This guide outlines and interprets the [MA000020] Building & Construction General On-Site Award.

We have built these awards in line with the weekly interpretation as provided by Fair Work.

http://awardviewer.fwo.gov.au/award/show/MA000020

Building & Construction General On-Site Award Interpretation

There are 8 sectors for this award;

Civil Construction

  • Full-Time & Part-Time

  • Full-Time & Part-Time Shiftworker

  • Full-Time & Part-Time Permanent Night Shift

  • Casual

  • Casual Shiftworker

  • Casual Permanent Night Shift

General Building & Construction & Metal & Engineering Construction Sectors (Others)

  • Full-Time & Part-Time

  • Full-Time & Part-Time Shiftworker

  • Casual

  • Casual Shiftworker

***Important Note for Casual Employees: The 25% casual loading has not been included in this award. Employers should add the 25% casual loading to each casual employee's base hourly rate in Deputy for proper functioning of the award.***

Civil Construction

Full-Time & Part-Time

  • M-F Ordinary @ 1.00x 

  • M-F Before 7am - First 2 hours @ 1.50x

  • M-F Before 7am - After 2 hours @ 2.00x 

  • M-F After 6pm - First 2 hours @ 1.50x 

  • M-F After 6pm - After 2 hours @ 2.00x 

  • Sat before 12 noon - First 2 hours @ 1.50x 

  • Sat before 12 noon - After 2 hours @ 2.00x 

  • Sat after 12 noon @ 2.00x

  • Sun @ 2.00x 

  • PH @ 2.50x 

  • M-F Daily OT - First 2 Hours @ 1.50x 

  • M-F Daily OT - After 2 Hours @ 2.00x 

  • Sun Daily OT @ 2.00x 

  • PH Daily OT @ 2.50x 

  • M-F Weekly OT - First 2 Hours @ 1.50x 

  • M-F Weekly OT - After 2 Hours @ 2.00x 

  • Sat Weekly OT - First 2 Hours @ 1.50x 

  • Sat Weekly OT - After 2 Hours @ 2.00x 

  • Sun Weekly OT @ 2.00x 

  • PH Weekly OT @ 2.50x 

  • Delayed Meal Break @ 2.00x 

  • Less than 10 hour break between shifts @ 2.00x 

  • Sat After Good Friday @ 2.50x

  • M-F Minimum Shift Engagement @ 1.00x 

  • Sat after 12pm - First 2 hours Minimum Shift Engagement @ 1.50x

  • Sat after 12pm - First 2 hours Minimum Shift Engagement @ 2.00x

  • Sun Minimum Shift Engagement @ 2.00x

  • PH Minimum Shift Engagement @ 2.50x

Shiftworker

  • M-F Ordinary @ 1.00x 

  • Sat @ 1.50x 

  • Sun @ 2.00x 

  • PH @ 2.50x 

  • Afternoon M-F @ 1.15x

  • Night Shift M-F @ 1.15x 

  • Daily OT @ 2.00x 

  • PH Daily OT @ 2.50x

  • Weekly OT @ 2.00x 

  • PH Weekly OT @ 2.50x 

  • Delayed Meal Break @ 2.00x 

  • Less than 8 hour break between shifts @ 2.00x 

  • Sat After Good Friday @ 2.50x 

  • M-F Minimum Shift Engagement @ 1.00x

  • Sat after 12pm - First 2 hours Minimum Shift Engagement @ 1.50x

  • Sat after 12pm - First 2 hours Minimum Shift Engagement @ 2.00x

  • Sun Minimum Shift Engagement @ 2.00x

  • PH Minimum Shift Engagement @ 2.50x

