Cbus has a proud history as one of Australia's first industry funds. Cbus was formed in 1984 when construction and building workers won the right to superannuation and established BUS and AUST (later merged to form Cbus)

Built by workers, for workers

Today, Cbus is the leading Industry Super Fund for the building, construction and allied industries.

As one of Australia’s largest super funds, Cbus provide superannuation and income stream accounts to more than 775,000 members and manage over $65 billion of Cbus members’ money (as at 30 June 2021). Cbus members include workers and retirees, their families and employers.

Cbus is a significant investor in the Australian economy. Cbus continue to grow our investment in both infrastructure and property assets in Australia and overseas. Cbus' property development company, Cbus Property, provides a unique opportunity to build commercial and residential property across the country and create jobs for their members.

Cbus members and employer interests are represented on the Cbus board through sponsoring organisations. Cbus sponsoring organisations are sourced from unions and employer associations as follows:

ACTU - Australian Council of Trade Unions
AMWU - Australian Manufacturing Workers Union 
AWU - Australian Workers Union
CEPU - Communications Electrical Electronic Energy Information Postal Plumbing and Allied Services Union of Australia
CFMEU - Construction, Forestry, Maritime, Mining and Energy Union
MBA - Master Builders Association.

Retirement Planning Seminars

Cbus runs retirement planning seminars at the Centre for U which cover:

  • Types of contributions
  • Access to super
  • Transitioning to retirement strategies
  • Investment choice
  • Centrelink
  • How to get advice

Book your retirement planning seminar here

For more information about Cbus go to cbussuper.com.au
Phone:  1300 361 784
Email cbusenq@cbussuper.com.au
Visit Cbus in person in Adelaide, Brisbane, Melbourne, Perth and Sydney, or get in touch with your local Cbus Coordinator at cbussuper.com.au/contact


This information is about Cbus. It doesn’t take into account your specific needs, so you should look at your own financial position, objectives and requirements before making any financial decisions. Read the relevant Cbus Product Disclosure Statement to decide whether Cbus is right for you. Also read the relevant Target Market Determination at cbussuper.com.au/tmd (available from 5 October 2021). Cbus' Trustee: United Super Pty Ltd ABN 46 006 261 623 ASFL 233792 Cbus ABN 75 493 363 262.