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How do I find my old superannuation?

How do I find my old superannuation?

Search online via MyGov Log in to your myGov account linked to the ATO and click on Manage my super. If you are not already registered for myGov, go to online services to register.

How can I find my lost super for free?

How to find lost super?

  1. Open an account at, then click to link the ATO to your new myGov account.
  2. Current myGov account holders can just log in and click the ATO button.
  3. The Super tab shows a list of all your super accounts, both active and inactive.

How do I find out what super funds I have?

How to check

  1. Select the ‘myGov’ button.
  2. Log into, or create a myGov account.
  3. Link it to the ATO.
  4. Follow the prompts to check if the ATO is holding any super for you.

Why is my super not showing on myGov?

If this happens please check your details (eg full name, DOB, and address) are accurate on both ATO myGov and Macquarie Online. If the details we have on file are out of date, please submit a signed Change of Account Details form and we’ll update this for you.

What super details do employers need?

You’ll need to know your super fund’s name, ABN, address and phone number, and your tax file number, super account name and membership number. These can be found on the last annual statement you received from your fund or on their website.

How much super Should a 50 year old have?

See how your super measures up against your age group

Age Men Women
45 – 49 $198,800 $126,900
50 – 54 $247,300 $152,700
55 – 60 $293,000 $192,000

How do you get super on myGov?

You can do this easily online through the ATO:

  1. go to
  2. log in or create an account.
  3. link your myGov account to the ATO.
  4. select ‘Super’ and then ‘Manage’
  5. select ‘Transfer super’ (this option will only appear if you have more than one super account)

What happens to lost super?

If no active account can be found, this money will remain with the ATO until claimed by an individual. This is known as unclaimed super. It’s still your super though, and you’re able to claim it and transfer it to your preferred super fund.

Is member number and account number the same for superannuation?

The account number is allocated by a provider to identify a member’s account in the fund. The member account number together with the client identifier must uniquely identify a member’s account with the provider.

Is Australian Super A RSA?

Your employee has chosen to have their super contributions paid into AustralianSuper. This letter confirms AustralianSuper is a complying super fund. AustralianSuper is a complying, resident and regulated super fund within the meaning of the Superannuation Industry (Supervision) Act 1993 (SIS Act).

How much does the average Australian retire with?

The Association of Super Funds of Australia (ASFA) estimates the average superannuation balance required to achieve a comfortable retirement would be $640,000 for a couple and $545,000 for a single person, assuming they withdrew their super as a lump sum and received a part Age Pension.

How much do I need to retire on $100000 a year?

If you’re hoping to retire at age 50 with an annual income of $100,000, you’ll need a whopping $1,747,180 in super!