Rates of Travelling Allowance per Overnight Stay 2016-17 Financial Year

Historical Travelling Allowance Rates

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Capital City Zones – Excluding Canberra

As at 1 July 2016

Capital City Zone Employees at the Level of Adviser and Below Senior Staff
Commercial Non-Commercial Commercial Non-Commercial
Adelaide $258 $86 $330 $110
Brisbane $310 $104 $399 $133
Darwin
(December – March)
$264 $88 $338 $113
Darwin
(April – November)
$339 $113 $437 $146
Hobart $252 $84 $322 $108
Melbourne $288 $96 $369 $123
Perth $300 $100 $385 $129
Sydney $309 $103 $397 $133

Capital City Zone - Canberra

As at 28 August 2016

Capital City Zone Employees at the Level of Adviser and Below Senior Staff
Commercial Non-Commercial Commercial Non-Commercial
Canberra1 $266 $266 $276 $276

1 Canberra TA rates are set in line with Remuneration Tribunal Determination 2016/08: Members of Parliament – Travelling Allowance, in accordance with Clause 62.5 of the Commonwealth Members of Parliament Staff Enterprise Agreement 2012-2015.

Regional Centres

As at 1 July 2016

Regional Centre Employees at the Level of Adviser and Below Senior Staff
Commercial Non-Commercial Commercial Non-Commercial
Albany $259 $87 $287 $96
Alice Springs $264 $88 $291 $97
Armidale $238 $80 $279 $93
Ballarat $238 $80 $279 $93
Bega $255 $85 $283 $95
Bendigo $238 $80 $279 $93
Bordertown $261 $87 $289 $97
Bourke $259 $87 $286 $96
Bright $264 $88 $291 $97
Broken Hill $261 $87 $289 $97
Broome $376 $126 $403 $135
Bunbury $264 $88 $291 $97
Burnie $256 $86 $284 $95
Cairns $278 $93 $305 $102
Carnarvon $271 $91 $298 $100
Castlemaine $271 $91 $299 $100
Ceduna $259 $87 $286 $96
Christmas Island $296 $99 $324 $108
Cobar $238 $80 $279 $93
Cocos Island $367 $123 $395 $132
Coffs Harbour $264 $88 $291 $97
Dalby $274 $92 $302 $101
Devonport $270 $90 $297 $99
Esperance $265 $89 $293 $98
Exmouth $335 $112 $362 $121
Geraldton $282 $94 $310 $104
Gladstone $254 $85 $282 $94
Gold Coast $327 $109 $355 $119
Gosford $256 $86 $283 $95
Halls Creek $323 $108 $351 $117
Hervey Bay $269 $90 $297 $99
Horn Island $300 $100 $327 $109
Horsham $262 $88 $290 $97
Jabiru $349 $117 $376 $126
Kadina $238 $80 $279 $93
Kalgoorlie $266 $89 $294 $98
Karratha $347 $116 $375 $125
Katherine $260 $87 $287 $96
Kingaroy $238 $80 $279 $93
Kununurra $315 $105 $343 $115
Launceston $252 $84 $280 $94
Maitland $254 $85 $282 $94
Mildura $256 $86 $283 $95
Mount Gambier $254 $85 $281 $94
Mount Isa $271 $91 $298 $100
Mudgee $261 $87 $289 $97
Newcastle $290 $97 $318 $106
Nhulunbuy $326 $109 $354 $118
Norfolk Island $306 $102 $333 $111
Northam $278 $93 $306 $102
Nowra $238 $80 $279 $93
Orange $255 $85 $282 $94
Port Augusta $238 $80 $279 $93
Port Hedland $285 $95 $313 $105
Port Lincoln $289 $97 $317 $106
Port Macquarie $261 $87 $289 $97
Port Pirie $275 $92 $303 $101
Portland $238 $80 $279 $93
Sale $238 $80 $279 $93
Swan Hill $238 $80 $279 $93
Tennant Creek $259 $87 $286 $96
Toowoomba $255 $85 $282 $94
Townsville $268 $90 $296 $99
Wagga Wagga $269 $90 $296 $99
Wangaratta $256 $86 $284 $95
Warrnambool $238 $80 $279 $93
Whyalla $289 $97 $316 $106
Wilpena-Pound $286 $96 $314 $105
Wodonga $238 $80 $279 $93
Wollongong $254 $85 $282 $94
Yulara $477 $159 $504 $168
Locations other than those specified above $225 $75 $284 $95

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