Change In Locality - Travel Time Allowance - Sleeping Berth Provided - Sunday And Public Holiday - Vehicle Manufacturing And Drafting, Planning & Technical Employees

Award Definition

Vehicle Manufacturing, Repair, Services and Retail Award 2010 [MA000089]

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Last updated: 16 August 2021

Allowance Description
The rate of pay for travelling time will be ordinary rates except on a Sunday or any public holiday prescribed in this award when it will be time and a half. The maximum travelling time to be paid for will be 12 hours out of every 24 hours or,when a sleeping berth is provided by the employer for all night travel,eight hours out of every 24 hours.

What to pay

payment at the minimum hourly rate + 50% when travelling up to a maximum of 8 hours out of any period of 24 hours


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?


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