Broken Shift Allowance - Does Not Apply To Veterinary Surgeons

Award Definition

Animal Care and Veterinary Services Award 2010 [MA000118]

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Last updated: 16 August 2021

Allowance Description
An employee required to carry out their ordinary hours of duty in more than one shift will be paid $15.05 per shift. This is to be paid only once per 24 hour period.

What to pay

$15.05 per shift


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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