What is the Govt contribution?

May 20, 2021

The KiwiSaver Government contribution is designed to help you save for your retirement. Here’s how it works:

If you’re eligible, the Government will contribute 50 cents for every dollar you contribute to your KiwiSaver account, up to a maximum of $521.43 each year. That’s extra money to add to your KiwiSaver savings – and it could add up to a whole lot more over time.

The Government contribution is calculated based on your contributions between 1 July to 30 June each year and is paid directly into your KiwiSaver account (usually by the end of August).

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