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									Part 1 - Comparison of allowances contained in selected road transport industry agreements

                            ALLIED PICKFORDS                       BEVCHAIN ROAD         BORAL CONCRETE SEQ                       CENTURION TRANSPORT                 DHL EXPRESS PERTH
                           NATIONAL ENTERPRISE                     TRANSPORT AND            AGITATOR DRIVERS                        COMPANY PTY LTD                  COLLECTIVE AGREEMENT
                             AGREEMENT 2012                     DISTRIBUTION CENTRES   ENTERPRISE AGREEMENT                       KALGOORLIE REGIONAL                         2012
                                                                  NEW SOUTH WALES                  2012                             BRANCH & FREIGHT
                                                               ENTERPRISE AGREEMENT                                               OFFICERS ENTERPRISE
                                                                          2011*                                                      AGREEMENT 2012
Application                 Applies to employees                 Applies to employees     Applies to employees                     Applies to employees                Applies to employees
                        cl 2: Scope, Consultation and               cl 2: Coverage    cl 6: Coverage of Agreement                       cl 1: Parties                        cl 1: Title
                                Persons Bound
Incorporation of        cl 4: Agreement to be read in      cl 6: This agreement operates      cl 3: The Road Transport and      cl 3.1: The terms of this           cl 22: This agreement shall be
modern award            conjunction with the Road          in place of any other award        Distribution Award 2010 is        agreement are exhaustive and        read in conjunction with the
                        Transport and Distribution         (including a modern award) or      incorporated into this            operate to the exclusion of any     Road Transport and Distribution
                        Award 2010, with the               agreement (whether certified, or   agreement, with the agreement     modern award or industrial          Award 2010. Where there is
                        agreement to take precedence       approved, or not).                 to apply if there is an           instrument.                         any inconsistency, the
                        to the extent of any                                                  inconsistency.                                                        agreement shall prevail.
                        inconsistency.
Allowances                                                                                    cl 13.1: shall be paid in
                                                                                              accordance with the Road
                                                                                              Transport and Distribution
                                                                                              Award 2010 unless dealt with in
                                                                                              this agreement.
Standard rate
First aid allowance     cl 16.3: An employee holding a -                                      No mention
                        current first aid qualification and
                        appointed to first-aid duty shall
                        be paid gross $11.00 per week.
                        The employer will also
                        reimburse course fees.

Meal allowance          cl 16.1: An employee required      -                                  cl 13.3 of agreement: an          Schedule A -
                        to work overtime for two                                              employee is entitled to a meal    Freight drivers and local drivers
                        continuous hours or more will                                         allowance with the amount         paid a $22.78 tax free meal
                        be entitled to be paid a meal                                         payable being in accordance       allowance if 10 or more hours
                        allowance of gross $15.00.                                            with the Road Transport and       worked in a day.
                                                                                              Distribution Award 2010.




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                            ALLIED PICKFORDS                       BEVCHAIN ROAD         BORAL CONCRETE SEQ                         CENTURION TRANSPORT             DHL EXPRESS PERTH
                           NATIONAL ENTERPRISE                     TRANSPORT AND            AGITATOR DRIVERS                          COMPANY PTY LTD              COLLECTIVE AGREEMENT
                             AGREEMENT 2012                     DISTRIBUTION CENTRES   ENTERPRISE AGREEMENT                         KALGOORLIE REGIONAL                     2012
                                                                  NEW SOUTH WALES                  2012                               BRANCH & FREIGHT
                                                               ENTERPRISE AGREEMENT                                                 OFFICERS ENTERPRISE
                                                                          2011*                                                        AGREEMENT 2012
Application                 Applies to employees                 Applies to employees     Applies to employees                       Applies to employees           Applies to employees
                        cl 2: Scope, Consultation and               cl 2: Coverage    cl 6: Coverage of Agreement                         cl 1: Parties                   cl 1: Title
                                Persons Bound
Transport allowance                                        cl 30.4 A driver is required to    cl 13.2: if an employee is
                                                           start work from a location which   required to transfer from one
                                                           is more than 30 kilometres from    plant to another (the
                                                           their home base and they are       requirement to transfer and use
                                                           required to use their private      his/her own vehicle shall not
                                                           vehicle to attend the start        exceed a distance of 50klm's
                                                           location, the driver will be       one way unless otherwise
                                                           entitled to receive an             agreed), the employee is
                                                           appropriate kilometre allowance    entitled to claim for a period up
                                                           calculated based on the            to and no more than 2 weeks.
                                                           distance between the driver's      For the extra distance, Boral
                                                           start location for the day and     will pay the amount as per the
                                                           their nominated home base less     difference, as an allowance at
                                                           30 kilometres, then multiplied     the rate of $0.74 per km.
                                                           by two, in accordance with the
                                                           rates published on the
                                                           Australian Taxation Office
                                                           website (from time to time) for
                                                           claiming a deduction for car
                                                           expenses using the cents per
                                                           kilometre method.
All purpose
Industry allowance                                         -                                  -                                   No mention
Living away from                                           -                                  -                                   Schedule A - Local drivers are
home                                                                                                                              paid a $70 tax free overnight
                                                                                                                                  allowance per overnight trip
                                                                                                                                  when applicable - meal
                                                                                                                                  allowance not applicable when
                                                                                                                                  receiving this allowance.
Travelling                                                 cl 80.2(c)(iii) (For employees    cl 13.2: Travel allowance shall
                                                           who are based at a site in NSW be paid, but the employee is to
                                                           or the ACT) For employees         provide his/her own transport.
                                                           engaged in ordinary travelling on
                                                           duty, or on work on which the
                                                           employee is unable to return
                                                           home at night, an allowance of
                                                           $40.25 per occasion.


