Broken Shift Allowance - Not Casuals

Award Definition

Registered and Licensed Clubs Award 2010 [MA000058]

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Last updated: 16 August 2021

Allowance Description

An employee (other than a casual employee) who is required to work any of their ordinary hours on any day in more than one period of employment,other than for meal breaks in accordance with the provisions of clause 17Meal breaks,will be paid an allowance of $3.60 per day,for the broken work period worked.

What to pay

$3.60 per day


This allowance is based on a working condition or a disability as part of working a shift.

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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