About super

Whether you're just entering or re-entering the workforce, starting your own business or have just arrived from overseas to work in Australia, you may not be aware of what superannuation is and how it affects you.

Here we try to give you a brief overview of how superannuation in Australia works.

What is superannuation?

Am I eligible?

How much do I get?

Where does my super go?

What happens to my super?

You can learn more about the specifics of super in the Super and Retirement areas of this website.



If you're interested in how Australia's superannuation system began and has evolved, you can read more about our history.