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                            ALLIED PICKFORDS                       BEVCHAIN ROAD         BORAL CONCRETE SEQ         CENTURION TRANSPORT      DHL EXPRESS PERTH
                           NATIONAL ENTERPRISE                     TRANSPORT AND            AGITATOR DRIVERS          COMPANY PTY LTD       COLLECTIVE AGREEMENT
                             AGREEMENT 2012                     DISTRIBUTION CENTRES   ENTERPRISE AGREEMENT         KALGOORLIE REGIONAL              2012
                                                                  NEW SOUTH WALES                  2012               BRANCH & FREIGHT
                                                               ENTERPRISE AGREEMENT                                 OFFICERS ENTERPRISE
                                                                          2011*                                        AGREEMENT 2012
Application                 Applies to employees                 Applies to employees     Applies to employees       Applies to employees    Applies to employees
                        cl 2: Scope, Consultation and               cl 2: Coverage    cl 6: Coverage of Agreement         cl 1: Parties            cl 1: Title
                                Persons Bound
Specific duties
Temporary transfer of                                      -                                -
duties
Removing/delivering   cl 16.2: An employee who is a        cl 80.2(c)(ii): (For employees  -
furniture             recognised furniture carter          who are based at a site in NSW
                      engaged in removing and/or           or the ACT) For employees
                      delivering furniture will receive    engaged in the removal of
                      an allowance of gross $17.50 in      furniture, pianos, pianolas,
                      addition to wages.                   refrigerators, iron safes, and
                                                           similar articles, which have to
                                                           be carried by employees, an
                                                           allowance of $27.80 per week.
Livestock carter                                           -                                -

Dangerous goods in                                         -                                -
accordance with
Australian Explosives
Code

Packaged dangerous                                         -                                -
goods which require
placarding

Leading hand                                                                                -




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                           ALLIED PICKFORDS                    BEVCHAIN ROAD         BORAL CONCRETE SEQ                  CENTURION TRANSPORT                DHL EXPRESS PERTH
                          NATIONAL ENTERPRISE                  TRANSPORT AND            AGITATOR DRIVERS                   COMPANY PTY LTD                 COLLECTIVE AGREEMENT
                            AGREEMENT 2012                  DISTRIBUTION CENTRES   ENTERPRISE AGREEMENT                  KALGOORLIE REGIONAL                        2012
                                                              NEW SOUTH WALES                  2012                        BRANCH & FREIGHT
                                                           ENTERPRISE AGREEMENT                                          OFFICERS ENTERPRISE
                                                                      2011*                                                 AGREEMENT 2012
Application                Applies to employees              Applies to employees     Applies to employees                Applies to employees               Applies to employees
                       cl 2: Scope, Consultation and            cl 2: Coverage    cl 6: Coverage of Agreement                  cl 1: Parties                       cl 1: Title
                               Persons Bound
Notes                  This enterprise agreements         For employees who are based                                  cl 8: The rates in the agreement   cl 9: For Couriers, the wage
                       includes a 'Reward for             at a site in NSW or the ACT, cl                              include and compensate an          rates specified in clause 9 are
                       Attendance' program (see cl        80.2(d) The terms of the Modern                              employee for not receiving         inclusive of all applicable
                       12.1 and Attachment 2) under       Awards (including allowances),                               annual leave loading and any       allowances with the exception
                       which employees receive a          except for the following                                     allowances and overtime rates      of overtime and additional
                       payment of $300 per quarter for    provisions (which relate to                                  as stipulated in the Road          loadings for work completed on
                       satisfactory attendance.           certain allowances and                                       Transport and Distribution         Saturdays, Sundays and public
                                                          expenses) which are not                                      Award 2010 or the clerks           holidays. For Operations
                                                          incorporated into this                                       Private Sector Award 2010.         Agents, all applicable
                                                          agreement:                                                                                      allowances will be as per the
                                                          (i) subclause 16.1 (b)(v) of the                                                                Road Transport and Distribution
                                                          Road Transport Award, which is                                                                  Award 2010.
                                                          not incorporated for all
                                                          Employees;
                                                          (ii) subclause 16.1 (f)(i) of the
                                                          Road Transport Award, which is
                                                          not incorporated for all
                                                          Employees;
                                                          (iii) subclause 16.3(a) of the
                                                          Road Transport Award, which is
                                                          not incorporated for all
                                                          Employees; and
                                                          (iv) subclause 14.2(a) of the
                                                          Road Transport Long Distance
                                                          Award, which is not
                                                          incorporated for all Employees,

