Employees Travelling Allowance Rates 2020

Rates effective on and from 1 July 2020

Capital City Zones - Excluding Canberra

Capital City Zones

Employees at the level of Advisor and Below

Senior Staff

Commercial

Non-commercial

Commercial

Non-Commercial

Adelaide

$271

$91

$346

$116

Brisbane

$276

$92

$352

$118

Darwin High

$333

$111

$429

$143

Darwin Low

$242

$81

$307

$103

Hobart

$264

$88

$337

$113

Melbourne

$280

$94

$358

$120

Perth

$279

$93

$356

$119

Sydney

$323

$108

$415

$139

*High season is 1 April to 30 November.
*Low season is 1 December to 31 March.

Capital City Zone - Canberra

As at 25 August 2019

Capital City Zones

Employees at the level of Advisor and Below

Senior Staff

Commercial

Non-commercial

Commercial

Non-Commercial

Canberra1

$281

$281

$291

$291

1Canberra TA rates are set in line with Remuneration Tribunal Determination 2016/08: Members of Parliament - Travelling Allowance, in accordance with Clause 56.6 of the Commonwealth Members of Parliament Staff Enterprise Agreement 2016-2019.

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Regional Centres

As at 1 July 2020

Regional Centre

Employees at the level of Advisor and Below

Senior Staff

Commercial

Non-commercial

Commercial

Non-Commercial

Albany (WA)

$280

$94

$310

$104

Alice Springs (NT)

$267

$89

$297

$99

Ararat (VIC)

$249

$83

$292

$98

Armidale (NSW)

$275

$92

$305

$102

Bairnsdale (VIC)

$249

$83

$292

$98

Ballarat (VIC)

$288

$96

$318

$106

Bathurst (NSW)

$270

$90

$300

$100

Bega (NSW)

$268

$90

$298

$100

Benalla (VIC)

$277

$93

$307

$103

Bendigo (VIC)

$275

$92

$305

$102

Bourke (NSW)

$284

$95

$314

$105

Bright (VIC)

$302

$101

$332

$111

Broken Hill (NSW)

$280

$94

$311

$104

Broome (WA)

$314

$105

$345

$115

Bundaberg (QLD)

$265

$89

$296

$99

Bunbury (WA)

$249

$83

$292

$98

Burnie (TAS)

$300

$100

$331

$111

Cairns (QLD)

$287

$96

$318

$106

Carnarvon (WA)

$289

$97

$319

$107

Ceduna (SA)

$270

$90

$300

$100

Charters Towers (QLD)

$249

$83

$292

$98

Christmas Island (NT)

$327

$109

$357

$119

Cocos Islands

$455

$152

$486

$162

Cobar (NSW)

$273

$91

$303

$101

Coffs Harbour (NSW)

$276

$92

$307

$103

Colac (VIC)

$249

$83

$292

$98

Cowra (NSW)

$249

$83

$292

$98

Dalby (QLD)

$301

$101

$331

$111

Derby (WA)

$282

$94

$312

$104

Devonport (TAS)

$275

$92

$306

$102

Dubbo (NSW)

$271

$91

$301

$101

Echuca (VIC)

$249

$83

$292

$98

Emerald (QLD)

$268

$90

$298

$100

Esperance (WA)

$297

$99

$327

$109

Exmouth (WA)

$285

$95

$315

$105

Geelong (VIC)

$271

$91

$301

$101

Geraldton (WA)

$289

$97

$319

$107

Gold Coast (QLD)

$321

$107

$351

$117

Gosford (NSW)

$273

$91

$303

$101

Goulburn (NSW)

$269

$90

$300

$100

Grafton (NSW)

$249

$83

$292

$98

Griffith (NSW)

$249

$83

$292

$98

Gunnedah (NSW)

$267

$89

$297

$99

Halls Creek (WA)

$295

$99

$325

$109

Hamilton (VIC)

$273

$91

$304

$102

Hervey Bay (QLD)

$268

$90

$298

$100

Horn Islands

$308

$103

$339

$113

Horsham (VIC)

$288

$96

$319

$107

Jabiru (NT)

$371

$124

$401

$134

Inverell (NSW)

$249

$83

$292

$98

Kalgoorlie (WA)

$281

$94

$311

$104

Karratha (WA)

$314

$105

$344

$115

Katherine (NT)

$280

$94

$310

$104

Kingaroy (QLD)

$267

$89

$297

$99

Kununurra (WA)

$316

$106

$346

$116

Launceston (TAS)

$267

$89

$297

$99

Leeton (NSW)

$266

$89

$297

$99

Lismore (NSW)

$272

$91

$302

$101

Mackay (QLD)

$249

$83

$292

$98

Maitland (NSW)

$282

$94

$313

$105

Mildura (VIC)

$269

$90

$300

$100

Monto (QLD)

$265

$89

$295

$99

Mount Gambier (SA)

$276

$92

$307

$103

Mount Isa (QLD)

$292

$98

$323

$108

Mudgee (NSW)

$287

$96

$317

$106

Muswellbrook (NSW)

$284

$95

$315

$105

Naracoorte (SA)

$269

$90

$299

$100

Narrabri (NSW)

$249

$83

$292

$98

Newcastle (NSW)

$311

$104

$341

$114

Newman (WA)

$282

$94

$312

$104

Nhulunbuy (NT)

$385

$129

$416

$139

Norfolk Island (NSW)

$274

$92

$305

$102

Northam (WA)

$279

$93

$309

$103

Nowra (NSW)

$275

$92

$305

$102

Orange (NSW)

$283

$95

$314

$105

Port Augusta (SA)

$265

$89

$295

$99

Port Hedland (WA)

$284

$95

$315

$105

Port Lincoln (SA)

$297

$99

$328

$110

Port Macquarie (NSW)

$297

$99

$328

$110

Port Pirie (SA)

$249

$83

$292

$98

Portland (VIC)

$271

$91

$301

$101

Queenstown (TAS)

$249

$83

$292

$98

Rockhampton (QLD)

$249

$83

$292

$98

Roma (QLD)

$268

$90

$298

$100

Sale (VIC)

$269

$90

$299

$100

Seymour (VIC)

$269

$90

$299

$100

Shepparton (VIC)

$285

$95

$315

$105

Swan Hill (VIC)

$271

$91

$301

$101

Tamworth (NSW)

$249

$83

$292

$98

Tennant Creek (NT)

$276

$92

$307

$103

Toowoomba (QLD)

$268

$90

$299

$100

Townsville (QLD)

$249

$83

$292

$98

Tumut (NSW)

$249

$83

$292

$98

Wagga Wagga (NSW)

$280

$94

$311

$104

Wangaratta (VIC)

$279

$93

$309

$103

Warrnambool (VIC)

$249

$83

$292

$98

Whyalla (SA)

$267

$89

$297

$99

Wilpena Pound (SA)

$322

$108

$353

$118

Wollongong (NSW)

$281

$94

$312

$104

Wonthaggi (VIC)

$286

$96

$316

$106

Yulara (NT)

$584

$195

$614

$205

Locations other than those specified above

$240

$80

$281

$94

Historical Rates

Employees Travelling Allowance Rates 2019
Employees Travelling Allowance Rates 2018
Employees Travelling Allowance Rates 2017
Rates of Travelling Allowance 2016-17 Financial Year