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  • Calculating your super co-contribution

    The minimum co-contribution payment is $20. Payment amounts are rounded up to the nearest multiple of five cents.

    The way your co-contribution is calculated depends on which financial year you made your personal super contributions.

    You can use our super co-contribution calculator to estimate your co-contribution entitlement and eligibility.


    In the current financial year, Angelo will earn $35,000. He pays $40 per fortnight from his take-home pay into his super account. This will total $1,040 for the financial year. He meets all other co-contribution eligibility requirements.

    With this payment plan, Angelo will be eligible for the maximum co-contribution of $500.

    We will pay this amount into Angelo's super account.

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      Last modified: 19 May 2022QC 17469