Avoid wasteful fees and taxes

If you have traded your jandals for thongs or a chilly bin for an esky, but still left your KiwiSaver in New Zealand, there are many reasons why you should transfer your KiwiSaver to Australia.

The biggest reason is to save on KiwiSaver admin fees and NZ Inland Revenue Tax. Tax applies to investment earnings.

Inland Revenue Tax


Australian Government Tax


More reasons to transfer your KiwiSaver across the ditch

  • Save on fees. Consolidate your KiwiSaver and superannuation savings all into one account.
  • First Home Super Saver scheme (FHSS). If you’re eligible you can use your KiwiSaver to purchase your first home in Australia. Check details here.

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Past returns are not an indicator of future returns.

This document contains general advice which has been prepared without taking into account your objectives, financial situation or needs. You should consider whether the advice is appropriate for you and read the Product Disclosure Statement before making any investment decisions. To obtain a copy of the PDS or Target Market Determination please contact First Super on 1300 360 988 or visit our website at firstsuper.com.au/pds.