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  • SuperMatch2

    SuperMatch2 provides you with information that will help you to consolidate accounts for your members.

    SuperMatch2 responds to requests from you via a Strategic Web Service (SWS) for either single or batch requests.

    Decisions

    The SuperMatch2 terms and conditions prohibit integration into any external service you provide to your members or their representatives. You will lose your access if you breach this condition.

    Consideration to waive this constraint will be given to a trustee that elects to undertake the self-certification requirements in Schedule A of the terms and conditions (including the Addendum to the SuperMatch2 terms and conditions).

    The information contained in the Addendum will shortly be included in an update to the terms and conditions. The Addendum itself is based on the Review of SuperMatch2 use of service letter sent to trustees on 18 October 2016.

    See also:

    You can't integrate SuperMatch2 with other services, such as SuperTICK. Combining these services ensures that SuperMatch2 always returns a successful result. This increases the risk of fraud as you don’t need to verify an individual’s TFN before using SuperMatch2.

    What does the SuperMatch2 service offer?

    SuperMatch2 offers a more streamlined approach – use of the service signifies your acceptance of the terms and conditions about how you can use it. You don't need to sign a paper agreement, as was the case with SuperMatch.

    Table 3: SuperMatch2 service features

    Feature

    SuperMatch2

    General

    SuperMatch2 provides you with information about:

    • all member accounts, including new accounts reported to us via the SuperTICK service (but excluding closed accounts and those in pension phase)
    • all categories of ATO-held super, including                  
      • super guarantee amounts we hold
      • amounts we hold in superannuation holding account (active and inactive)
      • super co-contribution amounts we hold
      • low income super contribution (LISC) amounts we hold
      • Low income superannuation tax offset (LISTO) amounts we hold
      • USM amounts we hold (resident and former temporary resident).

     

    Input channel

    Web-XBRL form via SWS/XBRL file via the file transfer portal function with no maximum limit.

    Consolidation/Transfer

    All types of ATO-held super will be transferred if requested.

    SuperMatch2 responses

    Responses include:

    • a matching response (whether the TFN is matched or not)
    • the provided or derived TFN
    • a 'no' response if no membership or ATO-held super were found
    • where information was found, the following will be returned                
      • the name of the super fund
      • unique superannuation identifier (USI)
      • the Australian business number (ABN) of the super fund
      • the member account number
      • the member identifier (if present)
      • the full name of member
      • the TFN of the member
      • if the provider accepts government contributions on behalf of the member
      • an insurance indicator Y/N (not for new member accounts)
      • a defined benefit indicator Y/N (not for new member accounts)
      • whether inward rollovers accepted Y/N
      • the activity status of the account
      • Y indicators if the ATO held super
      • account balances.
      Last modified: 02 Feb 2017QC 51096