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The first is to do so online, through the ATO’s online services website.
Once you’ve used Superseeker to track down your wayward funds, all you need to do is choose the fund this money will go into, and choose the fund, or funds, from where the money is being transferred.
You should ask your super provider for information about any fees or charges that may apply, or any other information about the effect a transfer may have on your benefits, such as insurance cover, before making a decision.
If you wish to claim a tax deduction for personal super contributions, you must lodge a notice of intent to claim a tax deduction with your original fund, before you consolidate your super into another fund.
Advice contained in this article is general in nature and not specific to your particular circumstances.
Before making an investment decision you should consider your own financial situation and the relevant Product Disclosure Statement/s.
A quick and easy way to do this is to use the ATO’s online Superseeker tool to search for it.
You can also create a my Gov account and link the ATO to find some stray super funds.
In making this decision, there are a number of factors to consider: If you do decide to go with a totally new super fund, you’ll need to open an account with it.