How To Open a Christian Super Pension Account

If you’re thinking about opening a Pension account with Christian Super, we recommend that you take the following actions before you begin:

  1. Read our Pension Guide as it contains important information about our Pension product and the different options available to you.
  2. Consider obtaining Financial Advice as there are a number of other factors to consider when you are thinking about retirement. Click here to learn more about the different types of advice available to Christian Super members.
  3. Contact our Member Care Team, especially if you’re not sure where to start. They can provide you will some general advice about preparing for retirement and can explain some of the options available to you.

If you’re ready to open a Christian Super Pension account, follow the steps below.

For CURRENT Christian Super members For NEW Christian Super members
Log in to your online MemberAccess account to open a Pension account.

See below for further online setup steps.

OR

Download and complete our Pension Application Form and send back to us.

See below for Pension Application Form steps.

Download and complete our Pension Application Form and send back to us.

See below for Pension Application Form steps.

 

How to open a Christian Super Pension account via your online MemberAccess account

  1. Log in to your online MemberAccess account and click on ‘Pension’.
  2. Complete the online application form and verify your identity online.
  3. We’ll post you a welcome pack once your Pension account is ready.

 

How to open a Christian Super Pension account via a Pension Application Form

  1. Download and complete our Pension Application Form.
  2. Send the form back to our Member Care Team along with two Proof of identity documents (including a certified copy of a driver licence or passport). Important: If you have selected a reversionary beneficiary, you will also need to provide two Proof of Identity documents (including a certified copy of a driver licence or passport) for your reversionary beneficiaryYou can return the form and documents to us by email or post.
    Email: members@christiansuper.com.au
    Post: Locked Bag 5073 Parramatta NSW 2124 Australia
  3. We’ll post you a welcome pack once your Pension account is ready.

 

Important things to consider

  • You will need to be over preservation age to open a Christian Super Pension account.
  • You need a minimum of $20,000 to open a Christian Super Pension account.
  • You may consider combining your super funds into one super account before you create a Pension account – Fill in a Request to Transfer form. Click here to read more.
  • You may consider seeking financial advice. See more about Christian Super’s different types of advice here.
  • If you’re still working you may consider keeping your accumulation account for future employer contributions and to retain your insurance cover.

Read more about preparing for retirement here