Company Dancers and Performers: Special Attendances Allowance - Prospective Employee (Includes Supernumeraries)


Award Definition

Live Performance Award 2010 [MA000081]

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Last updated: 16 August 2021

Allowance Description

A prospective employee may be required to attend at the employer’s place of business, a still photographic studio or another location agreed between the employer and the prospective employee for the purposes of wardrobe, fitting, publicity, public relations, still photography or any matter connected with the employer’s business (except radio or television appearances and/or interviews). The employer will pay the prospective employee for the time of the attendance at the casual rehearsal rate of $42.12 per hour for a minimum of 3 hours and payment for the cost of travel to any venue or location.



What to pay

$42.12 per hour for a minimum of 3 hours and payment for the cost of travel to any venue or location

Notes

This isn't technically an allowance, more a payment for hours worked

Should you withhold tax?

Withhold tax from these payments

Should super be paid on this allowance?

Include super to the extent that it is within ordinary hours

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 as part of gross wages

How should it be reported for Single Touch Payroll?

Gross PAYEVNTEMP47

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