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Allowances FED - Comparison - Fair Work Australia

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									       Award matter                              Provision
AM1    Minimum wages – This will include skill   classifications
       based classifications and career          career structures and progression
       structures, incentive based payments      procedure for classifying employees
       and bonuses, wage rates and other         wage rates - adults
       arrangements for apprentices and
                                                 provisions for juniors
       trainees
                                                 provisions for trainees
                                                 exit from traineeship rates
                                                 provisions for apprentices
                                                 adult apprentices
                                                 provisions for employees with a disability
                                                 casual loading (ordinary time)
                                                 incentive based payments
                                                 bonuses
                                                 piece rates
                                                 mixed functions
                                                 payment of wages
                                                 wages - other

NES1 Hours of work                               ordinary time hours of work - quantum
AM3 Arrangements for when work is                day workers
     performed - including hours of work,        continuous shift workers
     rostering, rest breaks and meal breaks      non continuous
                                                 span of ordinary hours
                                                 daylight saving
                                                 rostering
                                                 rest breaks
                                                 meal breaks
                                                 rostered days off
                                                 make-up time
                                                 hours - other

NES4 Annual leave                                annual leave - quantum
AM8 Leave and leave loading and the              annual leave payment
     arrangements for taking leave               calculation of leave entitlement
                                                 public holidays falling in annual leave
                                                 annual leave in 1 or more separate periods
                                                 leave is to be taken
                                                 time of taking leave
                                                 leave allowed before due date
                                                 proportionate leave on termination
                                                 annual leave loading
                                                 annual close down
                                                 calculation of service
                                                 annual leave - other

NES10 Long service leave                         long service leave


NES5 Personal, carers and compassionate          Personal Leave
     leave                                       quantum
                                                 accrual
                                                 broken service
                                                 give notice
                                                 medical certificate
                                                 sick leave while on leave
                                                 single days
                                                 worker's comp
                                                 attendance at hospital
                                                 Carer's
                                                quantum
                                                casuals
                                                definitions
                                                evidence required
                                                unpaid leave
                                                use of annual leave
                                                Bereavement leave
                                                death inside Australia
                                                death outside Australia
                                                definitions
                                                evidence required
                                                unpaid leave
                                                casuals

NES6 Community service leave                    jury service
                                                armed services leave
                                                other community leave

NES2 Parental leave                             parental leave - test case provision?
                                                parental leave - other

NES3 Flexible work for parents                  Right to request test case provision?
                                                flexible work for parents - other

NES7 Public holidays                            payment on public holidays - day workers
                                                payment on public holidays - continuous shift workers
                                                payment on public holidays - non-continuous shift workers
                                                designated public holidays
                                                substitution for public holidays
                                                rostered day off falling on public holiday
                                                absence before or after public holiday
                                                time off instead of public holiday rate
                                                public holidays - other
                                                public holidays during annual leave

AM7    Allowances including reimbursement of    higher duties
       expenses, higher duties and disability   Expense related allowances . . .
       based payments                           Disability allowances . . .
                                                Responsibility or skill allowances . . .
                                                Extra rates not cumulative

AM4    Overtime rates for employees working     overtime rates
       long hours                               payment for working overtime
                                                reasonable overtime
                                                one in all in does not apply?
                                                rest period after overtime
                                                call back
                                                standing by
                                                Saturday work
                                                Sunday work
                                                public holiday work
                                                transport of employees

AM5    Penalty rates for employees working      weekend rates
       unsocial, irregular or unpredictable     casual rates outside ordinary hours
       hours, on weekends or public holidays,   penalty rates - other
       and as shift workers                     afternoon shift
                                                night shift
                                                Saturday shift
                                                Sunday
                                                   public holiday shift

AM6    Provisions for minimum annualised           annualised salary
       wage or salary arrangements that have
       regard to the patterns of work in an
       occupation, industry or enterprise as an
       alternative to the payment of penalty
       rates, with appropriate safeguards to
       ensure individual employees are not
       disadvantaged



NES9 Notice of termination and redundancy          Notice of termination test case provision?
                                                   severance pay
                                                   notice of termination - other
                                                   Redundancy pay test case provision?
                                                   redundancy pay - other

AM10 Consultation, representation and dispute consultation
     settling procedures                      dispute settling procedure
                                                   time off to discuss industrial matters?
                                                   training for dispute resolution
                                                   consultation - other
                                                   redundancy disputes

AM2    The type of work performed - for            employment categories
       example whether an employee is              requirement to inform employee
       permanent or casual, and the facilitation   part-time
       of flexible working arrangements,           casual loading
       particularly for employees with family
                                                   casual - other
       responsibilities, including quality part
       time employment and job sharing
                                                   probationary employment
                                                   employment for a specified task
                                                   types of employment - other
                                                   employer and employee duties
                                                   full-time employment
                                                   apprentices
                                                   school based apprentices
                                                   trainees
                                                   juniors


AM9    Superannuation                              superannuation

NES8 Information in the workplace                  information in the workplace
                                                   posting of award


