Diving Allowance - Finfish Attendants - Diving Equipment Supplied By Employee

Award Definition

Aquaculture Industry Award 2010 [MA000114]

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Last updated: 16 August 2021

Allowance Description
Finfish attendants, who supply their own diving equipment, excluding tools, will be paid an allowance of $6.11 per hour or part thereof in addition to the $4.23 per hour or part thereof diving allowance.

What to pay

$10.34 per hour


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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