First Aid Allowance

Award Definition

Gas Industry Award 2010 [MA000061]

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Allowance Description
Where an employee holds a current first aid certificate and is appointed by the employer as a first aid attendant they must be paid an allowance of 2% of the standard rate each week.

What to pay

$0.46 per hour up to a maximum of $17.55 per week


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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