Dye House-Bleach House Allowance – Employees Also Engaged In The Loading Or Unloading F Kiers Or Entering Vaporloc Machines

Award Definition

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

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Allowance Description
Dye house-bleach house allowance Employees engaged in dye houses,operators of machines in the wool scouring and wet finishing departments,employees working on liquor tanks in bleaching departments,employees working in the colour kitchen or employees engaged in the washing of screens will be paid an additional allowance at the rate of 1.21% of standard rate per week. In addition,employees also engaged in the loading or unloading of Kiers or entering vaporloc machines will be paid a further additional allowance at the rate of 0.63% of standard rate per week.

What to pay

$0.27 per hour up to a maximum of $10.44 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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