Blending Allowance

Award Definition

Textile, Clothing, Footwear and Associated Industries Award 2010 [MA000017]

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Last updated: 16 August 2021

Allowance Description

An allowance of $26.09 per week will be paid to an employee employed as a blender or blending machine attendant who,in the course of duty,is required to blend cow hair,goat hair,angora rabbit hair and/or rabbit kemp with other fibres whilst so engaged.

What to pay

$0.69 per hour up to a maximum of $26.09 per week


This allowance is based on a working condition or a disability as part of working a shift.

Should you withhold tax?

Withhold tax from this allowance

Should super be paid on this allowance?

This allowance forms 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?

Include this allowance as part of gross wages

How should it be reported for Single Touch Payroll?


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