       Flexibility clause                          TO BE INSERTED IN EACH AWARD


       MATTERS NOT LISTED IN POLICY                Stand-down provisions
                                                   Accident pay
                                                   Anti-discrimination
                                                   OH&S
                                                   Right of entry
                                                   Preference to union members
                                                   Obsolete provisions
                                                   Coverage
                                                   Facilitative Provisions
                                                   Enterprise Flexibility
                                                   Definitions
Abandonment of Employment
Training
AP789529 - Fed                 AP787983 - Fed ACT
cl 5.1         1c - 14         cl 22.1.3(a) & (b)   1b - 14
sch D
cl 5.1.3
cl 5.1.1 (c)                   cl 22.1
cl 5.5                         cl 24
cl 5.6         NTW
cl 5.6.2
cl 5.3                         cl 23.1
cl 5.4
cl 5.8.3           $61.00



cl 5.7
cl 5.1.4                       cl 22.3
cl 5.11                        cl 28
cl 5.1.1 (e)

cl 6.1              Av 38hrs   cl 29.1              Av 38hrs
cl 6.1.1                       cl 29.1
cl 6.1.2                       cl 29.2
cl 6.1.3                       cl 29.3
cl 6.1.1                       cl 29.4.1
cl 6.1.5                       cl 29.5
cl 6.1.4                       cl 29.4
20 mins > 4hrs      Paid       20 mins > 4hrs       Paid
cl 6.3              5hrs       cl 31

cl 6.1.6                       cl 29.6


cl 7.1.1            4 wks      cl 33                4 weeks
cl 7.1.3                       cl 33.3
cl 7.1.5                       cl 33.1.3
cl 7.1.6                       cl 33.6
cl 7.1.7                       cl 33.7
cl 7.1.8                       cl 33.8
cl 7.1.9                       cl 33.9
cl 7.1.10                      cl 33.10
cl 7.1.11                      cl 33.11
cl 7.1.4               17.50%
cl 7.1.12                      c
                    4 wks notice l 33.12            4 wks notice




cl 7.2                         cl 34
cl 7.2.2(b) & (c)              cl 34.1.2 & 3
cl 7.2.3                       cl 34.2
cl 7.2.5                       cl 34.1.6
cl 7.2.8                       cl 34.5
cl 7.2.9(a)                    cl 34.6

cl 7.2.10                      cl 34.7
cl 7.2.4                       cl 34.1.5
cl 7.2.2(b)                        cl 34.1.2 & 3
cl 4.2.3(g)
 cl 7.4.1                          cl 34.3
cl 7.2.9(b) & (c)                  cl 34.6.2
cl 7.2.11                          cl 34.8

cl 7.2A
cl 7.2A.1(a)                       34A.1.1
cl 7.2A.1(b)                       34A.1.2
cl 7.2.1                           cl 35.1
cl 7.2A.1 (a) & (b)                34A.1.1 & 2
cl 7.2A.2                          34A.2
cl 4.2.3(g)

cl 7.3



cl 7.4                Yes          cl 35
cl 7.4.12             Yes          cl 35.12




cl 7.5.2 (c)                       cl 36.2.1
7.5.2(a)                           cl 36.2.2
7.5.2 (b)
cl 7.5.1                           cl 36.1.1
cl 7.5.1(d) & (e)                  cl 36.1.2, 3 & 4
cl 7.5.4
cl 7.5.3


cl 7.5.5

cl 5.9



cl 5.10

cl 6.4                             &>
                       < 3 hrs 1.5cl 323hrs 2
cl 6.4.1                          cl 32.1
cl 6.4.2              test case pr
cl 6.4.3              Yes
cl 6.4.4              10hrs
cl 6.4.5              min 4hrs
cl 6.4.6                          c
                      ordinary ratel 32.5              ordinary rate
cl 6.4.7                           & > 3hrs
                       < 3 hrs 1.5cl 32.6 2 min 4hrs   < 3 hrs 1.5 & > 3hrs 2 min 4hrs
cl 6.4.8              2 min 3hrs cl 32.7               2 min 3hrs
cl 6.4.9              2.5 min 3hrs
cl 6.4.12             cl 32.11




cl 6.2.2                    15%
cl 6.2.2                    15%
cl 6.2.3                     1.5
cl 6.2.4                       2
cl 6.2.4                  2.5




cl 4.3             Yes          cl 18     Yes
cl 4.4.2                        cl 19.3

cl 4.4             Yes          cl 19     Yes


cl 3.1                          cl 14
cl 3.2                          cl 15
                                cl 15.3   N
cl 3.2.5

cl 3.2.4                        cl 15.4

                                cl 17

cl 4.2.4                     cl 17.4
cl 4.2.3                 25% cl 17.3            20%
cl 4.2.3
cl 4.2.1                        cl 17.1
cl 4.2.5                        cl 17.5
cl 4.2.3 (f) (i)
cl 4.1                          cl 16
cl 4.2.2                        cl 17.2
cl 4.2.6                        cl 17.6
cl 4.2.7
cl 4.2.8           NTW
cl 4.2.9


                                cl 27




cl 4.6                          cl 21

cl 1.3                          cl 3




cl 2.2                          cl 13
cl 2.1                          cl 12
cl 1.4                          cl 4
cl 4.7
cl 5.2
Electrical Contracting Industry Comparison - Federal Awards & NAPSAs - Allowances

                                        AP791396CRV - Fed                     AP819377CRN - Fed            AP819348 - Fed         AN120191 - NSW                 AN120192 - NSW              AN140103 - Qld             AN150050 - SA            AN160108 - WA
AM s.576J(1)(g)                         National Electrical, Electronic and   Electrical Engineering and   Electroskills Industry Electrical, Electronic and     Electricians, &c. (State)   Electrical Contracting     Electrical Contracting   Electrical Contracting
Allowances                              Communications Contracting            Contracting Industries       Training Award 2002 Communications                    Award                       Industry Award - State     Industry (South          Industry Award R 22 of
                                        Industry Award 1998                   (Northern Territory) Award                          Contracting Industry (State)                               2003                       Australia) Award         1978
                                                                              2002                                                Award 2004
                                        cl 18                                 cl 16                        N/A                    cl 15                          cl 14                       cl 5.8                     cl 5.3                   cl 18
                                        ppc 08Oct05                           cl 17
                                                                              cl 18
                                                                              cl 19
                                                                              ppc 03Mar05
Tool Allowance:
Tool allowance not otherwise            • $17.00 per week (Vic and Tas)*      $19.65 per week*             -                      $12.30 per week (cl 5.3.1)* $12.25 per week (cl 7.3.1)* -                             $12.50 per week*         $12.70 per week†
specified                               • $12.50 per week (SA and ACT)*
Electrical fitters and electrical       -                                     -                            -                      -                              -                           $22.70 per week            -                        -
mechanics
Automotive electricians, radio          -                                     -                            -                      -                              -                           $17.00 per week            -                        -
mechanics, television mechanics
Jointers and linespersons               -                                                                                                                                                    $13.40 per week
Lineman or cable jointers where tools   -                                     $9.80 per week*              -                      -                              -                           -                          -                        -
not provided

