Plan retirement

This section explains superannuation and retirement planning issues for DFRDB members.

It is not relevant to other schemes. Nor does it provide personal advice for your particular financial circumstances and objectives; please consider professional advice.

 

Consider your future

How to use this information:

  1. Identify your current group in the chart below based age and years of service

  2. Read your group description

  3. Project your final retirement benefit using i-Estimator.

Please repeat this once each year to check your planning is still on track.

Consider your scheme and retirement planning options carefully and seek professional advice.

Our planning charts splits members into 11 groups (A to K) based on age and service years:

 

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Group Description
A under age 35 and served for less than 20 years
B age 35 to 45 and served for 10 to 20 years
C age 35 to 45 and served for 20 to 30 years
D age 45 to 55 and served for 20 to 30 years
E age 45 to 55 and served for 30 to 40 years
F age 55 or older and served for over 30 years
G age 35 to 55 and served for 10 to 20 years
H age 45 to 55 and served for 20 to 30 years
I age 55 or older and service for 20 to 30 years
J age 45 to 50 and served for 10 to 20 years
K age 55 or older and served for 15 to 20 years

 

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