Skip navigation

FOR – Documents — Department of the Treasury; Order for the Production of Documents

Wendy Askew

At the request of Senator Birmingham, I move:

That there be laid on the table by the Minister representing the Treasurer, by 9.30 am on Friday, 24 March 2023:

(a) the complete email and any associated attachments sent on Friday, 3 March 2023 at 6.03 pm, with the subject line 'Large balances: Q&A for QT and additional info [SEC=OFFICIAL]', to or from the Treasurer's office or the Treasury; and

(b) any document titled 'Large superannuation balances' generated within the Treasury or the Treasurer's office between 2 and 10 March 2023 that contains the following text: 'In 30 years, it projected that roughly only the top 10 per cent of earners will retire with superannuation balances of around $3 million or more'.

Sue Lines

The question is that general business notice of motion No. 193, standing in the name of Senator Birmingham, be agreed to.


Date and time: 4:02 PM on 2023-03-22
Senator Pocock's vote: Aye
Total number of "aye" votes: 41
Total number of "no" votes: 18
Total number of abstentions: 17

Adapted from information made available by