Electrician's license allowance:
A grade license                         • $21.00 per week (Vic)*              -                            -                      -                              -                           -                          $19.00 per week*         $18.70 per week
                                        • $19.00 per week (SA)*
                                        • $30.10 per week (ACT)*
                                        • $18.30 per week (Tas)*
B grade license                         $16.20 per week (ACT)*                -                            -                      -                              -                           -                          -                        $18.70 per week

Maintenance of electrical distribution $44.40 per week (Vic, SA and Tas       -                            -                      -                              -                           -                          $44.40 per week*         -
lines and tree clearing                only)*

Attending ordinary work                 $13.30 per week (Vic and Tas only)*   -                            -                      -                              -                           -                          -                        -

Leading hand in charge of:
Up to 2 people                          $12.40 per week (SA)*                 -                            -                      -                              -                           -                          $12.40 per week*         -
Up to 5 people                          $28.20 per week (ACT)*                -
3 - 10 people                           • $24.80 per week (Vic)*              $22.40 per week              -                      -                              -                           -                          $25.30 per week*         $22.20 per week
                                        • $25.30 per week (SA)*
                                        • $25.70 per week (Tas)*
11 - 20 people                          • $34.50 per week (Vic)*              $34.00 per week              -                      -                              -                           -                          $38.30 per week*         $33.80 per week
                                        • $38.30 per week (SA)*
                                        • $35.40 per week (Tas)*
More than 5 people                      $35.20 per week (ACT)*                -                            -                      -                              -                           -
More than 20 people                     • $47.10 per week (Vic)*              $44.80 per week              -                      -                              -                           -                          $51.10 per week*         $43.60 per week
                                        • $51.10 per week (SA)*
                                        • $48.60 per week (Tas)*
4 or more employees or 2 or more        -                                     -                            -                      $40.00 per week (cl 3.3.2)* $40.00 per week (cl 4.1.2)* -                             -                        -
tradespersons
4 or more employees or 3 - 4 or more -                                        -                            -                      -                              -                           $29.80 per 38 hour week,   -                        -
journeypersons if the leading hand is                                                                                                                                                        or $5.90 per day
a journeyperson

Service increment after:
1 years service                         • $1.20 per week (Vic)*               -                            -                      -                              -                           -                          $1.02 per week           -
                                        • $1.02 per week (SA)*
3 years service                         • $2.50 per week (Vic)*               -                            -                      -                              -                           -                          $2.96 per week           -
                                        • $2.96 per week (SA)*
                                        • $2.73 per week (Tas)*
5 years service                         • $5.00 per week (Vic)*               -                            -                      -                              -                           -                          $4.89 per week           -
                                        • $4.89 per week (SA)*
                                        • $5.01 per week (Tas)*
7 years service                         • $7.70 per week (Vic)*               -                            -                      -                              -                           -                          $7.51 per week           -
                                        • $7.51 per week (SA)*
                                        • $7.74 per week (Tas)*

10 years service                        • $10.20 per week (Vic)*              -                            -                      -                              -                           -                          $9.79 per week           -
                                        • $9.79 per week (SA)*
                                        • $10.35 per week (Tas)*




 Electrical Contracting Industry Comparison - Federal Awards and NAPSAs - Allowances - As at 12 January 2009                                                                                                                                                              Page 9 of 15
                                        AP791396CRV - Fed                         AP819377CRN - Fed              AP819348 - Fed         AN120191 - NSW               AN120192 - NSW                     AN140103 - Qld              AN150050 - SA            AN160108 - WA
AM s.576J(1)(g)                         National Electrical, Electronic and       Electrical Engineering and     Electroskills Industry Electrical, Electronic and   Electricians, &c. (State)          Electrical Contracting      Electrical Contracting   Electrical Contracting
Allowances                              Communications Contracting                Contracting Industries         Training Award 2002 Communications                  Award                              Industry Award - State      Industry (South          Industry Award R 22 of
                                        Industry Award 1998                       (Northern Territory) Award                            Contracting Industry (State)                                    2003                        Australia) Award         1978
                                                                                  2002                                                  Award 2004

Nominee for electrical contractor       • $53.00 per week (Vic)*                  -                              -                      -                                -                              $53.50 per week*, $10.68    -                        $52.90 per week
allowance                               • $51.80 per week (ACT)*                                                                                                                                        per day*
                                        • $42.60 per week (Tas)*

Ordering materials for at least 2     • $11.30 per week or $2.50 per day          -                              -                      -                                -                              -                           -                        -
workers, minimum 4 day period, n/a if (Vic, Tas except no 4 day period)*
receiving leading hand allowance

