COVID-19: Early access to your super

Applications for the government’s COVID-19 early access to super scheme closed on 31 December 2020.

Applications approved by the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) before 11:59pm Australian Eastern Daylight-saving Time (AEST) on 31 December 2020 will be paid in January 2021.

As of 31 December 2020 Tasplan received over 28,000 applications, with over $223 million released to members.

If you have any questions about your application, we encourage you to contact the ATO on 13 10 20.

Frequently asked questions

If you’d like more information on Tasplan’s response to COVID-19, visit

Tasplan has received reports of scams as a result of COVID-19.

To see the list of current scams that we’re aware of visit our

Scams page

How might accessing $10,000 of your super now affect your super balance at retirement?

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