Emergency Maintenance Allowance - Harbour Towage Operations - General Purpose Rating


Award Definition

Marine Towage Award 2010 [MA000050]

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Last updated: 16 August 2021

Allowance Description

An employee who, at the request of the employer is required to perform emergency maintenance work onboard a tug outside the span of ordinary hours, will be paid an allowance as set out in the table below:

Category

$ per hour

General Purpose Rating

58.33

Category 1 (0–1850 tonnage/power units)

 

Mate

72.69

Master and Engineer

92.60

Category 2 (1850 or more tonnage/power units)

 

Mate

66.96

Master and Engineer

96.57



What to pay

$58.33 per hour

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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