End of financial year contribution cut-off dates for members & employers

30 June blog

If you want to make contributions to your super for the 2020-21 financial year or pay employee contributions before 30 June 2021, please ensure your payment is made/received by the below dates.

If you are making additional contributions to your super to receive the Government Co-contribution for the financial year, your after-tax (non-concessional) contribution must be made by the below deadlines to ensure they are received by 30 June 2021.

BPAY® contributions – Friday, 25 June 2021

All BPAY® contributions to your super account must be made by Friday, 25 June 2021 to ensure they are received for the 2020-21 financial year.

You can find your BPAY details by logging into your online account and heading to the ‘personal details’ page, on your member card or a previous statement.

Cheque contributions (members and employers) – Wednesday, 23 June 2021

Contribution cheques from members and employers must be received at the Melbourne administration office by Wednesday 23 June 2021.

Cheques must be sent to:

Media Super
GPO Box 4303
Melbourne VIC 3001

Employer contributions via Employer Portal – Wednesday, 23 June 2021

If you use Employer Portal to pay your employees’ Superannuation Guarantee (SG) contributions, payments must be remitted and paid by 3.00pm (AEST) on Wednesday, 23 June 2021.

This will ensure they are show on Media Super members’ 30 June benefit statements.

Employer contributions via Mercer Spectrum – Friday, 25 June 2021

If you use Mercer Spectrum to pay your default (Media Super) employees’ SG contributions, payments must be remitted and paid by 3.00pm (AEST) on Friday, 25 June 2021.

This will ensure they are shown on Media Super members’ 30 June benefit statements.

If you use Mercer Spectrum to pay SG contributions for employees to choice funds, we recommend you authorise payments by 3.00pm on Wednesday, 16 June 2021. This will allow for the allocation of contributions to choice funds by 30 June 2021.

We're here to help

If you have any questions about the contribution deadlines or have any issues making payments, please contact the Helpline on 1800 640 886, open Monday to Friday from 8.00am to 7.00pm.

Please note the Employer Helpline is available from 9.00am to 5.00pm and you’ll need your ABN and the email address registered to your account.