Low income superannuation options
Government co-contribution in 2013-14
You may be eligible to receive the co-contribution if you earn less than $48,516 and you have made an after-tax contribution(s) to your super. The Government co-contribution will be automatically paid to your account if you meet the eligibility criteria.
Low income superannuation contribution (LISC) scheme
If you are eligible and have an annual income up to $37,000 you can also receive a refund of your contributions tax up to a maximum of $500. This new scheme applies to contributions received from 1 July 2012 and the first payments will be made by the Government in the 2013/14 financial year.
Read our Low income superannuation support options fact sheet for more information on the Government co-contribution and the LISC.
Make a contribution to your First State Super account.