Accommodation And Meals Allowance On Layover - Employee Arranges And Pays For Meals And Accommodation

Award Definition

Aircraft Cabin Crew Award 2010 [MA000047]

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Last updated: 16 August 2021

Allowance Description
If the employer and the regional cabin crew member agree,a regional cabin crew member may arrange and pay for their own accommodation and meals,and the employer will pay an allowance of $137.56 and be deemed to have discharged the obligations in clause B.1.6.

What to pay

$137.56 per layover


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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