First Aid Allowance

Award Definition

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Last updated: 16 August 2021

Allowance Description

A full-time employee will be paid an additional $22.38 per week if they:

  • have been trained to perform first aid,
  • hold a current first aid qualification, and 
  • are appointed by the employer to perform first aid duty.

An eligible part-time or casual employee will be paid the allowance on a pro-rata basis.

What to pay

$0.59 per hour up to a maximum of $22.38 per week


This allowance is based on the employee holding a relevant qualification

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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