Most employees can choose which super fund their employer pays their super contributions into.
This generally depends on the award or industrial agreement you employ them under.
If you’re not sure which award or industrial agreement, if any, your employee is covered by, visit the Fair Work Ombudsman at fairwork.gov.au
If your new employee can choose their super fund, give them a Standard choice form before they’ve been employed with you for 28 days. (They don’t have to complete it.)
If they don’t choose a fund, pay their super contributions into your default fund's MySuper option.
Once your employee chooses a super fund, you have two months to arrange to pay contributions into that fund.
You must start paying super contributions to your default fund's MySuper option, if either:
Need help meeting your obligations? Email us at email@example.com or call us on 1800 005 166.
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