Meal allowance:
For overtime in excess of 2 hours for   • $10.40 (Vic)                            $7.80 per meal or employer to -                       $8.95 per meal (except 1         $8.95 per meal (except 1       $9.60 per meal or           $9.70 per meal or        $10.00 per meal or
which employee had less than 1 day      • $9.70 (SA and Tas)                      provide meal (cl 30.6)                                and a half hours) (cl 19.8.1,    and a half hours) (cl 19.8,    employer to provide meal    employer to provide      employer to provide meal
warning and could not reasonably        • $9.60 except after 1 and a half hours                                                         cl 20.4.2.1) or employer to      cl 20.4.2.1)) or employer to   (cl 6.2.9)                  meal (cl 6.3.3)          (cl 12.2(e)(i))
return home                             (ACT)                                                                                           provide meal                     provide meal
Meals not included in cost of           • $10.40 per meal (Vic, cl                $24.20 per day or $169.20 per -                       -                                -                              -                           -                        -
fares/accommodation arranged by         30.4.3(b)(iii))                           week where employer
employer                                • $9.70 per meal (SA, cl29.2.2(b), Tas,   provides accommodation but
                                        cl 30.3.5(c))                             not meals
Meal allowance while travelling         -                                         -                              -                      -                                -                              $9.60 per meal (cl 8.1.2)   $9.70 per meal (cl
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    8.1.4(ii))

Multi-storey allowance:
0 - 15 floor                            • $0.40 per hour (Vic & Tas)              -                              -                      $0.39 per hour                   $0.38 per hour                 $0.392 per hour             -                        -
                                        • $0.39 per hour (ACT)
16 - 30 floor                           • $0.48 per hour (Vic)                    -                              -                      $0.47 per hour                   $0.42 per hour                 $0.4835 per hour            -                        -
                                        • $0.47 per hour (ACT)
                                        • $0.50 per hour (Tas)
31 - 45 floor                           • $0.75 per hour (Vic & Tas)              -                              -                      $0.72 per hour                   $0.50 per hour                 $0.719 per hour             -                        -
                                        • $0.73 per hour (ACT)
46 - 60 floor                           • $0.95 per hour (Vic)                    -                              -                      $0.92 per hour                   $0.61 per hour                 $0.9415 per hour            -                        -
                                        • $0.91 per hour (ACT)
                                        • $0.94 per hour (Tas)
More than 60 floors                     • $1.20 per hour (Vic & Tas)              -                              -                      $1.16 per hour                   $0.68 per hour                 $1.1755 per hour            -                        -
                                        • $1.17 per hour (ACT)
Height more than 5 storeys, not         $21.40 per week or pro rata (SA -         -                              -                      -                                                                                           $21.40 per week or pro   $35.50 per week
otherwise specified                     minimum 2 hours work)                                                                                                                                                                       rata
4 - 10 floor                            -                                         $0.42 per hour                 -                      -                                -                              -                           -                        -
11 - 15 floor                           -                                         $0.54 per hour                 -                      -                                -                              -                           -                        -
16 - 20 floor                           -                                         $0.67 per hour                 -                      -                                -                              -                           -                        -

Service core over 15 m                  Multi-storey allowance plus towers        Multi-storey allowance plus    -                      -                                -                              $0.19 per hour plus         -                        -
                                        allowance (see cl 18.3.2(c))              allowance in 16.9.10 (see cl                                                                                          $0.3135 per hour each
                                                                                  16.9.2)                                                                                                               additional 15 m

Tower allowance:
Per 15 m above highest point of main $0.48 per hour (Vic)                         -                              -                      -                                -                              -                                                    -
structure, payable in addition to multi- $0.50 per hour (Tas)
storey allowance
Towers in excess of 15 m                 $21.40 per week (SA)                     -                              -                      -                                -                              -                           $21.40 per week          -

Height allowance:
12 - 24 m                               $0.43 per hour (min. $1.50 per day)       -                              -                      -                                -                              -                           -                        -
                                        (ACT)
24 - 60 m                               $0.76 per hour (min. $1.50 per day)       -                              -                      -                                -                              -                           -                        -
                                        (ACT)
More than 60 m                          $1.50 per hour (min. $3.90 per day)       -                              -                      -                                -                              -                           -                        -
                                        (ACT)
More than 15 m                          -                                         $0.71 per hour (provided 760   -                      $0.47 per hour (per 15 m)        $0.47 per hour (per 15 m)      -                                                    $2.10 per day (15.5 m)
                                                                                  mm fixed support is not
                                                                                  provided)
15.25 m - 22.87 m                       -                                         -                              -                      -                                -                           $11.10 per week                -                        -
Over 22.87 m                            -                                         -                              -                      -                                -                           $16.70 per week                -                        -
Bosun's chair/scaffold                  $0.29 per hour (ACT)                      $0.71 per hour                 -                      $0.47 per hour per multiple      $0.47 per hour per multiple
                                                                                                                                        of 15m                           of 15m
Work on chimneys and air shafts         -                                         $0.66 per hour                 -                      -                                -                           -                              -                        -
over 15 m high

First aid allowance                     • $12.00 per week (Vic)                   $11.85 per week (cl 23.1)      -                      $2.22 per day                    $2.22 per day                  $11.70 per week             $11.40 per week          $8.50 per week
                                        • $11.40 per week (SA)
                                        • $11.60 per week (ACT)
                                        • $11.50 per week (Tas)

Replacement of tools lost in break      Max $376.00 (Vic), $367.00 (Tas),         max. $585.40                   -                      Max $406.65 (employee                                           Max $500.00                 Max $436.70
and enter while stored at employers     Max $436.70 (SA)                                                                                liable to pay the first $66.00
direction                                                                                                                               of each claim) (cl 5.7)



Installation allowance (SA)             $33.30 per week (SA)*                     -                              -                      -                                -                              -                           -                        -


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                                        AP791396CRV - Fed                     AP819377CRN - Fed            AP819348 - Fed         AN120191 - NSW               AN120192 - NSW              AN140103 - Qld             AN150050 - SA            AN160108 - WA
AM s.576J(1)(g)                         National Electrical, Electronic and   Electrical Engineering and   Electroskills Industry Electrical, Electronic and   Electricians, &c. (State)   Electrical Contracting     Electrical Contracting   Electrical Contracting
Allowances                              Communications Contracting            Contracting Industries       Training Award 2002 Communications                  Award                       Industry Award - State     Industry (South          Industry Award R 22 of
                                        Industry Award 1998                   (Northern Territory) Award                          Contracting Industry (State)                             2003                       Australia) Award         1978
                                                                              2002                                                Award 2004

