Salary sacrifice

Salary sacrifice, also known as salary packaging, is an arrangement under federal tax law that allows you to forgo part of your future income in return for your employer providing you with benefits of a similar value.

The Government of South Australia's salary sacrifice arrangements are coordinated by the Commissioner for Public Sector Employment's office.

The two providers are: 

  • Maxxia - salary sacrifice and novated lease

  • Super SA - member and employee portal  (Superannuation Products)

About SA Government Salary Sacrifice Arrangement (SAGSSA)

Providers responsibilities include the design, establishment and administration of the salary sacrifice arrangement on your behalf and you pay an administration fee for these services: 

  • package set-up

  • processing deductions with payroll

  • facilitating benefit payments to third parties

  • required taxation and compliance reports

Salary Sacrifice Benefits