The following allowances are payable to a driver of a commercial vehicle used in the course of the employer’s business:
i) for each additional complete tonne over 8 tonnes an allowance of $1.71 per week;
(ii) employees engaged in driving a motor vehicle drawing an empty trailer will be paid an additional $2.22 per day;
(iii) employees engaged in driving a motor vehicle drawing a loaded trailer will be paid an additional $4.00 per day.
$0.05 per tonne per hour and up to a maximum of $1.71 per tonne per week
This allowance is based on a working condition or a disability as part of working a shift.
Withhold tax from this allowance
This allowance forms part of ordinary times earnings
Include this allowance for payroll tax purposes
Include this allowance as part of gross wages