Lost super in the millions for northern suburbs residents

Lost super in the millions for northern suburbs residents

LOCAL residents have unclaimed superannuation amounts totalling more than $250 million, according to the 2016 Westpac Lost Super Report.

The June report said there were 29,599 accounts containing $250.73 million of lost super following analysis of Australian Tax Office data.

People in the 6065 postcode – Ashby, Darch, Hocking, Kingsway, Landsdale, Madeley, Pearsall, Sinagra, Tapping, Wangara and Wanneroo – have a local pool of almost $32 million and average lost super balance of $8401, ranking them in the top 10 WA postcode regions for lost super.

Those in the 6030 postcode – Clarkson, Merriwa, Mindarie, Quinns Rocks and Ridgewood – have a pool of $21.3 million and an average lost super balance of $7665.