Government Contributions (formerly known as Member Tax Credits)

Here's a valuable KiwiSaver benefit. You could be entitled to Government contributions of up to $521.43 a year.

You could be entitled to Government contributions if you:

  • are eligible; and
  • are aged 18 or over but under 65*; and
  • mainly live in New Zealand; and
  • save at least $1,042.86 a year (from 1 July to 30 June).

Find out how to receive the maximum Government contributions of $521.43 every year.

*Government contributions are available until you are 65, but if you first joined a KiwiSaver Scheme before 1 July 2019 and were over 60 when you joined, you may be eligible for these benefits for up to 5 years from when you joined (subject to conditions).