Elections for South Australian government Superannuation Boards are held every three years and are composed of electing members to the Super SA, Funds SA and the Southern Select Super Corporation Boards. The 2024 elections will be comprised of:

  • Election of two members to the Super SA Board
  • Election of two members to the Southern Select Super Corporation Board
  • Election of one member to the Funds SA Board.

Supplementary elections, for one or more Board Members, may be held if one or more positions becomes vacant.

Super SA Board
Elections for the South Australian Superannuation Board are held every three years. The Board has two Board positions that are elected by members. The role of the Board is to provide leadership, strategic guidance and management oversight of Super SA.
Funds SA Board
Elections for the Funds SA Board are held every three years. The Board has one Board position that is elected by members. Funds SA is the investment management partner for South Australian public sector superannuation funds and approved authorities.
Southern Select Super Corporation
Elections for the Southern Select Super Corporation are held every three years. The Southern Select Super Corporation Board has two Board positions that are elected by members.
The role of the Southern Select Corporation Board is to act as Trustee and administer the Trust Deed and Rules of the Super SA Select Fund.
Timetable
Event Date
Roll close Friday 28 June 2024
Nominations open Monday 8 July 2024
Nominations close 12 noon, Monday 22 July 2024
Ballots open Monday 12 August 2024
Ballots close 12 noon Monday 9 September 2024
Scrutiny and Count 12 noon Monday 9 to Tuesday 10 September 2024
Declaration of Elections Tuesday 10 September 2024
Enrolment

Close of Roll: 5pm Friday 28 June 2024

Under Part 2.7 of Superannuation Regulations 2016, the following are persons eligible to vote:

(a) contributors as defined in section 4(1) of the Act;
(b) members or spouse members of the Triple S scheme; or
(c) persons provided with investment services or other products or services pursuant to regulations under section 30(2)(g) of the Southern State Superannuation Act 2009,

on the last business day before the 7 day period immediately preceding the day on which notice was published under regulation 6.

In this election, the roll close date is 5pm Friday, 28 June 2024.

Voting will be by ballot paper delivered to the address linked to members’ Super SA or SA Police Super account (as the case may be) and eligible members will be further notified of how to vote.

However, to receive voting packs and cast votes, members will need to ensure their postal address details are up to date by 5pm Friday, 28 June 2024.

Super SA members—please update your postal address via the member portal at supersa.sa.gov.au or call Super SA on (08) 8214 7800.

SA Police Super member—please update your postal address by calling SA Police Super on (08) 8470 0370 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Nominating

Nominations open: Monday 8 July 2024

A nomination for election must be—

(a) in a form approved by the Electoral Commissioner; and
(b) signed by at least 3 voters; and
(c) received by the Electoral Commissioner at or before the hour of nomination.

Potential candidates may obtain nomination forms (downloadable form below), via an email request to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.in person at ECSA Level 6, 60 Light Square Adelaide, or by ringing 7424 7400 to request one to be posted.

It is recommended that the details of more than the minimum 3 nominators are provided on your nomination form in case any of the nominators are found to be ineligible during the nominator checking process.

A candidate may provide promotional material of not more than 200 words in support of their nomination plus one photograph which will be printed and enclosed with the ballot materials provided to voters. This promotional material should be included with the nomination form and both must reach the Electoral Commissioner nomination closure.

It is preferred that completed nomination forms and promotional material be emailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Nominations will only be accepted once the nomination period has begun i.e. Monday 8 July 2024.

Nominations and candidate promotional material will be unable to be amended once nominations close.

Nominations close: 12 noon Monday 22 July 2024

Super SA Board
Candidate nominators must be persons eligible to vote. Persons eligible to vote must be contributors within the meaning of the Police Superannuation Act 1990, the Superannuation Act 1988, or a member or spouse member of the Southern State Superannuation (Triple S) Scheme or a person provided with investment services or other products or services pursuant to regulations under section 30(2)(g) of the Southern State Superannuation Act 2009; as at 5pm Friday 28 June 2024.

To nominate for the Super SA candidate, download and complete this form 

Super SA Board Nomination Form (PDF, 155KB)

Funds SA Board

Candidate nominators must be persons eligible to vote. Persons eligible to vote must be contributors within the meaning of the Police Superannuation Act 1990, the Superannuation Act 1988, or a member or spouse member of the Southern State Superannuation (Triple S) Scheme or a person provided with investment services or other products or services pursuant to regulations under section 30(2)(g) of the Southern State Superannuation Act 2009; as at 5pm Friday 28 June 2024.

Eligibility Criteria

In accordance with Section 9(3) of the Superannuation Funds Management Corporation of South Australia Act 1995, persons eligible to nominate must:

  • have obtained a degree, diploma or other qualification with an emphasis on law, accountancy, economics, commerce, mathematics, statistics, investment or financial management from an institution of tertiary education; or
  • have had at least five years experience in:

- the investment and management of superannuation funds or other substantial sums of money; or
- business management; or
- financial management in the banking sector; or
- asset management; or
- auditing; or
- any other area that is relevant to the performance by the Authority of its functions,
or at least five years’ experience in two or more of those areas.

To nominate for the Funds SA Board candidate, download and complete this form. 

Funds SA Nomination Form 2024 (PDF, 174KB) 

Southern Select Super Corporation

Candidate nominators must be persons eligible to vote. Persons eligible to vote must be members of Super SA Select as at 5pm Friday 28 June 2024.

To nominate for the Super SA Select candidate, download and complete this form.

Super SA Select Nomination Form (PDF, 154KB) 

Voting

Voting open: Monday 12 August 2024 to 12pm, Monday 9 September 2024

Information coming soon.