About us

CSS is the Commonwealth Superannuation Scheme, established under the Superannuation Act 1976. It is a defined benefit and accumulation fund. CSS opened to new members in 1976 and closed in 1990.

CSS at a glance

Trustee

Commonwealth Superannuation Corporation (CSC)

Members and pensioners (as at previous 30 June 2013)

 

  • Contributing members

12,410

  • Preserved members

7,187

Funds under management (as at previous 30 June 2013)

$4,180 million

 

Important scheme information

Trust Deed and Rules

CSS is established and operates under the Superannuation Act 1976. See Governing Legislation.

Nomination, appointment and removal of trustee directors

See Corporate Governance the in the About Us section of the CSC website – details are included in Commonwealth Superannuation Corporation Board Charter and in the Board Renewal Policy.

Actuarial report

The most recent actuarial report for the scheme.

Product Disclosure Statement (PDS)

 

Annual Report to members

 

Financial Services Guides (FSG)

 

Significant Event Notices

Significant event notices made within the previous 2 years.

Material business activities – outsourced services providers

See Service Providers in the About Us section of the CSC website.

Board of directors

See Who we are in the About Us section of the CSC website. Includes details of qualifications, experience and meeting attendance.

Executive team

See Who we are in the About Us section of the CSC website.

Summary of conflicts management policies

See Corporate Governance in the About Us section of the CSC website

Register of Duties and Interests

See Corporate Governance in the About Us section of the CSC website

Proxy voting policies

See Proxy voting in the Investment section of the CSC website.

Summary of the exercise of voting rights

See Proxy voting in the Investment section of the CSC website.

Executive Officer remuneration  

See Corporate Governance in the About Us section of the CSC website