Permanent Night Shift

  • M-F Ordinary @ 1.00x

  • Sat @ 1.50x

  • Sun @ 2.00x

  • PH @ 2.50x

  • Night Shift M-F @ 1.30x

  • Daily OT @ 2.00x

  • PH Daily OT @ 2.50x

  • M-F Weekly OT @ 1.50x

  • PH Weekly OT @ 2.50x

  • Delayed Meal Break @ 2.00x

  • Less than 8 hour break between shifts @ 2.00x

  • Sat After Good Friday @ 2.50x

  • M-F Minimum Shift Engagement @ 1.00x

  • Sat after 12pm - First 2 hours Minimum Shift Engagement @ 1.50x

  • Sat after 12pm - First 2 hours Minimum Shift Engagement @ 2.00x

  • Sun Minimum Shift Engagement @ 2.00x

  • PH Minimum Shift Engagement @ 2.50x

Casual

  • M-F Ordinary @ 1.00x

  • M-F Before 7am - First 2 hours @ 1.40x

  • M-F Before 7am - After 2 hours @ 1.80x

  • M-F After 6pm - First 2 hours @ 1.40x

  • M-F After 6pm - After 2 hours @ 1.80x

  • Sat before 12 noon - First 2 hours @ 1.40x

  • Sat before 12 noon - After 2 hours @ 1.80x

  • Sat after 12 noon @ 1.80x

  • Sun @ 1.80x

  • PH @ 2.20x

  • M-F Daily OT - First 2 Hours @ 1.40x

  • M-F Daily OT - After 2 Hours @ 1.80x

  • Sun Daily OT @ 1.80x

  • PH Daily OT @ 2.20x

  • M-F Weekly OT - First 2 Hours @ 1.40x

  • M-F Weekly OT - After 2 Hours @ 1.80x

  • Sat Weekly OT - First 2 Hours @ 1.40x

  • Sat Weekly OT - After 2 Hours @ 1.80x

  • Sun Weekly OT @ 1.80x

  • PH Weekly OT @ 2.20x

  • Delayed Meal Break @ 1.80x

  • Less than 10 hour break between shifts @ 1.80x

  • Sat After Good Friday @ 2.20x

  • M-F Minimum Shift Engagement @ 1.00x

  • Sat Minimum Shift Engagement @ 1.40x

  • Sun Minimum Shift Engagement @ 1.80x

  • PH Minimum Shift Engagement @ 2.20x

Shiftworker

  • M-F Ordinary @ 1.00x 

  • Sat @ 1.40x 

  • Sun @ 1.80x 

  • PH @ 2.20x 

  • Afternoon or Night Shift M-F @ 1.12x 

  • Daily OT @ 1.80x 

  • PH Daily OT @ 2.20x

  • Weekly OT @ 1.80x

  • PH Weekly OT @ 2.20x

  • Delayed Meal Break @ 1.80x

  • Less than 8 hour break between shifts @ 1.80x

  • Sat After Good Friday @ 2.20x

  • M-F Minimum Shift Engagement @ 1.00x

  • Sat Minimum Shift Engagement @ 1.40x

  • Sun Minimum Shift Engagement @ 1.80x

  • PH Minimum Shift Engagement @ 2.20x

Permanent Night Shift

  • M-F Ordinary @ 1.00x

  • Sat @ 1.40x

  • Sun @ 1.80x

  • PH @ 2.20x

  • Night Shift M-F @ 1.25x

  • Daily OT @ 1.80x

  • PH Daily OT @ 2.20x

  • M-F Weekly OT @ 1.80x

  • PH Weekly OT @ 2.20x

  • Delayed Meal Break @ 1.80x

  • Less than 8 hour break between shifts @ 1.80x

  • Sat After Good Friday @ 2.20x

  • M-F Minimum Shift Engagement @ 1.00x

  • Sat Minimum Shift Engagement @ 1.40x

  • Sun Minimum Shift Engagement @ 1.80x

  • PH Minimum Shift Engagement @ 2.20x

General Building & Construction & Metal & Engineering Construction Sectors (Others)

