Computing Quantities Allowance - Not Leading Hand


Award Definition

Plumbing and Fire Sprinklers Award 2010 [MA000036]

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Last updated: 16 August 2021

Allowance Description
Employees who are regularly required to compute or estimate quantities of materials in respect of the work performed by other employees must be paid an additional $5.40 per day or part thereof.  This allowance will not apply to an employee classified as a leading hand and receiving the allowance.

What to pay

$5.40 per day or part thereof

Notes

This allowance is based on performing a special duty or a certain area of responsibility

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?

Gross PAYEVNTEMP47

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