First Aid Allowance

Award Definition

Timber Industry Award 2010 [MA000071]

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Last updated: 16 August 2021

Allowance Description
First aid Where an employee holds a certificate as a first aid attendant,an additional 2% of the standard rate for each week in which three days or more have been worked will be paid to such employee. This amount will be payable in addition to any amounts paid for annual leave,personal leave and public holidays provided that this allowance will not be subject to any premium or penalty additions.

What to pay

$17.99 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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