Beneficiary Fund

The Beneficiary Fund has as its objective the support of ministers of the Church both in service and particularly in retirement. The Fund is managed by the Trustees, while responsibility for the rules and discretionary activities are governed by the Beneficiary Fund Committee. 

Chairman’s Newsletters

March 2018

Employer Superannuation Contribution Tax Update

Presbyterian Church Beneficiary Fund - a new ESCT rate may apply from 1 April 2018

Changes to the Beneficiary Fund

By decision of General Assembly, the defined benefit section of the Beneficiary Fund is being wound up, effective from 30 June 2017.

Read more about General Assembly's decision

Read about status of the wind-up of the defined benefit section in the wind-up newsletter

Please direct all enquiries about this and related changes to the Fund to: or phone the Church Property Trustees on 0800 773 779 (0800 PRESSY).

Product Disclosure Statement

The Product Disclosure Statement relating to the offer of membership in The Presbyterian Church of Aotearoa New Zealand Beneficiary Fund dated 8 June 2018 has been lodged with Registrar of Financial Service Providers.

Download or view a copy of the Product Disclosure Statement.

Actuarial Process and Assumptions

Please click here to view the document.

Fund Updates

Fund Update – PCANZ – Complying Balanced Fund 30 June 2017

Fund Update – PCANZ – 30 June 2017

Beneficiary Fund Trust Deed

Deed of Amendment to Trust Deed 5 April 2018