Schedule 4: allowances

Schedule 4: allowances

SCHEDULE 4: ALLOWANCES

First Aid Allowance

S4.9   Staff Members appointed by the University as First Aid Officers or Occupational First Aid Officers will be eligible to receive a First Aid Allowance. Appointees must have current St John Ambulance First Aid certificate or equivalent qualification and are responsible for first aid facilities, injury records, administering first aid to Staff and/or students.

S4.10   Appointments are made on an as needs basis at the discretion of the University.

Effective from

28 March 2019

26 March 2020

25 March 2021

First Aid Officer

$964

$983

$1,003

Occupational First Aid Officer

$1,352

$1,379

$1,406

Work-related Travel Allowance

S4.13   The following provisions apply when travelling on approved University business.

S4.14   Normal entitlement is economy class air travel or first-class rail travel (plus sleeping berth if overnight travel).

S5.15   Travel and travel programs are to be approved in advance by the Manager. An entitlement to payment or reimbursement for expenses will be in accordance with the following:

(a)  Payment of a per diem amount, as provided in the University’s Per Diem policy; or

(b)  Reimbursement of actual costs up to travel allowance amount (documentation required); or

(c)  University credit card; or

(d)  Camping allowance, based on the Australian Taxation Office ruling.

S4.16     Allowance can be requested in advance (with acquittal within one month of return).

Motor Vehicle Kilometre Allowance – All Staff

S4.17   Rates payable/claimable will be consistent with allowances approved by the Australian Taxation Office and will be amended annually in accordance with Australian Taxation Office rulings as appropriate.

S4.18   This allowance may be claimed when using own vehicle for University business. It is not payable if receiving Annual Vehicle Allowance.

Plumbing Blockage Allowance

Payable to Staff for each incident.

27 December 201828 March 201926 March 202025 March 2021
0.5%2.0%2.0%2.0%
$10.70$10.91$11.13$11.35

Overtime Hours Meal Allowance

(a) Rates payable/claimable will be consistent with allowances approved by the Australian Taxation Office and will be amended annually in accordance with Australian Taxation Office rulings as appropriate.

(b) Claimable when working two or more hours overtime after normal finishing time (Dinner allowance).

(c) Claimable when working two or more hours before normal commencing time (Breakfast allowance).

(d) Claimable when working four or more hours overtime on Saturdays, Sundays or Public Holidays (Lunch allowance)

(e) Claimable when working more than four hours after previous meal break.

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