we know super

But don't just take our word for it. HESTA has earned some of the super industry's highest accolades.

top of the class


Best Superannuation Fund - Industry Super

ProductReview.com.au has awarded us Best Superannuation Fund in the Industry Super category for our strong investment performance, competitive fees and costs, and outstanding customer service.



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SuperRatings MySuper of the Year 2024

We've been awarded the SuperRatings MySuper of the Year 2024 award based on our investment performance and processes, fees, insurance offering, administration capabilities, member servicing and governance practices.^



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Responsible Super Fund Leader 2023

HESTA is recognised as a Responsible Super Fund Leader 2023 by the Responsible Investment Association Australasia (RIAA). This acknowledges our commitment to good governance and accountability; implementation and measurement of responsible investment approaches through activities such as engagement and voting and ESG integration; proper measurement of outcomes; and high degrees of transparency.



Chant West 5 Apples logo for highest quality fund super 2023   Chant West 5 Apples logo for highest quality fund pension 2023   

Chant West 5 Apples - Super and Pension

Chant West recognises our ongoing excellence for both super and pensions with their highest rating – 5 Apples.* 



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SuperRatings Net Benefit award 2024

We were awarded the SuperRatings Net Benefit award 2024, which recognises HESTA as the Australian super fund with the best net benefit outcomes delivered to members over the short and long term.^



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ESG Leader Rating 2023 - Rainmaker

HESTA received the Rainmaker ESG Leader Rating, earned by implementing environmental, social and governance principles to a high level, while also having a track record of strong investment performance.



count on us

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SuperRatings 20 year Platinum performance rating 

Super research company, SuperRatings continually awards us the highest rating possible – Platinum – for our products. And, we were one of the first funds to receive SuperRatings’ 20 year platinum performance rating – the highest rating possible.^


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AAA Quality Rating - Rainmaker

Both our superannuation and income stream products have the AAA Quality Rating from Rainmaker.


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Canstar 2024 Outstanding Value Award - Superannuation

We've been awarded a Canstar 2024 Outstanding Value Award which recognises providers offering outstanding value to super customers.



making a difference

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The Tobacco-Free Finance Pledge

As part of our commitment to responsible investment, we also actively practice and support the elimination of tobacco from investment portfolios.


30% Club

HESTA promotes diversity through its support of the 30% Club, an organisation campaigning for 30% women on ASX 200 boards.



leading by example

WGEA Employer of Choice for Gender Equality

HESTA holds an Australian government employer of choice citation for workplace gender equality. This recognises our active commitment to achieving gender equality in Australian workplaces. 




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^ The rating is issued by SuperRatings Pty Ltd ABN 95 100 192 283 AFSL 311880 (SuperRatings). Ratings are general advice only and have been prepared without taking account of your objectives, financial situation or needs. Consider your personal circumstances, read the product disclosure statement and seek independent financial advice before investing. The rating is not a recommendation to purchase, sell or hold any product. Past performance information is not indicative of future performance. Ratings are subject to change without notice and SuperRatings assumes no obligation to update. SuperRatings use proprietary criteria to determine awards and ratings and may receive a fee for the use of its ratings and awards. Visit superratings.com.au for ratings information. © 2023 SuperRatings. All rights reserved. 

* © Zenith CW Pty Ltd ABN 20 639 121 403 (Chant West), Authorised Representative of Zenith Investment Partners Pty Ltd ABN 27 103 132 672, AFSL 226872 under AF 2021. The Chant West rating (assigned 2019 and 2021) referred to in this piece is limited to “General Advice” (s766B Corporations Act 2001).  Individuals should seek their own independent financial advice and consider the appropriateness of any financial product in light of their own circumstances and needs before making any investment decision. The advice has been prepared without taking into account the objectives, financial situation or needs of any individual, including target markets of financial products, where applicable, and is subject to change at any time without prior notice.  It is not a specific recommendation to purchase, sell or hold the relevant product(s). Investors should seek independent financial advice before making an investment decision and should consider the appropriateness of this advice in light of their own objectives, financial situation and needs.  Investors should obtain a copy of, and consider the PDS or offer document before making any decision.  Past performance is not an indication of future performance. Chant West does not make any representation or give any guarantee or assurance as to the performance or success of any financial product based on the ratings.  Chant West may charge the product issuer, fund manager or related party for use of ratings.  Chant West does not accept any liability whether direct or indirect, arising from use of the information. Chant West ratings and research are prepared by Chant West and are not connected in any way to research and ratings prepared by any of our related entities. Full details regarding Chant West’s research methodology, processes, ratings definitions are available at www.chantwest.com.au and Chant West’s Financial Services Guide is available at www.chantwest.com.au/financial-services-guide

# SuperRatings 10 Year Platinum Performance 2014-2024 (MySuper).