Driver Of An Articulated Vehicle Allowance - 11 Tonnes Or More - Vehicle Industry Rs&R Employees

Award Definition

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

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Last updated: 16 August 2021

Allowance Description
An allowance of $1.69 per week is payable for each additional complete tonne over 10 tonnes to a driver who is required to drive an articulated vehicle in the course of the employer’s busines

What to pay

$0.04 per additional tonne over 10 tonnes per hour and up to a maximum of $1.69 per tonne 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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