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Non-concessional contributions

Non-concessional cap

Section: 5.2

5.2. Non-concessional cap

For members to age 74, the non-concessional contributions (NCC) limit for a given financial year is as follows:

Year Non-concessional cap (p.a.)
2022-23 $110,000
2021-22 $110,000
2017-18 to 2020-21 $100,000
2016-17 $180,000

Members aged up to 74, can make non-concessional contributions if they satisfy the following criteria:

$1.7 million

Total Super Balance (TSB)

A member with a total superannuation balance (TSB) of $1.7 million or more on 30 June of the previous financial year cannot make non-concessional contributions.    
Members aged 75 years and older:    
A member who is 75 years or older cannot make non-concessional contributions.    
For members 75 or older, a super fund can only accept
  • mandated super contributions made for the member by their employer, and 
  • downsizer contributions.  
However, if a member is turning 75 during a financial year, they can make a non-concessional contribution to their super fund up to 28 days after the end of the month in which they turn 75.    

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Last modified: Tuesday, February 22, 2022