Local Government Super is proud of the recognition we receive from financial publications and independent research houses.
The awards further enhance our commitment to providing good value, excellent member services and long-term sustainable returns.
Local Government Super has been named Best Green Super Fund in Money magazine’s Best of the Best Awards a record six times since 2012.
Receiving this prestigious award numerous times has cemented LGS as an industry leader in responsible and sustainable investment.
Taking out the SuperRatings infinity Award six times since the award was established in 2008 has been great recognition of our long standing commitment to responsible and sustainable investment.
These awards recognised our strong management of climate change risks and how we closely engage with our members on sustainability issues.
Local Government Super’s direct property portfolio has received a 5-star rating from the Global Real Estate Sustainability Benchmark (GRESB) confirming that it is one of the most sustainable property portfolios in Australia.
The GRESB rating is based on the environmental, social and governance performance of our direct property assets.
Our direct property portfolio was the first in Australia to achieve a 5-Star Green Star rating.
The 5-Star Green Star Performance rating, which represents ‘Australian Excellence’ in sustainability, is an internationally-recognised sustainability rating system.
Local Government Super has always had a strong commitment to responsible and sustainable investment and was the first super fund in Australia to stop investing in tobacco in 2001.
Independent advisers, the Heron Partnership, have awarded Local Government Super their 2018/19 five-star quality rating for our superannuation products.
In February 2016, we were certified as a responsible super fund by the Responsible Investment Association of Australasia (RIAA), the peak body representing responsible and ethical investors across Australia and New Zealand.
Leading financial services information company, SelectingSuper has confirmed Local Government Super’s triple-A rating. This rating means that Local Government Super is rated exceptionally well on organisational strength, administration communications, investment performance, insurance and other services.
Australia’s leading ratings agency for Super Funds, SuperRatings confirmed our Gold Ranking recognising our competitive service, insurance benefits fees and strong fund governance.