                                                          and subclause 12.6 of the Road
                                                          Transport Award is amended as
                                                          provided in clause 36 of this
                                                          agreement for all Employees.


Note: Where an enterprise agreement incorporates or is to be read with a modern award, an entitlement or other item not mentioned in the agreement may be dealt with in the modern award.

Note: From 1 January 2013, as per the Fair Work Amendment Act 2012, Fair Work Australia became the Fair Work Commission.




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Part 2 - Comparison of allowances contained in selected road transport industry agreements

                            DICKSONS NATIONAL DISTRIBUTION GEHRKE GRAINS & TRANSPORT PTY LTD                             JBS CARRIERS ENTERPRISE                    JOHNSTON'S LIVESTOCK TRANSPORT                        K & S FREIGHTERS PTY LTD
                                 (VIC) DELIVERY DRIVER      ABN 48028685300 SINGLE ENTERPRISE                                AGREEMENT 2011                          PTY LTD ENTERPRISE AGREEMENT                      LINEHAUL DRIVERS' ENTERPRISE
                                    AGREEMENT 2011                   AGREEMENT 2011                                                                                               2011                                         AGREEMENT 2011

Application                        Applies to employees                         Applies to employees                        Applies to employees                             Applies to employees                            Applies to employees
                                 cl 7: Parties to Agreement                       cl 1: The Parties                cl 5: Area Incidence and Parties Bound            cl 1: Title and parties to Agreement                cl 3: Application, cl 4: Parties
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Bound
Incorporation of            Annexure A (undertakings): On any      cl 5.1: This agreement shall form the           cl 7: No other agreements or industrial         No mention                                         cl 3: the Road Transport (Long
modern award                matter where this agreement is silent, complete agreement covering all terms and       agreements or instruments shall apply in                                                           Distance Operations) Award 2010 is
                            the Road Transport and Distribution    conditions of employment.                       relation to employees' employment whilst                                                           incorporated, with the agreement to
                            Award 2010 condition will apply.                                                       the Agreement operates.                                                                            prevail where there is an
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      inconsistency.

Allowances                  No mention*                              Schedule 3                                    cl 16 and cl 26                                                                                    cl 13.4: The drive pay rates set out n
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Attachment 1 to the agreement are
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      inclusive of loading and unloading for
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      company pick up and delivery, living
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      away from home/travel allowance,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      waiting time whilst the vehicle is being
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      serviced, pre, post and in transit trip
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      inspections, load and tyre checks,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      washing of vehicle, etc.

Standard rate
First aid allowance
Meal allowance
Transport allowance

All purpose
Industry allowance
Living away from home                                                                                                                                                                                                 cl 38: Drive rates inclusive of living
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      away from home/travel allowance of 3.5
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      cents per km.
Travelling                                                           Schedule 3, Allowances, 1: At least $30.33    cl 16.2 - if the employee is unable to return   cl 11.1: Cents per kilometre rate has been
                                                                     per day on which the employee is unable to    home and takes their major rest break           increased to compensate employees for
                                                                     return home at night must be paid personal    under the applicable driving hours              these expenses. The CPK rate
                                                                     expenses reasonably incurred in travelling.   regulations away from home, the employee        incorporates overnight value of $95.80 per
                                                                                                                   is to be paid $33.23 per occasion. Not          night for each night the employee spends
                                                                                                                   payable if employee is provided with            away from home.
                                                                                                                   suitable accommodation away from the
                                                                                                                   vehicle.
Specific duties
Temporary transfer of
duties