Service and maintenance allowance       $16.30 per week (SA)*                 -                            -                      -                             -                          -                          $16.30 per week*         -

Industry allowance                      $21.30 per week (Vic, ACT & Tas)*     -                            -                      $21.15 per week (cl           $21.15 per week (cl        $21.30 per week (cl 5.8)   $33.30 per week*         -
                                                                                                                                  3.3.3.1)*                     4.1.3.1)*

Apprentices and trainee apprentices     -                                     -                            -                      $21.15 per week (cl 3.5.1.2, $21.15 per week (cl         -                          -                        -
engaged on construction work, in                                                                                                  cl 3.5.2.2)*                 4.2.1.1)*
conditions peculiar to such work


Special construction allowances         -                                     $20.60 per week (cl 17)*     -                      $34.00 per week (cl           $74.85 per week (cl        See industry allowance     -                        $20.80 per week (schedule
(workshop/building maintenance,                                                                                                   3.3.4.1)*                     4.1.4.1)*                  (above) and cl 5.8.1                                1, cl 6)
service, repair/installation)

Special construction allowances of a    -                                     -                            -                      -                             -                          -                          -                        $39.90 per week (schedule
large industrial undertaking or civil                                                                                                                                                                                                          1, cl 6)
engineering project

Asbestos work                           $1.48 per hour (SA)                   -                            -                      $1.56 per hour                $1.56 per week (cf)        $2.066 per hour (cl 10.2.5) $1.48 per hour          -

Availability for duty                   $51.00 per week (Vic), $29.90 per    $27.05 per week               -                      -                             -                          -                          $29.90 per week          -
                                        week (SA), $54.60 per week (Tas) (cl
                                        22.11)

Disability allowance for employees      $0.50 per hour (SA)                   -                            -                      -                             -                          -                          $0.50 per hour           -
working in Broken Hill Associated
Smelters and Port Pirie for work
spent in lead exposure and lead
hazard areas

Whyalla and Iron Knob allowance         $0.68 per hour (SA)                   -                            -                      -                             -                          -                          $0.66 per hour           -

Confined space                          $0.67 per hour (ACT)                  $0.71 per hour               -                      $0.55 per hour                $0.56 per hour             -                          -                        $0.51 per hour

Dirty conditions                        $1.63 per day (ACT)                   -                            -                      $0.43 per hour                $0.43 per hour             -                          -                        $0.43 per hour

Ship work - dirty conditions            -                                     -                            -                      $0.56 per hour                $0.56 per hour             -                          -                        -

Grain dust allowance                    -                                     -                            -                                                                               -                          -                        $0.73 per hour

Handling insulating materials (silicate $0.47 per hour (ACT)                  -                            -                      $0.56 per hour                $0.56 per hour             -                          -
of cotton, slag, insulwool etc)


Wet places                              -                                     $0.71 per hour               -                      $0.43 per hour                $0.43 per hour             See penalty rates for work -                        -
                                                                                                                                                                                           in rain
Hot places
46 - 54 degrees Celsius                 -                                     -                            -                      $0.43 per hour                $0.43 per hour             -                          -                        $0.43 per hour
Above 54 degrees Celsius                -                                     -                            -                      $0.56 per hour                $0.56 per hour             -                          -                        -
Above 40 degrees Celsius                -                                     $0.71 per hour
Cold places below 0 degrees Celsius     -                                     $0.71 per hour                                      $0.43 per hour                $0.43 per hour




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AM s.576J(1)(g)                       National Electrical, Electronic and    Electrical Engineering and     Electroskills Industry Electrical, Electronic and   Electricians, &c. (State)   Electrical Contracting        Electrical Contracting   Electrical Contracting
Allowances                            Communications Contracting             Contracting Industries         Training Award 2002 Communications                  Award                       Industry Award - State        Industry (South          Industry Award R 22 of
                                      Industry Award 1998                    (Northern Territory) Award                            Contracting Industry (State)                             2003                          Australia) Award         1978
                                                                             2002                                                  Award 2004
Travel time allowance
0 - 50km                              • $4.30 per day (Vic cl 30.4.1)        -                              -                      -                             -                          -                             -                        -
                                      • $4.10 per day (Tas, cl 30.3.1)
0 - 32 km radius of post office or    -                                      $7.64 per day or $3.28         -                      -                             -                          -                             -                        -
specified centres                                                            (transport provided) (cl 24)
Over 32 km radius of post office or   -                                      $7.64 per day (own vehicle) or -                      -                             -                          -                             -                        -
specified centres                                                            $3.28 (transport provided)
                                                                             plus paid travel time (see
                                                                             allowances other) (cl 24)

Apprentice travel time allowances:

1st year                              • $1.81 per day (Vic cl 31.4.2)        -                              -                      -                             -                          -                             -                        -
                                      • $1.72 per day (Tas, cl 30.3.2)
2nd year                              • $2.37 per day (Vic cl 31.4.2)        -                              -                      -                             -                          -                             -                        -
                                      • $2.26 per day (Tas, cl 30.3.2)
3rd year                              • $3.23 per day (Vic cl 31.4.2)        -                              -                      -                             -                          -                             -                        -
                                      • $3.08 per day (Tas, cl 30.3.2)
4th year                              • $3.78 per day (Vic cl 31.4.2)        -                              -                      -                             -                          -                             -                        -
                                      • $3.61 per day (Tas, cl 30.3.2)

