• Preservation age

    Generally, you must reach preservation age before you can access your super. Use the following table to work out your preservation age.

    Table 11: Preservation age

    Date of birth

    Preservation age

    Before 1 July 1960

    55

    1 July 1960 – 30 June 1961

    56

    1 July 1961 – 30 June 1962

    57

    1 July 1962 – 30 June 1963

    58

    1 July 1963 – 30 June 1964

    59

    From 1 July 1964

    60

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