Removing/delivering
furniture

Livestock carter                                                                                                   cl 16.1: Permanent employees engaged in         cl 10.4: Payment of 45c per loaded
                                                                                                                   transporting livestock will be paid an          kilometre includes cattle.
                                                                                                                   additional $17.06 per week.
                                                                                                                   cl 16.3: Employees will be paid loading/        cl 10.5: Cattle loading pay: where driver is
                                                                                                                   unloading allowance:                            required to load cattle into trailers prior to a
                                                                                                                   Single trailer - $10.00                         journey, the driver will be paid $15 per load.
                                                                                                                   B Double - $15.00                               This allowance will not be paid for the
                                                                                                                   B Triple - $20.00                               unloading of cattle, and will be payable
                                                                                                                   Road trains - $25.00                            once on each journey.



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                            DICKSONS NATIONAL DISTRIBUTION GEHRKE GRAINS & TRANSPORT PTY LTD                        JBS CARRIERS ENTERPRISE                JOHNSTON'S LIVESTOCK TRANSPORT                     K & S FREIGHTERS PTY LTD
                                 (VIC) DELIVERY DRIVER      ABN 48028685300 SINGLE ENTERPRISE                           AGREEMENT 2011                      PTY LTD ENTERPRISE AGREEMENT                   LINEHAUL DRIVERS' ENTERPRISE
                                    AGREEMENT 2011                   AGREEMENT 2011                                                                                      2011                                      AGREEMENT 2011

Application                        Applies to employees                         Applies to employees                    Applies to employees                        Applies to employees                         Applies to employees
                                 cl 7: Parties to Agreement                       cl 1: The Parties            cl 5: Area Incidence and Parties Bound       cl 1: Title and parties to Agreement             cl 3: Application, cl 4: Parties
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Bound
Incorporation of            Annexure A (undertakings): On any      cl 5.1: This agreement shall form the       cl 7: No other agreements or industrial    No mention                                      cl 3: the Road Transport (Long
modern award                matter where this agreement is silent, complete agreement covering all terms and   agreements or instruments shall apply in                                                   Distance Operations) Award 2010 is
                            the Road Transport and Distribution    conditions of employment.                   relation to employees' employment whilst                                                   incorporated, with the agreement to
                            Award 2010 condition will apply.                                                   the Agreement operates.                                                                    prevail where there is an
                                                                                                                                                                                                          inconsistency.

Dangerous goods in                                                                                                                                                                                        cl 38:
accordance with                                                                                                                                                                                           Up to 900km: Daily rate*
Australian Explosives                                                                                                                                                                                     901—1350km: Daily rate x 1.5
Code                                                                                                                                                                                                      1351—1800km: Daily rate x 2
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Above 1800km: Daily rate per transit
                                                                                                                                                                                                          day

Packaged dangerous                                                                                                                                                                                        cl 38:
goods which require                                                                                                                                                                                       Up to 900km: Daily rate
placarding                                                                                                                                                                                                901—1350km: Daily rate x 1.5
                                                                                                                                                                                                          1351—1800km: Daily rate x 2
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Above 1800km: Daily rate per transit
                                                                                                                                                                                                          day
Leading hand
Notes                       cl 19(a) and (b): Except where this                                                                                           cl 10.4: Loaded kilometre rate will only be     * cl 38: The 'Daily rate' is the
                            agreement states otherwise, wage                                                                                              paid for kilometres driven where the            Dangerous Goods Allowance specified
                            rates are inclusive of all allowances                                                                                         employee's vehicle is loaded either partially   in the Road Transport (Long Distance
                            and penalties, excluding (for heavy                                                                                           or fully with authorised goods or livestock     Operations) Award 2010. The daily rate
                            rigid truck drivers) overtime penalties.                                                                                      with a minimum payment of $45.00.               will apply for the life of the agreement
                                                                                                                                                                                                          or until the award rate equals the
                                                                                                                                                          cl 10.6: weekly washing out of trailers         following rates of $6.20 for Packaged
                                                                                                                                                          allowance of $60 for having done so.            DG and $14.85 for Bulk DG.




Note: Where an enterprise agreement incorporates or is to be read with a modern award, an entitlement or other item not mentioned in the agreement may be dealt with in the modern award.

Note: From 1 January 2013, as per the Fair Work Amendment Act 2012, Fair Work Australia became the Fair Work Commission.