Start/finish on job, where worksite
is:
 0-50km from workshop/registered    • $14.00 per day (Vic, cl 30.4.4 &       -                              -                      -                             -                                                                                 $14.20 per day
office                              Tables C & D)
                                    • $9.36 per day (Tas, cl 30.3.3(a))



0-30km from workshop/registered       $11.50 per day (SA, cl 30.2.1 & Table -                               -                      -                             -                          $8.92 per day and 15 min      $11.50 per day           -
office                                G)                                                                                                                                                    paid travel time (cl 8.2.3)
30 - 50 km from workshop/registered   $3.78 per day (Vic cl 31.4.2, Table G) -                              -                      -                             -                          $8.92 per day and 30 min      $14.00 per day           -
office                                $14.00 per day (SA, Table G)                                                                                                                          paid travel time (cl 8.2.3)

50 - 60 km from workshop/registered   -                                      -                              -                      -                             -                          -                             -                        $18.00 per day
office
60 - 75 km from workshop/registered   -                                      -                              -                      -                             -                          -                             -                        $27.70 per day
office
75 - 90 km from workshop/registered   -                                      -                              -                      -                             -                          -                             -                        $39.15 per day
office
90 - 105 km from                      -                                      -                              -                      -                             -                          -                             -                        $50.75 per day
workshop/registered office
More than 50 km from                  • $14.00 (SA, Table G)                 -                              -                      -                             -                          See 'country work' travel in $14.00 per day plus       -
workshop/registered office            • $8.80 plus paid travel time (see                                                                                                                    allowances other             reasonable travel time
No distance specification             $14.70 per other)(Tas)
                                      allowances day, (ACT, cl 30.1.1)       -                              -                      -                             -                                                                                 -

Fare allowance where transport is     • $2.50 per day (Vic, cl 30.4.4 &      -                              -                      -                             -                          -                             $6.60 per day            Half rates for providing
provided:                             Tables C & D)                                                                                                                                                                                                own transport above
                                      • $6.60 (SA, cl 30.2.1(d))
                                      • $1.34 per day (ACT, cl 30.1.2)
                                      • $2.50 per day (Tas, cl 30.3.3(c))

Allowances for using own vehicle:

Vehicle not otherwise specified       • $0.65 per km (Vic, cl 30.4.6)        $0.58 per km (cl 22)                                  $0.64 per km (cl 4.3.3)       $0.64 per km (cl 6.3.3)    -                             $0.80 per km (cl 8.3)    $0.659 per km
                                      • $0.80 per km (SA, cl 30.2.2)
                                      • $0.65 per km (ACT, cl 30.1.3)
                                      • $0.35 per km (ACT, cl 30.1.8)
                                      • $0.65 per km (Tas, cl 30.3.4)
Bicycle                               -                                      -                              -                      -                             -                          $6.03 per week                -                        -
Motorcycle                            -                                      -                              -                      -                             -                          $0.31 per km                  -                        -
Motorcycle and sidecar                -                                      -                              -                      -                             -                          $0.37 per km                  -                        -
Motor car up to 1.5 l                 -                                      -                              -                      -                             -                          $0.43 per km                  -                        -
Motor car 1.5 l - 2.5 l               -                                      -                              -                      -                             -                          $0.45 per km                  -                        -
Motor car over 2.5 l                  -                                      -                              -                      -                             -                          $0.52 per km                  -                        -




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AM s.576J(1)(g)                           National Electrical, Electronic and   Electrical Engineering and    Electroskills Industry Electrical, Electronic and   Electricians, &c. (State)       Electrical Contracting     Electrical Contracting   Electrical Contracting
Allowances                                Communications Contracting            Contracting Industries        Training Award 2002 Communications                  Award                           Industry Award - State     Industry (South          Industry Award R 22 of
                                          Industry Award 1998                   (Northern Territory) Award                           Contracting Industry (State)                                 2003                       Australia) Award         1978
                                                                                2002                                                 Award 2004
Motor vehicles drawing trailers
(more than (.508 tonnes):
Loaded single axel                        -                                     -                             -                      -                              -                             $1.69 per day              -                        -
Empty single axel                         -                                     -                             -                      -                              -                             $0.96 per day              -                        -
Loaded, more than one axel                -                                     -                             -                      -                              -                             $2.19 per day              -                        -
Empty, more than one axel                 -                                     -                             -                      -                              -                             $1.24 per day              -                        -
Towing caravans, concrete mixers          -                                     -                             -                      -                              -                             Additional $0.17 per day   -                        -
etc.
Living away from home allowance           $4.30 per day (SA, cl 29.2.2(d))      $27.55 per day or $192.85 per -                      $499.80 per week (cl           $356.60 per week/ $50.95 $350.00 per week/$50.00         $4.30 per day            -
                                                                                week (where employee and                             7.3.3.1) if board/lodging is   per day (cl 10.1) if     per day (cl 8.1.4)
                                                                                employer agree that employee                         not provided                   board/lodging is not
                                                                                provides own accommodation -                                                        provided. For partial
                                                                                cl 20.3)                                                                            weeks, reasonable living
                                                                                                                                                                    allowance not exceeding
                                                                                                                                                                    this amount

Travel allowance where employee           -                                     -                             -                      -                              -                             $16.30 per week*           -                        -
required to work away from
workshop/recognised place of
business

Reaching home/transporting tools          -                                     $12.20                        -                      -                              -                             -                          -                        -
upon return from work outside NT

Qualified supervisor certificate          -                                     -                                                    $29.60 per week (cl            $29.60 per week (cl 4.1.1)*
(electrician)                                                                                                                        3.3.1.1)*

Certificate of registration (electrician) -                                     -                             -                      $15.95 per week (cl            $16.00 per week (cl 4.1.1)* -                            -                        -
                                                                                                                                     3.3.1.2)*

