Daily Travel Allowance - Away From Home - Shearing Operations - Not Woolclassers Or Shearing Shed Experts

Award Definition

Pastoral Award 2010 [MA000035]

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Last updated: 16 August 2021

Allowance Description
Where the total travel time to and from the sleeping quarters and the shed exceeds one hour per day, an allowance of $18.81 per hour for all travel time in excess of 1 hour a day will be payable to the employee for all time in excess of such hour.

What to pay

$18.81 per hour for all travel time in excess of 1 hour a day


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?


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