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Part 3 - Comparison of allowances contained in selected road transport industry agreements

                               KALARI PTY LTD (SA AND NT LONG DISTANCE                       LINFOX ROAD TRANSPORT AND DISTRIBUTION                     PATRICK BULK AND GENERAL PORTS                  RON FINEMORE TRANSPORT - TWU FAIR WORK                   SEAROAD LOGISTICS (TASMANIA/VICTORIA) -
                                DRIVERS) ENTERPRISE AGREEMENT 2012                          CENTRES NATIONAL ENTERPRISE AGREEMENT                    NEWCASTLE (TWU) ENTERPRISE AGREEMENT                         AGREEMENT 2011-2014                             TRANSPORT WORKERS’ UNION FAIR WORK
                                                                                                              2011                                                                                                                                                       AGREEMENT 2011 - 2013



Application                                  Applies to employees                                      Applies to employees                                       Applies to employees                                Applies to employees                                    Applies to employees
                                                  cl 2: Parties                                           cl 2: Coverage                                         cl 2: Parties, cl 3: Scope                   cl 2: Coverage, Scope and Operation                            cl 2: Parties, cl 3: Scope

Incorporation of             No mention                                                 cl 6: Operates in place of any other award (including cl 4.1: Where there are inconsistencies between this      cl 3: Incorporates the Road Transport and               cl 7.5: Agreement is to be read in conjunction with
modern award                                                                            a modern award) or agreement (whether certified, or agreement and the Road Transport and Distribution           Distribution Award 2010, and the Road Transport         the Road Transport and Distribution Award 2010. To
                                                                                        approved, or not).                                    Award 2010, the terms of the agreement shall take         (Long Distance Operations) Award 2010, to the           the extent of any inconsistency, the agreement shall
                                                                                                                                              effect.                                                   extent of any inconsistency.                            prevail.
Allowances                                                                                                                                    cl 26: Unless otherwise stipulated in this Agreement,     cl 25 and cl 42.6                                       cl 18
                                                                                                                                              no Allowances are applicable.

Standard rate
First aid allowance                                                                                                                                 cl 26.2: 1.6% of the base rate in addition to any   cl 42.6: First aid payment of 1.62% of base wage        cl 18.11: $10.37 per week
                                                                                                                                                    wages for any week so appointed.


Meal allowance                                                                                                                                      Sch 4 (g): $13.79 and paid a 20 minute meal break   cl 42.6: Overtime meal break payment of $13.52          cl 18.3*: $16.50 per instance. Applies where an
                                                                                                                                                    for each occasion when overtime of more than 2                                                              employee is required to work beyond 10 hours (8
                                                                                                                                                    continuous hours is worked.                                                                                 ordinary hours and 2 hours overtime) in any one day.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Another meal allowance will be allowed after a further
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                4 hours overtime.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                cl 18.4: On Saturdays, 1 meal allowance will be paid
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                beyond 5 hours worked.
Transport allowance                                                                     cl 30.4: (Pool Drivers) Where a driver is required to                                                                                                                   No mention
                                                                                        start work from a location which is more than 25
                                                                                        kilometres from their home base and they are
                                                                                        required to use their private vehicle to attend the start
                                                                                        location, the driver will be entitled to receive an
                                                                                        appropriate kilometre allowance, calculated based on
                                                                                        the distance between the driver's start location for the
                                                                                        day and their nominated home base less 25
                                                                                        kilometres, then multiplied by two, in accordance
                                                                                        with the rates published on the Australian Taxation
                                                                                        Office website (from time to time) for claiming a
                                                                                        deduction for car expenses using the cents per
                                                                                        kilometre method.

All purpose
Industry allowance
Living away from home        cl 41: An employee required to stay away from home                                                                                                                         cl 42.6: For drivers paid per kilometre only - $34.23
                             for a continuous 24 hour period or more, will be paid
                             an overnight allowance of $34.55 when
                             accommodation is not provided.



Travelling                                                                              cl 80.2 (k): (For all employees based at a Site in
                                                                                        NSW or the ACT who perform work under a Transport
                                                                                        Worker classification in the NSW Award): For
                                                                                        employees engaged in ordinary travelling on duty, or
                                                                                        on work on which the employee is unable to return
                                                                                        home at night, an allowance of $40.25 per occasion,
                                                                                        provided that where the Employee is travelling by a
                                                                                        form of conveyance in which the ticket includes
                                                                                        meals and bed, the employee will not be entitled to
                                                                                        this allowance.
Specific duties




