What are my superannuation obligations if I'm an employer?


Alex Ritchie

Alex Ritchie

Oct 31, 2017( 1 min read )

Employers are required to pay superannuation to all their staff if the staff are:

  • Over 18 and earn more than $450 before tax in a calendar month
  • Under 18, work more than 30 hours per week and earn more than $450 before tax in a calendar month

This applies even if the staff are casual employees, part-time employees, contractors (provided the contract is mainly for their labour) or temporary residents.


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