Additional Duties Allowance - Second Cook

Award Definition

Dredging Industry Award 2010 [MA000085]

Back to search

Last updated: 16 August 2021

Allowance Description
If a second cook is required to perform cleaning duties outside of the galley and storerooms,that employee will be paid an allowance of $48.40 per week in addition to the rates fixed for ordinary work.

What to pay

$1.27 per hour up to a maximum of $48.40 per week


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?


Ready to have a 30 minute consultation?

One of our payroll experts will be in touch within one business day