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                               KALARI PTY LTD (SA AND NT LONG DISTANCE                       LINFOX ROAD TRANSPORT AND DISTRIBUTION                  PATRICK BULK AND GENERAL PORTS             RON FINEMORE TRANSPORT - TWU FAIR WORK                      SEAROAD LOGISTICS (TASMANIA/VICTORIA) -
                                DRIVERS) ENTERPRISE AGREEMENT 2012                          CENTRES NATIONAL ENTERPRISE AGREEMENT                 NEWCASTLE (TWU) ENTERPRISE AGREEMENT                    AGREEMENT 2011-2014                                TRANSPORT WORKERS’ UNION FAIR WORK
                                                                                                              2011                                                                                                                                                  AGREEMENT 2011 - 2013



Application                                  Applies to employees                                     Applies to employees                                     Applies to employees                           Applies to employees                                       Applies to employees
                                                  cl 2: Parties                                          cl 2: Coverage                                       cl 2: Parties, cl 3: Scope              cl 2: Coverage, Scope and Operation                               cl 2: Parties, cl 3: Scope

Temporary transfer of                                                                                                                                                                           cl 17: Mixed functions
duties                                                                                                                                                                                          ▪ where employee called to perform two or more
                                                                                                                                                                                                classifications of work in one day they will be paid for
                                                                                                                                                                                                all time worked or distance travelled that day at the
                                                                                                                                                                                                highest classification.

                                                                                                                                                                                                ▪ In case of employee being transferred to perform a
                                                                                                                                                                                                classification of work which pass a lesser minimum
                                                                                                                                                                                                rate of wage than that at which the employee is
                                                                                                                                                                                                usually employed, company must give employee 7
                                                                                                                                                                                                days' notice.
Removing/delivering                                                                     cl 80.2 (k): For all employees based at a site in
furniture                                                                               NSW or the ACT who perform work under a Transport
                                                                                        Worker classification in the NSW Award:
                                                                                        (ii) For employees engaged in the removal of
                                                                                        furniture, pianos, pianolas, refrigerators, iron safes,
                                                                                        and similar articles, which have to be carried by
                                                                                        Employees, an allowance of $27.80 per week.
Livestock carter

Dangerous goods in           cl 42: $16.75 (or 2.27% of the standard rate per day)                                                                cl 22.4: $10 per day                                                                                     cl 18.2: $15.35 per day when such work is carried
accordance with              per week                                                                                                                                                                                                                      out.
Australian Explosives
Code

Packaged dangerous           cl 42: $16.75 (or 2.27% of the standard rate per day)                                                                                                                                                                         cl 18.2: $6.41 per day when such work is carried out.
goods which require          per week
placarding
Leading hand                                                                                                                               cl 26.2(c): An employee undertaking the role of
                                                                                                                                           Leading Hand will be paid the Grade 8 rate for all
                                                                                                                                           hours employed as leading hand - $28.07 or $27.84
                                                                                                                                           (Kooragang).
Notes                        cl 16: The per kilometre rate includes an industry     cl 80.2(l): (For employees who are based at a site in cl 26.2: Allowances shall increase at each            cl 25.2: Drivers who are paid a kilometre rate who     * cl 18.3: Employees will forego the provisions of
                             disability allowance of 1.3 times the ordinary rate to NSW or the ACT) The terms of the Modern Awards anniversary of this agreement at the equivalent              perform a loading or unloading task will be paid at an 26.2 of the Road Transport and Distribution Award
                             compensate for conditions of work including:           (including allowances), except for the following       percentage rate as to that of the wage increases     hourly rate of pay and an agreed time period as        2010 - Overtime crib break.
                             ▪ shift and weekend work                               provisions (which relate to certain allowances and     contained in clause 22 of this agreement.            defined by each individual operation - see 1.
                             ▪ Absence of normal resting facilities                 expenses) which are not incorporated into this                                                              EA_Wages.
                             ▪ hazards arising from driving long distances at night Agreement:
                             and alone                                              (i) subclause 16.1(b)(ii) of the Road Transport Award,                                                      cl 25.3: Disconnecting Prime Mover from Trailer
                             ▪ Handling dirty material.                             which is only not incorporated for Employees covered                                                        payment - paid hourly basis and at agreed time
                             ▪ Handling money.                                      by the Linfox New South Wales (BOC) Agreement                                                               period as defined by each individual operation.
                                                                                    2009;
                                                                                    (ii) subclause 16.1(b)(v) of the Road Transport Award,                                                      cl 25.10: Fleet vehicle breakdown payment -
                                                                                    which is not incorporated for all Employees;                                                                employee paid after the first hour of such an event
                                                                                    (iii) subclause 16.1(d) of the Road Transport Award,                                                        and for each subsequent hour, capped at 7.6 hours
                                                                                    which is only not incorporated for Employees covered                                                        in each 24 hour period. Payment will be at
                                                                                    by the Linfox New South Wales (BOC) Agreement                                                               employee's ordinary base hourly wage.
                                                                                    2009;
                                                                                    (iv) subclause 16.1(f)(i) of the Road Transport Award,                                                      cl 26.11: Tyre change payment - one hour at
                                                                                    which is not incorporated for all Employees;                                                                employee's hourly rate for each occasion.
                                                                                    (v) subclause 16.3(a) of the Road Transport Award,
                                                                                    which is not incorporated for all Employees; and
                                                                                    (vi) subclause 14.1(d) of the Road Transport Long
                                                                                    Distance Award, which is only not incorporated for
                                                                                    Employees covered by the Linfox New South Wales
                                                                                    (BOC) Agreement 2009; and
                                                                                    (vii) subclause 14.2(a) of the Road Transport Long
                                                                                    Distance Award, which is not incorporated for all
                                                                                    Employees, and subclause 12.6 of the Road
                                                                                    Transport Award is amended as provided in clause
                                                                                    36 of this Agreement for all Employees.