Full-Time & Part-Time

  • M-F Ordinary @ 1.00x 

  • M-F Before 7am - First 2 hours @ 1.50x 

  • M-F Before 7am - After 2 hours @ 2.00x 

  • M-F After 6pm - First 2 hours @ 1.50x 

  • M-F After 6pm - After 2 hours @ 2.00x 

  • Sat before 12 noon - First 2 hours @ 1.50x 

  • Sat before 12 noon - After 2 hours @ 2.00x 

  • Sat after 12 noon @ 2.00x

  • Sun @ 2.00x 

  • PH @ 2.50x 

  • M-F Daily OT - First 2 Hours @ 1.50x 

  • M-F Daily OT - After 2 Hours @ 2.00x 

  • Sun Daily OT @ 2.00x 

  • PH Daily OT @ 2.50x 

  • M-F Weekly OT - First 2 Hours @ 1.50x 

  • M-F Weekly OT - After 2 Hours @ 2.00x 

  • Sat Weekly OT - First 2 Hours @ 1.50x 

  • Sat Weekly OT - After 2 Hours @ 2.00x 

  • Sun Weekly OT @ 2.00x 

  • PH Weekly OT @ 2.50x 

  • Work through meal break @ 2.00x 

  • Less than 10 hour break between shifts @ 2.00x 

  • Sat After Good Friday @ 2.50x

  • M-F Minimum Shift Engagement @ 1.00x

  • Sat after 12pm - First 2 hours Minimum Shift Engagement @ 1.50x

  • Sat after 12pm - First 2 hours Minimum Shift Engagement @ 2.00x

  • Sun Minimum Shift Engagement @ 2.00x

  • PH Minimum Shift Engagement @ 2.50x

Shiftworker

  • M-F Ordinary @ 1.00x

  • Sat before 12 noon - First 2 hours @ 1.50x

  • Sat before 12 noon - After 2 hours @ 2.00x

  • Sat after 12 noon @ 2.00x

  • Sun @ 2.00x

  • PH @ 2.50x

  • M-F Daily OT @ 2.00x

  • Sun Daily OT @ 2.00x

  • PH Daily OT @ 2.50x

  • M-F Weekly OT @ 2.00x

  • Sat Weekly OT - First 2 Hours @ 1.50x

  • Sat Weekly OT - After 2 Hours @ 2.00x

  • Sun Weekly OT @ 2.00x

  • PH Weekly OT @ 2.50x

  • Work through meal break @ 2.00x

  • Less than 10 hour break between shifts @ 2.00x

  • Sat After Good Friday @ 2.50x

  • M-F Minimum Shift Engagement @ 1.00x

  • Sat after 12pm - First 2 hours Minimum Shift Engagement @ 1.50x

  • Sat after 12pm - First 2 hours Minimum Shift Engagement @ 2.00x

  • Sun Minimum Shift Engagement @ 2.00x

  • PH Minimum Shift Engagement @ 2.50x

Casual

  • M-F Ordinary @ 1.00x 

  • M-F Before 7am - First 2 hours @ 1.40x 

  • M-F Before 7am - After 2 hours @ 1.80x 

  • M-F After 6pm - First 2 hours @ 1.40x 

  • M-F After 6pm - After 2 hours @ 1.80x 

  • Sat before 12 noon - First 2 hours @ 1.40x 

  • Sat before 12 noon - After 2 hours @ 1.80x 

  • Sat after 12 noon @ 1.80x

  • Sun @ 1.80x 

  • PH @ 2.20x 

  • M-F Daily OT - First 2 Hours @ 1.40x 

  • M-F Daily OT - After 2 Hours @ 1.80x 

  • Sun Daily OT @ 1.80x 

  • PH Daily OT @ 2.20x 

  • M-F Weekly OT - First 2 Hours @ 1.40x 

  • M-F Weekly OT - After 2 Hours @ 1.80x 

  • Sat Weekly OT - First 2 Hours @ 1.40x 

  • Sat Weekly OT - After 2 Hours @ 1.80x 

  • Sun Weekly OT @ 1.80x 

  • PH Weekly OT @ 2.20x 

  • Work through meal break @ 1.80x 

  • Less than 10 hour break between shifts @ 1.80x 

  • Sat After Good Friday @ 2.20x

  • M-F Minimum Shift Engagement @ 1.00x

  • Sat Minimum Shift Engagement @ 1.40x

  • Sun Minimum Shift Engagement @ 1.80x

  • PH Minimum Shift Engagement @ 2.20x

Shiftworker

  • M-F Ordinary @ 1.00x 

  • Sat before 12 noon - First 2 hours @ 1.40x 

  • Sat before 12 noon - After 2 hours @ 1.80x 

  • Sat after 12 noon @ 1.80x

  • Sun @ 1.80x 

  • PH @ 2.20x 

  • M-F Daily OT @ 1.80x

  • Sun Daily OT @ 1.80x

  • PH Daily OT @ 2.20x  

  • M-F Weekly OT @ 1.80x 

  • Sat Weekly OT - First 2 Hours @ 1.40x 

  • Sat Weekly OT - After 2 Hours @ 1.80x 

  • Sun Weekly OT @ 1.80x 

  • PH Weekly OT @ 2.20x 

  • Work through meal break @ 1.80x 

  • Less than 10 hour break between shifts @ 1.80x 

