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.

Where do I start?

May 25 2022

Whether you’re 10 years away from retirement or are planning to retire next year, we make it easy for you.

As an ESSSuper member you're already on the path to a successful retirement with an award winning super fund which delivers generous benefits. Everyone is different - with individual circumstances, needs, wants, ambitions, limitations and dreams - but as an ESSSuper member you have a head start to achieving the type of retirement you want.


There's more to a happy retirement than having enough money and investing it wisely. While financial security gives you lots of freedom, retirement is an adventure that changes as you age. Find out how you can make the most of each stage in this new chapter of your life.

Read more about Retirement Life Stages