Meal Allowance - Motion Picture Product Allowances - Lunch On Location

Award Definition

Broadcasting, Recorded Entertainment and Cinemas Award 2010 [MA000091]

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Applies from: 01/07/2023

Allowance Description
Upon location if a satisfactory lunch cannot be obtained by the employee such meal will be provided by the employer or the employee will be paid an amount of $14.95.

What to pay

$14.95 for lunch


This is a type of expense allowance where we would not expect the employee to claim a deduction for this in their tax return

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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