You may now request “early Release of Superannuation” for medical reasons from the ATO under certain conditions. If you wish to have some assistance with processing a request, we have partnered with a private company called My SuperCare, who can facilitate this for you.
SuperCare is an external service provider assisting individuals and family members in applying for the Government’s Early Release of Super (ERS) programme to cover surgery and medical costs. It is also permitted to access the super funds of a parent or spouse if your funds are inadequate. SuperCare can help facilitate funding for the following procedures;
Removal of Gastric band and revision to Sleeve
Gastric Bypass Operations
Aftercare Treatment and Programs
For further information, please contact the SuperCare team on 1300 665 440 or visit the SuperCare website: mysupercare.com.au