Acting On Plumber'S Licence Or Equivalent Allowance

Award Definition

Plumbing and Fire Sprinklers Award 2010 [MA000036]

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Allowance Description
An employee who is required by their employer to act on their plumber’s licence or equivalent,must be paid an additional 5.2% of the hourly standard rate per hour for every hour of their employment whether or not the employee has in any hour acted on such licence or certificate. Acting on their plumber’s licence will mean signing of notices and assuming responsibility to relevant authorities.

What to pay

$1.20 per hour


This allowance is based on the employee holding a relevant qualification

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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