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The quickest, most straight-forward way to get all the facts about your super and what options are available to you is to make a free appointment to chat to our Member Services Team.

We can meet you at your work, at our Adelaide CBD office, over the phone or by video conference.

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How much do you need to retire?

The dollar amount for a great retirement is different for everyone. This video might help you as you start to make plans to step away from paid work.

(1:20 minutes)

Are you on track?

It’s one thing to know how much you might have at retirement, but do you know what that lump sum dollar value at retirement means for your retirement lifestyle? Find out!

Putting more into your super

If you think adding to your super now could help you, learn more about how you can do that to get the most advantage for you

Voluntary contributions

Learn about the different ways you can make contributions to your super.

(2 minutes)

Annual limits on the amount you can contribute

Before you start making extra contributions, check that you’re within the annual government caps so you don’t get penalised with extra tax.

(1:47 minutes)

Lifetime super cap and transfer balance cap

The Federal Government caps the amounts you can move into the retirement phase of a super product. They also have a limit on the amount you can have in your super and still be eligible for government incentives.

(1:55 minutes)

Recontribution

A recontribution strategy can work for some people, depending on your situation, age and aims. It involves moving money out of super and back in to change the tax status and access other possible advantages.

Conditions and eligibility applies, so make sure you speak to your financial planner before taking action.

Recontribution strategies explained

Get the basics on recontribution.

(2:27 minutes)

Leaving super to your adult children

Recontribution could help your adult children if they inherit your super.

(1:33 minutes)

Retirement Booklet

Our Retirement Booklet can give you tips and tricks to get you started on your plan for retirement.

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How is your super tracking?

Check your super balance now and use our detailed calculator to see how your super could last in retirement.

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Retiring early

Part of your plan for retirement might consider retiring early. Retiring ahead of schedule is more common than you might think.

Read more

Forms and page links

Here are some of the forms and other resources that might be useful as you start making preparations for your retirement.

Want to access our other forms, pages and calculators? See the Resources/Forms page.

Vary my contribution form

Complete this online form, receive the pdf to your email and forward it to your payroll to get started making regular contributions

Lump sum contribution form

If you want to make a one-off lump sum contribution to your super, you can. Use this form

Notice of intent to claim a tax deduction form

If you are planning to claim a tax deduction on your personal contributions, you’ll need to use this form.

Rollover into ElectricSuper

You can easily and quickly roll other super into ElectricSuper using your myGov account. Read more about it in our Reunite Your Super story.

If you don’t have a myGov account, you may need to do it the old-fashioned way using a paper form. Luckily, we’ve got just the thing.

my.Gov.au

Easily roll in your other super using your myGov account – no paperwork, no fuss!

Spouse contribution

Want to put money into your spouse’s ElectricSuper account?

Useful web links

Click these links to learn more about an Income Stream and the different ways you can access your money in retirement:

Income in retirement page

 

What is an Income Stream article

Click these links for help on more things to consider as you think about retirement:

How much will I need? web page

 

Planning tools

Click these ElectricSuper links to learn more about contributions

Annual contribution limits

 

Types of contributions

 

Tax on contributions

 

Contribution splitting

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