License Reimbursement allowance           -                                     -                             -                      -                              $0.45 (N/C)                   -                          -                        -
for renewing NSW "Qualified
Supervisor Certificate

Holder of electrical mechanics            -                                     -                             -                      -                                                            $22.70 per week*           -                        -
certificate

Ship repair work:
Tradespersons                             -                                     -                             -                      $11.85 per week (cl          $11.85 per week (cl 4.1.5)* -                              -                        -
                                                                                                                                     3.3.5.1)*
All other labour                          -                                     -                             -                      $9.60 per week (cl 3.3.5.2)* $9.60 per week (cl 4.1.5)* -                               -                        -

Apprentices and trainee apprentices       -                                     -                             -                      $11.85 per week (cl 3.5.1.3, $11.85 per week (cl             -                          -                        -
engaged in ship repairs                                                                                                              cl 3.5.2.3)*                 4.2.1.2)*
Work below floor plates on diesel  -                                            -                             -                      -                              -                             -                          -                        $0.73 per hour
engine ships
Phosphate ships (between the decks -                                            -                             -                                                     -                             -                          -                        $0.64 per hour
of ships which have not been
cleaned after carrying phosphatic
rock)
                                                                                                                                     -
Tradespersons and assistants              -                                     -                             -                      $15.60 per week (cl 3.3.6)* $15.60 per week (cl 4.1.6)* -                               -                        -
employed operating large power
houses

Electrical employees employed at          -                                     -                             -                      -                              $18.80 per week (cl 4.1.7)* -                            -                        -
Australian Gypsum Ltd., Camelia

Pilkington - ACI Operations Pty
Ltd:
Electrical workers allowances             -                                     -                             -                      -                              $26.59 per week               -                          -                        -
electrical
Tradesman's assistants allowance          -                                     -                             -                      -                              $24.04 per week               -                          -                        -

AIS, JLA and BHP construction             -                                     -                             -                      -                              $41.35 per week               -                          -                        -
allowance




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                                         AP791396CRV - Fed                     AP819377CRN - Fed            AP819348 - Fed         AN120191 - NSW               AN120192 - NSW                AN140103 - Qld           AN150050 - SA            AN160108 - WA
AM s.576J(1)(g)                          National Electrical, Electronic and   Electrical Engineering and   Electroskills Industry Electrical, Electronic and   Electricians, &c. (State)     Electrical Contracting   Electrical Contracting   Electrical Contracting
Allowances                               Communications Contracting            Contracting Industries       Training Award 2002 Communications                  Award                         Industry Award - State   Industry (South          Industry Award R 22 of
                                         Industry Award 1998                   (Northern Territory) Award                          Contracting Industry (State)                               2003                     Australia) Award         1978
                                                                               2002                                                Award 2004
Apprentices engaged in
construction work:
1st year                                 -                                     -                            -                      $20.75 per week (cl           $20.75 per week (cl          -                        -                        -
                                                                                                                                   3.5.1.4)*                     4.2.1.3)*
2nd year                                 -                                     -                            -                      $30.30 per week (cl           $30.30 per week (cl          -                        -                        -
                                                                                                                                   3.5.1.4)*                     4.2.1.3)*
3rd year                                 -                                     -                            -                      $39.15 per week (cl           $39.15 per week (cl          -                        -                        -
                                                                                                                                   3.5.1.4)*                     4.2.1.3)*
4th year                                 -                                     -                            -                      $46.40 per week (cl           $46.40 per week (cl          -                        -                        -
                                                                                                                                   3.5.1.4)*                     4.2.1.3)*

Trainee apprentices engaged in
construction work:
1st year                                 -                                     -                            -                      $22.00 per week (cl           $22.00 per week (cl          -                        -                        -
                                                                                                                                   3.5.2.5)*                     4.2.2.4)*
2nd year                                 -                                     -                            -                      $33.75 per week (cl           $33.75 per week (cl          -                        -                        -
                                                                                                                                   3.5.2.5)*                     4.2.2.4)*
3rd year                                 -                                     -                                                   $42.65 per week (cl           $42.65 per week (cl          -                        -                        -
                                                                                                                                   3.5.2.5)*                     4.2.2.4)*
4th year                                 -                                     -                                                   $48.25 per week (cl           $48.25 per week (cl          -                        -                        -
                                                                                                                                   3.5.2.5)*                     4.2.2.4)*

Construction work/shipping daily         -                                     -                            -                      $10.70 per day (cl 4.4.3.1)   $10.70 per day (cl 6.4.3.1                                                     -
average excess fares allowance                                                                                                                                   & 6.4.3.2.1)
Construction work/shipping weekly        -                                     -                            -                      $50.85 per week (cl           $50.85 per week (cl                                                            -
average excess fares allowance                                                                                                     4.4.3.2.2.2)                  6.4.3.2.2.3)

Camping allowance                        -                                     -                            -                      $13.90 per day (cl 7.3.3.1)   $13.90 per day               $81.24 per week                                   -

Explosive tool allowance                 -                                     -                            -                      Min $1.16 per day             Min $1.16 per day                                                              -

Percussion tool allowance                -                                     -                            -                      -                             -                            -                        -                        $0.26 per hour

Employees engaged using toxic            -                                     $0.44 per hour               -                      $0.57 per hour (in excess of $0.57 per hour (in excess     -                        -                        -
substances                                                                                                                         0.5kg)                       of 0.5kg)

Employees in the proximity of toxic      -                                     $0.38 per hour               -                      $0.47 per hour                $0.47 per hour               -                        -                        -
substances

Underground work                         -                                     $2.30 per day                -                      $10.01 per week*, or $2.01 $10.02 per week*, or $2.01 See penalty rates             -                        -
                                                                                                                                   per day*                   per day*

