Briquette Factory Allowance

Award Definition

Electrical Power Industry Award 2010 [MA000088]

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Last updated: 16 August 2021

Allowance Description

An employee required to work in a briquette factory will be paid an allowance of $80.03 per week.

For the purposes of this allowance a briquette factory includes the wet section, launder areas, collecting conveyors, storage shed, loading shed, bagging hoppers, quality control laboratory, fire stations and all conveyors connecting those buildings. The briquette storage areas also form part of the briquette factory.

What to pay

$2.13 per hour up to a maximum of $80.03 per week


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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