Note: Where an enterprise agreement incorporates or is to be read with a modern award, an entitlement or other item not mentioned in the agreement may be dealt with in the modern award.
Note: From 1 January 2013, as per the Fair Work Amendment Act 2012, Fair Work Australia became the Fair Work Commission.



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Part 4 - Comparison of allowances contained in selected road transport industry agreements

                              SCOTT'S BULK TANKER SYDNEY                  STAR TRACK EXPRESS PTY LIMITED              UPS PTY LTD AND TRANSPORT                 TOLL GROUP AND TRANSPORT                  VISY LOGISTICS PTY LTD VICTORIAN
                                OPERATIONS ENTERPRISE                      - TRANSPORT WORKERS' UNION                WORKERS' UNION OF AUSTRALIA                WORKERS UNION FAIR WORK                        AND SOUTH AUSTRALIAN
                                    AGREEMENT 2012                        FAIR WORK AGREEMENT NSW/ACT                ENTERPRISE AGREEMENT 2012                     AGREEMENT 2011-2013                       METROPOLITAN DRIVERS AND
                                                                                     2012-2015                                                                                                                WAREHOUSE ENTERPRISE
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  AGREEMENT 2012

Application                         Applies to employees                   Applies to employees                              Applies to employees                    Applies to employees                         Applies to employees
                            cl 3: Parties Bound, cl 4: Application cl 5: Application, cl 6: Parties Bound                         cl 2: Scope                           cl 4: Coverage                    cl 3: Application, cl 4: Parties Bound
Incorporation of            cl 4: Agreement incorporates the terms        cl 7.3: This agreement is to be read in   cl 6: This agreement shall be read in    cl 6 (a): This agreement incorporates        cl 7: This is a comprehensive
modern award                and conditions in the Road Transport          conjunction with the Road Transport       conjunction with the Road Transport      the Road Transport and Distribution          agreement which provides all
                            and Distribution Award 2010 to the            and Distribution Award 2010 with this     and Distribution Award 2010. Where       Award 2010 and the Road Transport            employment terms and conditions to
                            extent they do not conflict with the          agreement prevailing to the extent of     there is any inconsistency between the   (Long Distance Operations) Award             the exclusion of any other instrument,
                            agreement.                                    inconsistency.                            award and this agreement then this       2010, provided that Part A of this           including any relevant federal or state
                                                                                                                    agreement shall apply to the extent of   agreement and the local agreements           award, NAPSA or previous workplace
                                                                                                                    the inconsistency.                       will prevail over the awards to the extent   agreement.
                                                                                                                                                             of any inconsistency.
Allowances                                                                cl 39                                     cl 19                                    No mention                                   cl 14, Appendix 3


Standard rate
First aid allowance                                                       cl 42 & Appendix C: $2.89 per day         $10.37 per week                                                                       Appendix 3:
                                                                                                                                                                                                          For Victorian and South Australian
                                                                                                                                                                                                          employees, as at 1 October 2012 the
                                                                                                                                                                                                          allowance is $10.41 and will increase to
                                                                                                                                                                                                          $10.67 on 1 October 2013.

