We apologise to our members for the extended hold/wait times and delays to withdrawals from defined benefit accounts. We expect to resolve most issues by the end of May 2022 and are confident the majority will be resolved much sooner. Please read our service update for more information.

Also note: The ESSSuper mobile app has been updated and is available to download. Visit our Members Online web page for more details.

Structure and Legislation

May 25 2022

ESSSuper is administered under the laws of the State of Victoria (including the Emergency Services Superannuation Act 1986, the State Superannuation Act 1988, the State Employees Retirement Benefits Act 1979 and the Transport Superannuation Act 1988).

This website is not a substitute for these Acts, which are the final authority when determining the calculation and payment of members' benefits.

More information about the rules and Acts which govern ESSSuper can be found at www.legislation.vic.gov.au


Our structure

ESSSuper (Emergency Services & State Super), the registered business name of the Emergency Services Superannuation Board, is responsible for the management and administration of the Emergency Services Superannuation Scheme ('The Fund').

The Fund provides benefits for current and former Victorian emergency services employees and their spouses and some public sector employees.

Read more about our Board and Executive Management Team