Boots, cap and vest allowance - Track Riders

Award Definition

Horse and Greyhound Training Award 2010 [MA000008]

Back to search

Last updated: 16 August 2021

Allowance Description
Track riders (including people required to drive or ride horses) must be paid an allowance of $5.46 per week to subsidise the cost of an employee providing their own suitable skullcap, safety vest and riding boots as required.

What to pay

$5.46 per week


This is a type of expense allowance where we would expect the employee to claim a deduction for this in their tax return

Should you withhold tax?

Do not withhold from this allowancd

Should super be paid on this allowance?

This allowance should not form part of ordinary times earnings

Should payroll tax be paid on this allowance?

Include this allowance for payroll tax purposes

How is it treated on the payment summary?

Show the allowance separately in the allowance box

How should it be reported for Single Touch Payroll?


Ready to have a 30 minute consultation?

One of our payroll experts will be in touch within one business day