Upcoming FIS seminars in Tasmania

Find upcoming financial information service (FIS) seminars in Tasmania.

Booking a FIS seminar

There are 2 ways to book a seminar.

You can email the FIS seminars booking team at least 3 days before the seminar. Don't forget to include:

  • the title, date and location of the seminar you want to go to
  • your phone number, or contact details, in case the seminar is cancelled
  • how you found out about the seminar, such as a newspaper, flyer or Facebook

You can also call our FIS seminar booking phone line and book over the phone.

Planning for retirement seminars

Understanding superannuation

Topics covered:

  • how superannuation works
  • who can contribute
  • accumulations and options within funds
  • access to superannuation
Location Venue Date and time
Launceston Launceston Service Centre,
8 Boland Street
14 August, 6 pm to 8 pm

Getting ready for retirement seminars

Age Pension and your choices

Topics covered:

  • income and assets tests
  • deeming investments
  • concession issues and tax issues
  • your retirement choices
Location Venue Date and time
Launceston Launceston Service Centre,
8 Bolland Street
21 August, 6 pm to 8 pm

Understanding retirement income streams

Topics covered:

  • how income streams work
  • options available
  • tax and Centrelink assessment
  • the consequences of your choices
Location Venue Date and time
Launceston Launceston Service Centre,
8 Bolland Street
16 August, 6 pm to 8 pm

Living in retirement seminars

Currently there are no living in retirement seminars scheduled.

General interest seminars

Retirement reality and investment choices

Topics covered:

  • government policy
  • working out how much you need to retire on
  • investment options to prepare yourself
  • when should I retire
Location Venue Date and time
Riverside Tailrace Centre,
1 Waterfront Drive
16 June, 9:00 am to 3:30 pm
Lindisfarne Motor Yacht Club of Tasmania,
1 Ford Parade
21 July, 9 am to 3 pm

Accommodation options in retirement

Topics covered:

  • your choice to own or not
  • how financial considerations can alter choice
  • Centrelink assessment for each choice
  • financial advantages and disadvantages
Location Venue Date and time
Currie King Island Regional Development Organisation (KIRDO),
5 George Street
18 July, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Launceston Launceston Service Centre,
8 Boland Street
23 August, 6 pm to 8 pm

Aged care - fees and charges

Topics covered:

  • Entry into different levels of care
  • Fees and charges
  • Options for your former home
  • Pension issues
Location Venue Date and time
Launceston Launceston Service Centre,
8 Bolland Street
28 August, 6 pm to 8 pm
No seminars in your area? Tell us what seminar you’re interested in and where you’d like it run.

Page last updated: 18 June 2018