Future Super is Australia’s first fossil fuel free super fund. It’s easy to join and takes only a few minutes online.
Future Super does not invest in any fossil fuel companies, or in companies providing significant services or financing to fossil fuel projects.
We also don’t invest in a range of other harmful industries, including detention centres and live animal export. Instead, we look for positive investments such as renewable energy, healthcare and IT.
We rule out companies engaged in the following activities, and more.
We look for companies who are making a positive impact in the world.
Features and inclusions for every member
Invest in renewables and help the transition to a clean energy future.
Join in under 2 minutes with our easy online form. All you need is your TFN. It’s that simple.
We’ll find your lost super for you, and help you combine your other accounts into Future Super if you instruct us to.
We won’t charge you premiums on life insurance you didn’t ask for. If you want cover with premiums paid for out of your super savings, all you’ll need to do is answer some basic questions and if you are eligible you’ll be covered as soon as you have a balance.
Our fund managers, Grosvenor Pirie, are specialist ethical investment managers with over 30 years experience.
Access your account anytime online. Update details, check contributions and request rollovers all in one easy place.
Join thousands of other Australians moving their money out of fossil fuels.
Speak to a real Future Super staff member - no outsourced call centres or long wait times.
Future Super accumulation fund - Balanced Growth option
We aim to invest in a diverse mix of assets with 70% in growth assets (like shares and property) and 30% in defensive assets (like fixed interest and cash).
We target the following asset allocation:
Alternatives - other
Medium to High
It is estimated that there may be a negative annual return 3 to less than 4 times out of 20 years.
4 - 6 years
The fund aims to outperform its benchmark (the Consumer Price Index + 2.5%) over 6 year time periods.
How we compare to the benchmark. Returns shown to 31 January 2018.
Inception date is 1 September 2014. Returns shown for Future Super are after fees and taxes. Past performance is not a reliable indicator of future performance. For detailed information about Future Super please read the Product Disclosure Statement, Additional Information Booklet, Financial Services Guide and Insurance Guide. * The benchmark is CPI +2.5% per annum.
Responsible investment funds have outperformed over the last 5 years^
^ Source: Responsible Investment Association Australiasia, Responsible Investment Benchmark Report 2016 Australia. Per Annum returns for 5 year period to 30 June 2016, Multi-Sector Growth Funds. Past performance is not an indicator of future performance.
I joined Future Super to be part of the solution. As a young person, I am very concerned about the future we are creating by burning fossil fuels. I'm proud to be a member of the only superannuation fund that does not invest in this harmful industry.
Good super fund. Good returns. Easy to use and good customer support and easy process when switching over from my old super funds. It is important that I know my money is being invested in projects that are 100% fossil free.
I made the switch to support my children and the world I want them to live in.
Sustainability is a family value, and we all need to participate in the solutions.
The Future Super portfolio is filled with many of the world’s greatest, forward-thinking companies. Here are just a few…
Some things you might be wanting to know
Yes. We run a SuperMatch search with the ATO to find your old accounts. These will be visible in your member portal a few weeks after you join, where you can select which ones you want to transfer across.
Let’s start with your name, email and phone number. These details will auto-populate into the next part of the form.
You’ll need to find your tax file number (TFN) so we can match it up with ATO records. If you have other accounts to transfer, request these too.
You’ll receive your member number straight away. Login to your member portal to view your account online, and check your inbox for an email to pass on to your employer.
Say goodbye to fossil fuels, and hello to a renewable energy powered future
Here are some important documents you should read
You should read the PDS and Additional Information Booklet before making any financial decisions regarding the Future Super super fund.
Our Product Disclosure Statement (PDS) tells you everything you need to know about your super fund in a standardised format. Every super fund must create a PDS following the government’s guidelines. If you’re trying to compare Future Super to your current fund, this is what you want to read.
Our Additional Information Booklet is exactly that - even more detail for lovers of fine print. Find out everything about making contributions, accessing your super benefits, our insurance op ons and more.
With your retirement savings and with our planet
We are certified by the Responsible Investment Association of Australasia for our responsible investment process for all investment decisions. We help raise the bar of what it means to invest in an ethical way.
Our fund managers, Grosvenor Pirie, have over 30 years experience in keeping Australian workers' investments safe and performing. They are experts in superannuation fund management.
We have been awarded Gold status by the Gasfield Free movement in recognition of our total exclusion of gas and coal seam gas investments. We firmly believe farmers and traditional owners should have the right to refuse mining and gas companies accessing their land.
Certified B Corporations are leaders of a global movement of people using business as a force for good™. It means we meet the highest standards of social and environmental performance, transparency and accountability.