Most public sector agencies have superannuation contribution obligations prescribed by the State Superannuation Act 2000 and State Superannuation Regulations 2001.

This legislation sets out the superannuation entitlements of public sector employees whose contributions are paid either to a GESB administered scheme or to another fund of the employee’s choice.

A small number of agencies have a full or partial exemption from the requirements of the State Superannuation Act 2000. Find out more.

Employers’ general superannuation responsibilities include:

Page reviewed 19 February 2020