Early access to super applications

If your application through myGov for an early release payment is approved by the ATO, they will send you a confirmation and notify Media Super. We will generally process your payment within five business days. Read the full details about timing and info to check before applying.

Retirement advice and resources

Planning for retirement doesn't have to be complicated. With our services, resources and tools, you can get the information and help you need to plan a retirement that works for your specific goals and circumstances.

Retirement advice and resources

We're here to help

We understand that planning for your retirement can be a complex and difficult process. That’s why we provide a range of financial advice services, tools and resources to help you find your way to a comfortable retirement.

It’s our job to help you make the most of your retirement income, which includes providing you with the right advice no matter which stage of life you're in.

Call our Helpline

Our Helpline Advisors* can provide you with projections of how long your retirement income is likely to last and talk through your investment options to help you find the one that’s right for you.

If you need more complex advice they’ll refer you to one of our Financial Planners.# When every dollar counts, speaking to a licensed professional can be critical to ensuring your retirement plan is sound.

Remember, it doesn't matter whether your questions are simple or complex, it always pays to speak to someone before you make a decision regarding your financial future.

Call our helpline on 1800 640 886. Available between 8am and 7pm (AEST/AEDT) on weekdays.

Speak to our financial planners

Make an appointment with a Media Super Financial Planner for a comprehensive health check on your super or pension. They can help you understand your options, review your situation, and help guide you towards a complete retirement solution, including the Age Pension and other Centrelink benefits.

Find a financial planner

Tools, calculators and resources

Our resources and online calculators are designed to help you better understand and plan for your retirement savings strategies. Estimate your super potential at retirement, plan a budget and more.

Browse our tools, calculators and resources

Retirement income simulator

How much super are you likely to have when you retire? How long will your super last once you start drawing it down as a pension? Our retirement income simulator can help you find out.

Use the retirement income simulator

Seminars

Attend a retirement planning seminar to learn about your retirement income options, super pensions and strategies to make the most of your super in retirement.

Find upcoming seminars

Learn more about seminars in the workplace

Help applying for the Age Pension

Many people find the process of applying for the Age Pension to be so complicated or frustrating they simply give up. We understand the importance of the Age Pension to our members, so we've partnered with Retirement Essentials who can make applying for the Age Pension much easier for you.

Learn more about the simpler age pension

* Helpline Advisers providing general or limited advice are representatives of Mercer Outsourcing Australia Pty Ltd (MOAPL) ABN 83 068 908 912, AFS Licence 411980

# Media Super Financial Planners are Authorised Representatives of Industry Fund Services (IFS) ABN 54 007 016 195 AFSL No 232514