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Preservation age

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Reaching your preservation age can give you access to your super.

What is the preservation age?

Your preservation age is the age you can:

Preservation age is not the same as your Age Pension age.

What is my preservation age?

Your preservation age depends on when you were born.

Please see the table below to determine yours.

Preservation age based on date of birth

Date of birth

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
From 1 July 1964 60

For more information please visit the Australian Tax Office (ATO) website.

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