, including to provide you with rewarding and personalized experiences and offers.

For more information, including how Scene LP collects, uses or shares your information in connection with your Scene+ membership, or about your privacy choices, see the Frequently Asked Questions below or the full Scene+ Privacy Policy.

View Scene+ Privacy Policy Scene+ Privacy Policy
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