Early access to super

Super is designed to provide income for you when you retire—that’s why it’s generally not accessible until you reach your preservation age. However, it is recognised that in some situations you may need to access your super early.

Select a scheme
  • ADF Super
  • CSS
  • DFRDB
  • MilitarySuper
  • PSS
  • PSSap
I am not sure which scheme

We’re committed to assisting any customer experiencing financial hardship, particularly during this difficult period. For information specific to early access to super due to COVID-19, please visit the link below.

Early access to super due to COVID-19

Early Access forms

EAFR02 Early access – severe financial hardship

Benefit access for severe financial hardship

PDF, 1249KB

EAFR01 Early access – specified compassionate grounds

Benefit access for compassionate grounds

PDF, 1232KB

Financial Hardship Support Pack

Additional support for those in financial hardship

PDF, 335KB

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