  • Sat After Good Friday @ 2.20x

  • M-F Minimum Shift Engagement @ 1.00x

  • Sat Minimum Shift Engagement @ 1.40x

  • Sun Minimum Shift Engagement @ 1.80x

  • PH Minimum Shift Engagement @ 2.20x

Allowances (Not Automated)

  • Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Industry Allowance

  • Camping Allowance

  • Camping Allowance - Per Complete Week

  • Carpenter-Diver Allowance

  • Civil - CAS Call Back Shiftworker

  • Civil - CAS Call Back Shiftworker PH

  • Computing Quantities Allowance - Other Than Leading Hands

  • Electricians Licence Allowance

  • Fares & Travel Allowance

  • Fares & Travel Allowance - Appr 1st Year

  • Fares & Travel Allowance - Appr 2nd Year

  • Fares & Travel Allowance - Appr 3rd Year

  • Fares & Travel Allowance - Appr 4th Year

  • First Aid Allowance - Higher Than Minimum Qualifications

  • First Aid Allowance - Minimum Qualifications

  • Higher Duties

  • In Charge Of Plant Allowance

  • Industry Allowance - General building & construction industry

  • Industry Allowance - Residential building & construction industry

  • Laser Safety Officer Allowance

  • Lift Industry Allowance

  • Lift Industry Allowance - Appr 1st Year

  • Lift Industry Allowance - Appr 2nd Year

  • Lift Industry Allowance - Appr 3rd Year

  • Lift Industry Allowance - Appr 4th Year

  • Living Away From Home Allowance - Not Required To Live In Camp

  • Meal Allowance

  • Multistorey Allowance - 16th-30th Floor Level

  • Multistorey Allowance - 31st-45th Floor Level

  • Multistorey Allowance - 46th-60th Floor Level

  • Multistorey Allowance - 61st Floor Level Onwards

  • Multistorey Allowance - Start Of Building To 15th Floor Level

  • Scaffold Or Rigging Certificate Allowance

  • Service Cores Allowance - Less Than 15m - 16th-30th Floor Level

  • Service Cores Allowance - Less Than 15m - 31st-45th Floor Level

  • Service Cores Allowance - Less Than 15m - 46th-60th Floor Level

  • Service Cores Allowance - Less Than 15m - 61st Floor Level Onwards

  • Service Cores Allowance - Less Than 15m - Start Building-15th Floor Level

  • Service Cores Allowance - More Than 15m - 16th-30th Floor Level

  • Service Cores Allowance - More Than 15m - 31st-45th Floor Level

  • Service Cores Allowance - More Than 15m - 46th-60th Floor Level

  • Service Cores Allowance - More Than 15m - 61st Floor Level Onwards

  • Service Cores Allowance - More Than 15m - Start Building-15th Floor Level

  • Tool Allowance - Artificial Stoneworker/Carpenter/Joiner

  • Tool Allowance - Caster/Fixer/Floorlayer Specialist

  • Tool Allowance - Refractory Bricklayer/Bricklayer

  • Tool Allowance - Roof Tiler/Slate-Ridger/Roof Fixer

  • Tool Allowance - Signwriter/Painter/Glazier

  • Travelling Expenses - Return Journey - Daily Hire Employees

  • Travelling Expenses - Return Journey - Provided With Transport

  • Travelling Expenses Allowance - Weekend Return Home

  • Travelling Outside & Between Radial Areas Allowance

  • Travelling Outside & Between Radial Areas Allowance - Own Vehicle

  • Travelling To Construction Sites - Employee's OwnVehicle

  • Underground Allowance - 5 Or More days - Other Than Operators

  • Underground Allowance - Less Than 5 Days - Other Than Operators

To add the allowances into the export please follow the below instructions;

Approve the timesheet, then unapprove the pay item.

Add in the shift loading and number of units/hours.

Approve the pay.

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