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Award Definition

Professional Diving Industry (Industrial) Award 2010 [MA000108]

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Last updated: 16 August 2021

Allowance Description

A Diver will be paid a diving allowance of $4.20 per metre or $1.25 per foot or equivalent pressure as follows:

●a minimum of $62.50 (50 times the diving allowance per foot) will be paid for dives using other than saturation techniques;or

●a minimum of $312.50 (calculated as 250 times the diving allowance per foot) will be paid where the employee is engaged in a dive using saturation techniques.



What to pay

$4.20 per metre or $1.25 per foot, or equivalent pressure, with a minimum payment of $62.50 per 12 hour period for a dive not using saturation techniques and a minimum payment of $312.50 per 12 hour period for a dive using saturation techniques

Notes

This allowance is based on a working condition or a disability as part of working a shift.

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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