Payroll Tax Act 1971 - Queensland


The Payroll Tax Act 1971 imposes payroll tax on employers who pay taxable wages in Queensland..

If you are an employer, or part of a group of employers, who pays taxable wages in Queensland, you must register for payroll tax when your weekly Australian wages is more than $21,153.

Service type

Regulatory Obligation

An obligation defined in law. A business must comply with relevant services.

Act(s) name

Payroll Tax Act 1971 QLD

Taxation Administration Act 2001 QLD

Publications Details process

Forms and user guides are available from Queensland Government publications -Treasury

Additional information

Information about payroll tax

Appeal process


Read about the complaints and objections process.

Administering agency

Queensland Treasury

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Office of State Revenue

Queensland Treasury

Mailing address: GPO BOX 2248
Brisbane, Queensland 4001
Website: Contact the Office of State Revenue (Opens in new window)