Submarine work:
Work inside hull                         -                                     -                            -                      $0.79 per hour                $0.79 per hour               -                        -                        -
Torpedo tube compartment, ballast        -                                     -                            -                      $1.31 per hour                $1.31 per hour               -                        -                        -
tanks, oil tanks, below main floor
plates
Work inside "D", "O", or "R" tanks       -                                     -                            -                      $1.55 per hour                $1.55 per hour               -                        -                        -

Sewage ocean outfall plants              -                                     -                            -                      $0.80 per hour                -                            -                        -                        -
allowance

Disability allowance at construction     -                                     -                            -                      $41.36 per week*              -                            -                        -                        -
sites of Australian Iron and Steel Ltd
and others

Working in a maximum security            -                                     -                            -                      $1.17 per hour                $1.17 per hour               -                        -                        -
corrective establishment

Distant places:
Central section                          -                                     -                            -                      $0.97 per day                 $0.96 per day                                         -                        -
Western division                         -                                     -                            -                      $1.61 per day                 $1.61 per day                                         -                        -
Snowy Mountains section                  -                                     -                            -                      $1.61 per day                 $1.61 per day                                         -                        -
Weipa                                    -                                     -                            -                      -                             -                            $49.20 per week*         -                        -
Southern Division, Western district      -                                     -                            -                      -                             -                            $1.05 per week           -                        -
Mackay Division                          -                                     -                            -                      -                             -                            $0.90 per week           -                        -
Northern Division, Eastern district      -                                     -                            -                      -                             -                            $1.05 per week           -                        -
Northern Division, Western district      -                                     -                            -                      -                             -                            $3.25 per week           -                        -
WA location allowances                   -                                     -                            -                      -                             -                            -                        -                        WA location allowances
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                are derived from the 2005
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                General order of the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                WAIRC. They have not
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                been reproduced in this
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                schedule but can be
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                viewed at 85 WAIG 1898
Work north of 20th parallel of south     -                                     $16.60 per week              -                      -                             -                            -                        -
latitude
Work south of 20th parallel of south     -                                     $9.30 per week               -                      -                             -                            -                        -                        -
latitude



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AM s.576J(1)(g)                            National Electrical, Electronic and   Electrical Engineering and   Electroskills Industry Electrical, Electronic and   Electricians, &c. (State)   Electrical Contracting   Electrical Contracting   Electrical Contracting
Allowances                                 Communications Contracting            Contracting Industries       Training Award 2002 Communications                  Award                       Industry Award - State   Industry (South          Industry Award R 22 of
                                           Industry Award 1998                   (Northern Territory) Award                          Contracting Industry (State)                             2003                     Australia) Award         1978
                                                                                 2002                                                Award 2004
Western Power Corporation
special allowances:
Work in Muja                               -                                     -                            -                      -                             -                          -                        -                        $1.77 per hour
Work in Kwinana                            -                                     -                            -                      -                             -                          -                        -                        $1.06 per hour
Travel to Muja up to 50 km (own            -                                     -                            -                      -                             -                          -                        -                        $14.20 per day
transport)
Travel to Muja over 50 km (own             -                                     -                            -                      -                             -                          -                        -                        $38.40 per day
transport)
Where transport is provided by             -                                     -                            -                      -                             -                          -                        -                        Half above rates
employer
Returning home on weekends (after          -                                     -                            -                      -                             -                          -                        -                        $24.20 per occasion
3 months continuous service)
Distant travel to Muja (in lieu of         -                                     -                            -                      -                             -                          -                        -                        $65.25
ordinary distant work fares
allowance)
Live-out allowance for employees           -                                     -                            -                      -                             -                          -                        -                        $348.10 per week
choosing not to live in Muja camp

Foreperson allowance:
Grade 1                                    -                                     -                            -                      -                             -                          $56.50 per week*         -                        -
Grade 2                                    -                                     -                            -                      -                             -                          $85.00 per week*         -                        -

Live sewer work                            -                                     -                            -                      -                             -                          See penalty rates        -                        -

Requirement to wear approved safety -                                            -                            -                      -                             -                                                   -                        $0.11 per hour
footwear

Boiler work                                -                                     -                            -                      -                             -                                                   -                        See penalty rates

Chemical, artificial manure and            -                                     -                            -                      -                             -                          -                        -                        $10.80 per week
cement works

Abattoir work                              -                                     -                            -                      -                             -                          -                        -                        $14.20 per week

Distant work: returning home on            -                                     -                            -                      -                             -                          -                        -                        $27.80 per return
weekend allowance

Distant work: travel allowance where -                                           -                            -                      -                             -                          -                        -                        $12.30 per day
board/lodging is more than 800m
away from worksite if suitable
transport is not provided

Commissioning allowance                    -                                     -                            -                      -                             -                          -                        -                        $28.60 per week

Night shift allowance                                                            -                            -                      $0.15 per hour                -                          -                        -                        -

Night shift worker working 4 +         -                                         -                            -                      $0.30 per hour                -                          -                        -                        -
consecutive weeks, works on a non-
rotating night shift meaning less than
1/3 of shifts are not night shifts

Night or afternoon shift worker            -                                     -                            -                      -                             -                          -                        -                        $0.15 per hour

Handling of charcoal, pumice, slag         -                                     $0.83 per hour               -                      -                             -                          -                        -                        -
wool, insulwool, loose asbestos or
other loose materials using in
construction, repair or demolition of
roofing, flooring, walls or partitions for
providing insulation against heat, cold
or noise

Work with epoxy resins                     -                                     $0.71 per hour               -                      -                             -                          -                        -                        -

Work in acid furnaces, acid stills, acid -                                       $2.20 per hour               -                      -                             -                          -                        -                        -
towers and other acid-resisting
brickwork

* Payable for all purposes                 † Forms part of weekly wage




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