Gladstone top five for lost super

ARE you keeping track of your superannuation?

Gladstone has made the top five areas for unclaimed superannuation funds in Queensland, with the Australian Taxation Office recording more than $47 million of lost super.

Ranking number four out of 670 postcodes across the state, Gladstone's superannuation loss equates to almost 8,000 lost accounts with an average of $6,049 in each.

Mackay topped the ATO's list of most unclaimed areas with more than $82 million outstanding funds and was followed closely by Cairns, Charlton and Bundaberg.

Below is a list of the unclaimed superannuation hotspots across Queensland.

 

Lost super - Top 20 postcode areas in Qld
Postcode No accounts Value accounts
4034 5,958 $30,556,224.03
4701 5,579 $30,671,997.04
4810 6,222 $31,133,785.14
4122 5,921 $31,384,752.93
4551 5,814 $31,813,393.55
4300 6,963 $32,094,450.32
4152 5,588 $33,359,126.46
4069 3,542 $33,785,141.39
4207 7,807 $34,682,900.50
4053 5,756 $34,897,692.85
4217 9,744 $35,090,487.91
4814 6,560 $36,351,407.47
4215 9,357 $36,529,606.43
4305 8,624 $40,881,091.82
4211 8,891 $41,265,941.47
4670 8,725 $43,523,855.48
4680 7,813 $47,263,092.55
4350 12,893 $64,013,044.11
4870 18,589 $71,576,347.14
4740 12,865 $82,811,140.63

 

 

Total Lost super by State  
State Number of accounts  Value of accounts   Average value of accounts 
ACT 47000  $   313,040,001.60  $  6,660.43
NSW 981295  $ 4,972,192,836.64  $  5,066.97
NT  51388  $   234,574,442.08  $  4,564.77
OTH 24264  $   290,848,190.81  $11,986.82
QLD 671828  $ 3,446,326,760.06  $  5,129.78
SA  152641  $   864,093,878.59  $  5,660.96
TAS 43914  $   229,190,093.26  $  5,219.07
VIC 661390  $ 3,264,849,948.54  $  4,936.35
WA  386115  $ 1,690,598,531.59  $  4,378.48

 


 



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