VicSuper website, Membersonline and Employersonline will be temporarily unavailable on Saturday 24 May from 5.00pm to 7pm due to system maintenance. We apologise for the inconvenience.
Federal Budget 2013/14
With the release of the Federal Budget, we have pulled out some of the key super-related reforms. Check out our Budget update to see how you will be affected.
VicSuper to phase out investment in tobacco
With tobacco products imposing a significant burden on society in terms of health care and environmental costs, the Board and management team at VicSuper approved to move away from investing in this industry.
Due to legislation changes, VicSuper will be required to charge a fee for a small portion of our advice services from 1 July 2013.
Change in cash contributions process
For the safety and security of our members and staff, there will be a change in the way cash contributions are processed in all VicSuper advice centres, effective from 1 June 2013.
MySuper and VicSuper
Heard about MySuper but not sure what it means for you? Read VicSuper's short flyer to find out more.
Quarterly investment update
The Autumn 2013 investment market update is now available. Read about local and international markets, performance of asset classes and VicSuper Fund investment returns.
Switch from paper to iPad winners
Congratulations to R McKernan, Epping and T Dinh, Avondale Heights who were drawn as winners of VicSuper's 'Switch from paper to iPad' competition.
VicSuper achieves platinum rating
SuperRatings, an independent superannuation research company awarded VicSuper its highest rating, Platinum, for 2013. This confirms that, in SuperRatings' words, VicSuper is one of the "best value for money funds" in Australia.
TFN consent competition winners
TFN consent competition winnersCongratulations to G Broderick Hoddles Creek, M Waugh Yarraville and M Bickell Leongatha, who were drawn as winners of VicSuper's 'Provide your TFN consent' competition.
iPad mini competition winners
Congratulations to J Appledorf and C Anthony, who were drawn as winners of VicSuper's 'Combine your super and enter the draw to win an iPad mini' competition
VicSuper half-yearly benefit statements
Your VicSuper half-yearly Benefit Statement for the period between 1 July 2012 and 31 December 2012 will be available from mid-February according to your benefit plan
Help with your super and retirement
We offer a range of seminars to help you with your superannuation and retirement planning. Seminars are provided at no charge and are available throughout metropolitan Melbourne and regional Victoria to you, your family and friends.
A new approach to managing global sovereign bond risk
VicSuper has recently made significant changes to our core international fixed interest portfolio to more effectively manage heightened global sovereign risk.
Winners of our 'Change Challenge' competition
The four winners of our 'Change Challenge' competition have been drawn. Congratulations to: R. Hawkins, R. Newman, K. Kershan and T. Knight.
VicSuper appoints five new investment managers
We're pleased to announce the appointment of five Australian equities investment managers - AllianceBernstein, Perpetual, Tribeca Investment Partners, SG Hiscock and Vinva.
VicSuper Super Woman Money Program competition winners
Congratulations to the winners of our recent Super Woman Money Program feedback winners. The winners below will be contacted shortly regarding claiming their prizes.
My, my… time does fly!
We know that time is precious - and so is super! That's why we offer an express super advice service, perfect for people who are looking for concise and straightforward advice on super over the phone.
VicSuper office closure
VicSuper's Member Centre will be closed on Tuesday 6 November due the Melbourne Cup public holiday. This closure will effect both VicSuper's Melbourne and Blackburn Advice Centres.
Winners of VicSuper's ecoHome assessment, 1,000 reasons to like VicSuper and BRW subscription have been announced.
Have you 'herd' of extinction? competition winners
Our winners have been now selected for the drawing, colouring and writing competitions
Attend our last Food for Thought event for 2012!
We will be sure to leave the year with a bang after having guest speaker Rebecca Scott, CEO of 'Streat' a Melbourne based social enterprise that provides training and employment in the hospitality industry for homeless youths.
1,000 reasons to like VicSuper!
What would YOU do if you didn't have to work? Travel, renovate, shop, relax? Tell us and you'll go into the draw to win a $1,000 gift card.
VicSuper and Vision Super discussions
Victorian-based superannuation funds VicSuper and Vision Super have entered into preliminary discussions regarding the possibility of a merger. VicSuper will only merge with another fund if it is in the best interests of our members.
VicSuper's 2012 EFFM People's Choice Awards - Prize winners
The winners of VicSuper's 2012 Environmental Film Festival People's Choice Awards prize draw are: L. Schmitt of South Yarra, D. Jap of Ascot Vale and E. Henley of Alphington. Each winner receives a $100 voucher for biome eco stores.
The carbon footprint of your super
For the fifth year running, VicSuper has included a section on your half yearly Benefit Statement showing the carbon emissions generated by your account balance.
VicSuper is proud to sponsor the 2012 EFFM
VicSuper is proud to again be a major sponsor of the Environmental Film Festival Melbourne (EFFM). The 2012 festival aims to increase awareness of key environmental issues throughout the world.
VicSuper appoints new investment managers
Following a review of VicSuper's investment strategy, VicSuper is pleased to announce the appointment of four international equities investment managers.
Want to be a super woman?
VicSuper's Super Woman Money Program is open to all women - you don't have to be a VicSuper member to participate. So what are you waiting for? Gather your girlfriends and register online!
53% off BRW
Get an annual subscription to BRW magazine 53% lower than the newsstand price. That's 48 issues for just $179. Exclusive to VicSuper members. Offer ends 31 December 2012
Quarterly investment update
The Winter 2012 investment market update is now available. Read about local and international markets, performance of asset classes and VicSuper Fund crediting rates.
VicSuper half-yearly Benefit Statements
Your VicSuper half-yearly Benefit Statement for the period between 1 January 2012 and 30 June 2012 will be available from late August according to your benefit plan.
Refund of excess contributions
You may now be able to have limited excess concessional contributions that breach your concessional contribution cap taken out of your super fund.
72% off The Age
The Age newspaper is offering an exclusive deal for VicSuper members. Get The Age home delivered seven days a week for 26 weeks for just $99. Four-days-a-week and weekend-only deals are also available.
Are you interested in community sustainability?
Join guest speakers from Permablitz and Sharing Abundance as they discuss their amazing community sustainability initiatives. For more information and to register for this complimentary session.
Workshops for small to medium businesses
VicSuper offers a range of insightful workshops on ways to set up reward structures, introduction to public relations plus more! Find out more and register now.
The uncertainties in the Eurozone have contributed to the decline in sharemarkets over recent days. Read a market commentary by Oscar Fabian, VicSuper's Chief Investment Officer.
Changes to the superannuation guarantee
The superannuation guarantee contribution rate will be raised from 9% to 12%, in a phased approach beginning 1 July 2013. Also, more workers will be eligible for SG contributions.
Federal Budget update
Treasurer Wayne Swan handed down the 2012/13 Federal Budget on Tuesday 8 May. There are budget changes and other legislative changes effective from 1 July 2012 that may affect VicSuper members.
Quarterly investment update
VicSuper Fund's higher weight exposure to international developed market equities, relative to Australian equities, has assisted options with a higher weighting to equities.
Super advice over the phone!
Looking for advice over the phone on super topics like which investment option to choose, level of insurance cover you should have or how much super you'll need at retirement? Check out our express super advice service.