Employer FAQs - BUSSQ

Employer FAQs

Have you got a question about your employer superannuation obligations? Find the answer on this page or contact us on 07 3369 1111

What is SuperStream?
Superstream is a package of reforms the Government has introduced to improve the processing of everyday superannuation transactions.
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What records should I keep?
You need to keep the following records regarding superannuation contributions:
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How do I choose a default fund for Choice of Fund?
Before you nominate a fund as an employer default fund, you need to check that it:
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How do I pay my contributions to BUSSQ?
You have numerous options for paying your super contributions to BUSSQ.
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Can I pay quarterly?
Yes, you can pay quarterly as long as your employees do not work under an EBA or Workplace Agreement which requires you to pay monthly.
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When do I pay my contributions?
Contributions to BUSSQ are due and payable on a monthly basis.
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How do I know who to pay super for?
The Australian Taxation Office (http://www.ato.gov.au/) has an excellent decision tool that helps employers in the building and construction industry determine whether a worker is engaged as an employ ...
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Can I pay my contributions online?
Yes, BUSSQ allows contributions to be paid online.
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Which of my employees can join BUSSQ?
All your employees whether onsite, management, office, full-time, part-time or casual can join BUSSQ.
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What happens if I miss the SG (Superannuation Guarantee) deadlines?
You should contact your accountant and discuss the situation with them.
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