Disability Allowance - Casual

Award Definition

Professional Diving Industry (Industrial) Award 2010 [MA000108]

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Allowance Description
Employees will receive an additional payment of 8% of the standard rate for each on-duty day (or in the case of casual employees 9.49% of the standard rate per on-duty day) on a support vessel whether dynamically positioned or anchor moored in recognition of all disabilities and work requirements associated with living and working from such a vessel. The amounts shown reflect payment for the on-duty and off-duty period.

What to pay

$82.75 per on-duty day on a support vessel


This allowance is based on performing a special duty or a certain area of responsibility

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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