Meal allowance              cl 10.4: for shift work, meal allowance       Appendices C&D                            $13.52                                                                                cl 14(b): $20.01 (as at Oct 2012)
                            included in shift rate; otherwise meal        cl 1.3.1: $13.52 per meal                                                                                                       granted where an employee is required
                            allowance under Road Transport and                                                                                                                                            to work overtime for 2 hours or more.
                            Industry Award 2010 applies                                                                                                                                                   cl 14(c): Where an employee is required
                                                                                                                                                                                                          to work overtime for 1.5 hours or more,
                                                                                                                                                                                                          the employee shall be paid a crib time
                                                                                                                                                                                                          allowance of 1/3 of their ordinary hourly
                                                                                                                                                                                                          rate of pay.
                                                                                                                                                                                                          As at 1 October 2012 the meal
                                                                                                                                                                                                          allowance for Victorian Employees is
                                                                                                                                                                                                          $20.01.
                                                                                                                                                                                                          As at 1 October 2013, the meal
                                                                                                                                                                                                          allowance for Victorian Employees will
                                                                                                                                                                                                          be $20.51.
                                                                                                                                                                                                          For employees in South Australia, the
                                                                                                                                                                                                          meal allowance as at 1 October 2012 is
                                                                                                                                                                                                          $13.82. This will increase to $14.16 as
                                                                                                                                                                                                          at 1 October 2013.
Transport allowance

All purpose
Industry allowance
Living away from home
Travelling
Specific duties
Temporary transfer of
duties




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                              SCOTT'S BULK TANKER SYDNEY                  STAR TRACK EXPRESS PTY LIMITED              UPS PTY LTD AND TRANSPORT                 TOLL GROUP AND TRANSPORT                  VISY LOGISTICS PTY LTD VICTORIAN
                                OPERATIONS ENTERPRISE                      - TRANSPORT WORKERS' UNION                WORKERS' UNION OF AUSTRALIA                WORKERS UNION FAIR WORK                        AND SOUTH AUSTRALIAN
                                    AGREEMENT 2012                        FAIR WORK AGREEMENT NSW/ACT                ENTERPRISE AGREEMENT 2012                     AGREEMENT 2011-2013                       METROPOLITAN DRIVERS AND
                                                                                     2012-2015                                                                                                                WAREHOUSE ENTERPRISE
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  AGREEMENT 2012

Application                         Applies to employees                   Applies to employees                            Applies to employees                      Applies to employees                         Applies to employees
                            cl 3: Parties Bound, cl 4: Application cl 5: Application, cl 6: Parties Bound                       cl 2: Scope                             cl 4: Coverage                    cl 3: Application, cl 4: Parties Bound
Incorporation of            cl 4: Agreement incorporates the terms        cl 7.3: This agreement is to be read in   cl 6: This agreement shall be read in    cl 6 (a): This agreement incorporates        cl 7: This is a comprehensive
modern award                and conditions in the Road Transport          conjunction with the Road Transport       conjunction with the Road Transport      the Road Transport and Distribution          agreement which provides all
                            and Distribution Award 2010 to the            and Distribution Award 2010 with this     and Distribution Award 2010. Where       Award 2010 and the Road Transport            employment terms and conditions to
                            extent they do not conflict with the          agreement prevailing to the extent of     there is any inconsistency between the   (Long Distance Operations) Award             the exclusion of any other instrument,
                            agreement.                                    inconsistency.                            award and this agreement then this       2010, provided that Part A of this           including any relevant federal or state
                                                                                                                    agreement shall apply to the extent of   agreement and the local agreements           award, NAPSA or previous workplace
                                                                                                                    the inconsistency.                       will prevail over the awards to the extent   agreement.
                                                                                                                                                             of any inconsistency.
Removing/delivering
furniture

Livestock carter
Dangerous goods in
accordance with
Australian Explosives
Code
Packaged dangerous                                                        Appendices C&D
goods which require                                                       cl 1.3.1: $10 per day
placarding

Leading hand                See EA_Wages spreadsheet.                     Appendices C&D                                                                                                                  Appendix 3:
                                                                          cl 1.3.1: $121.67 per week                                                                                                      Leading Hand allowance for Victorian
                                                                                                                                                                                                          and South Australian Employees at 1
                                                                                                                                                                                                          October 2012 is $32.27 and will
                                                                                                                                                                                                          increase to $33.08 on 1 October 2013.


Notes                                                                                                               *This agreement incorporates Existing
                                                                                                                    Arrangements (see cl 4.2) which may
                                                                                                                    be a modern award or award,
                                                                                                                    agreement or other site or region
                                                                                                                    specific arrangement. The Existing
                                                                                                                    Arrangements may deal with a range of
                                                                                                                    matters, including base rates of pay.
                                                                                                                    The Existing Arrangements were not
                                                                                                                    available for this analysis.

Note: Where an enterprise agreement incorporates or is to be read with a modern award, an entitlement or other item not mentioned in the agreement may be dealt with in the modern award.

Note: From 1 January 2013, as per the Fair Work Amendment Act 2012, Fair Work Australia became the Fair Work Commission.




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