Preservation age

Access to super benefits is generally restricted to reaching your preservation age – which is outlined in the following table. However, your preservation age does not restrict you from taking a full or part PSS pension.

Your date of birth

Your preservation age

Before 1 July 1960

55

1 July 1960 to 30 June 1961

56

1 July 1961 to 30 June 1962

57

1 July 1962 to 30 June 1963

58

1 July 1963 to 30 June 1964

59

1 July 1964 or later

60