Fares Allowance - Commences And Finishes Work Within A 50 Km Radius Of The General Post Office In The City Or Town In Which The Employer’S Business Address Is Situated

Award Definition

Professional Diving Industry (Industrial) Award 2010 [MA000108]

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Last updated: 16 August 2021

Allowance Description
Employees who start and finish work within a 50 km radius of the General Post Office in the city or town in which the employer’s business address is situated will receive a fare allowance of $11.93 per day.

What to pay

$11.93 per day and reimbursement for the cost of fares for all travel beyond the 50km boundary


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?


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