Heavy Blocks Allowance - Over 5.5 Kg And Under 9 Kg

Award Definition

Joinery and Building Trades Award 2010 [MA000029]

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Applies from: 01/07/2023

Allowance Description

An employee handling, lifting and placing heavy blocks must be paid:


$ per hour

Where the blocks weigh over 5.5kg and under 9kg


Where the blocks weigh 9kg or over and up to 18kg


Where the blocks weigh over 18kg


What to pay

$0.84 per hour


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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