Eligible PSSap, CSS and PSS members (contributing and non-contributing) can apply to open a CSCri account.
Eligibility criteria differs depending on which retirement income stream option you are applying for.
Eligibility for standard retirement income stream
To set up a standard retirement income stream, you need to have:
- reached your preservation age and have permanently retired; or
- changed employment on or after age 60; or
- reached age 65.
Eligibility for transition to retirement income stream
To start a transition to retirement income stream you need to:
- have reached your preservation age; and
- be under the age of 65; and
- still be working.
Your preservation age is the age at which you can access your super if you are retired, or have started a transition to a retirement income stream. Your preservation age depends on when you were born.
|Your date of birth||Your preservation age|
|Before 1 July 1960||55|
|1 July 1960 – 30 June 1961||56|
|1 July 1961 – 30 June 1962||57|
|1 July 1962 – 30 June 1963||58|
|1 July 1963 – 30 June 1964||59|
|From 1 July 1964||60|