About CSC

Commonwealth Superannuation Corporation looks after super funds designed specifically for Australian Government and Defence Force employees. With decades of experience, you’ll be understood, guided and supported

At CSC we believe in experience first and foremost. CSC has over 30 years’ experience in providing superannuation services to employees of the Australian Government and members of the Australian Defence Force. We’re committed to giving our members the retirement that they deserve. And because we understand them like no one else, we can.

Our vision

Our vision is to build, support and protect better retirement outcomes for all our members and their families.

Our mission

We're here to be the trusted and valued partner who achieves long-term investment objectives, guides informed retirement decisions, and gives our members peace of mind that their families and futures are in safe hands.


At CSC, we're here to do right by you, while benchmarking ourselves globally too.

Global best practice 

We’re the only Australian fund on the Bretton Woods II 25 Most Responsible Asset Allocators list, 2017.

Decades of understanding

CSC has decades of experience serving government and ADF employees. We understand what matters.


We have above average returns, and competitive fees. Past performance is not a reliable indicator of future returns.

Your profit

PSSap is a profit for members fund. Meaning the earnings go back to you.

Corporate Governance

At CSC, we’re here to do right by you. We hold ourselves to stringent standards to make sure you can count on us to deliver results, be clear and stay fair in all our interactions.

Corporate governance

Directors and Executive Team

Our Directors and Executive Team come from a wide range of backgrounds, many like yours. They’re brought together by a commitment to lead CSC towards its vision to be your trusted partner in achieving the retirement outcomes you deserve.

Your voice in super


We manage and invest to maximize benefits to members and act in members’ best interest as set out in legislation that governs us.

Super and the law

Our investment managers

The assets of CSC's schemes are invested through the ARIA Investments Trust (AIT), a pooled superannuation trust for which CSC is the trustee. CSC manages these assets through the appointment of a range of specialist investment managers across different asset classes, including investments through wholly owned entities and externally-managed investment vehicles. These investment managers are listed below.

Our investment managers

Our Service Providers

We work with our partners to make sure we’re always giving our members the best possible investment outcomes and service.

People we can count on

CSC in the community

CSC’s Corporate Social Responsibility Program supports our vision of being a trusted and valued partner to our customers and their families.

CSC is the trustee of 5 regulated schemes and administers 6 unregulated/exempt public sector schemes. No matter the scheme, we manage and administer each with the same principles – a focus on fairness, collaboration and a commitment to both member outcomes and the member experience.

  • Commonwealth Superannuation Scheme (CSS)
  • Military Superannuation and Benefits Scheme (MilitarySuper)
  • Public Sector Superannuation Scheme (PSS)
  • Public Sector Superannuation Accumulation Plan (PSSap)
  • 1922 scheme
  • DFRB Scheme
  • Defence Force Retirement and Death Benefits Scheme (DFRDB Scheme)
  • Australian Defence Force Superannuation (ADF Super)
  • Australian Defence Force Cover (ADF Cover)
  • Papua New Guinea Scheme (PNG Scheme)

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