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  • Super

    How to save for retirement via superannuation, your entitlements and obligations, when you can withdraw your super.

    What is super
    If you're new to Australia's superannuation system for retirement saving, find out how it works and how to benefit.

    Choosing a super fund
    When choosing a super fund make sure you understand your options and set up an account that suits your situation.

    Growing and keeping track of your super
    Your entitlement to super as a worker, how to make extra voluntary contributions, and how to keep track of your super.

    Withdrawing and using your super
    When and how you can access your super and whether you need to pay tax on withdrawals.

    Foreign super funds
    How to access money in a foreign super fund (may be called a retirement fund, pension fund, retirement savings plan).

    Temporary residents and superannuation
    How to deal with superannuation if you are a temporary visa holder.

    Superannuation and relationship breakdown
    How your super is affected if your marriage or relationship breaks down.

    Last modified: 02 Aug 2023QC 23212