EARLY ACCESS TO SUPER: THE LOWDOWN
You’re able to access your superannuation early for medical treatment or associated travel if you suffer from these conditions: a life-threatening illness or injury acute or chronic pain acute or chronic mental illness
You must also show that:
you can’t get the treatment through the public health system
you can’t pay any other way, such as using savings or selling assets Once an application has been submitted to Centrelink, it takes up to 28 days for it to be assessed.