Where an employee is required to supervise clients in excursion activities involving overnight stays away from home,the following provisions will apply:
(a) payment at ordinary rates of pay for time worked between the hours of 8.00 am to 6.00 pm Monday to Sunday up to a maximum of eight hours per day;and
(b) in addition,payment of a sleepover allowance of 7.76% of the standard rate will be made for every night spent away from home while on excursions.
What to pay
$67.36 per night spent away from home on excursion
This is a type of expense allowance where we would expect the employee to claim a deduction for this in their tax return
Should you withhold tax?
Do not withhold from this allowancd
Should super be paid on this allowance?
This allowance should not form 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?
Show the allowance separately in the allowance box
How should it be reported for Single Touch Payroll?