Call-Back Allowance

Award Definition

Graphic Arts, Printing and Publishing Award 2010 [MA000026]

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Last updated: 16 August 2021

Allowance Description
An employee called back will be paid one hour’s ordinary pay for such call back and,in addition,will be paid as provided in clause

What to pay

payment of one hour at the minimum hourly rate (including any relevant all purpose allowance) in addition to relevant call-back penalty payment


This isn't technically an allowance, more a payment for hours worked

Should you withhold tax?

Withhold tax from these payments

Should super be paid on this allowance?

Include super to the extent that it is within ordinary hours

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 as part of gross wages

How should it be reported for Single Touch Payroll?


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