How PSS works

Public Sector Superannuation Scheme (PSS) was established under the Superannuation Act 1990 to provide superannuation services and products to eligible employees of the Australian Government and participating employers.

PSS is a defined benefit superannuation scheme, meaning your super benefit is defined in advance by a set formula. This formula is based on:

These factors influence your final PSS benefit much more than investment returns.

In this section learn about: