The department offers a choice of superannuation funds to employees.
Our default scheme for superannuation guarantee contributions is First State Superannuation. Employees who have joined the department since October 1992 and have not provided alternative superannuation fund details have automatically become members of this fund.
Employees who commenced with the department prior to October 1992 may be members of the State Superannuation Scheme or the State Authorities Superannuation Scheme. Both of these funds are now closed to new membership.
Employees have the ability to direct superannuation guarantee contributions to any compliant superannuation fund.
Note: the department does not endorse these financial services over any other financial services.
Choice of Fund
Employees may choose another complying super fund to have their employer contributions paid into.
Should you wish to nominate a superannuation fund other than First State Super use the ATO Superannuation standard choice form to advise us.
Completed superannuation standard choice forms should be submitted by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.