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Rostered days off (RDOs)

A rostered day off (RDO) is a day in a roster period that an employee doesn't have to work. If you have employees who are entitled to regular RDOs, you can set up MYOB to keep track of RDO hours accrued and paid.

How often your RDOs are taken or how they're calculated will be specific to your business. So use the information below as a guide only.

To learn more about RDOs for your industry, visit the FairWork website.

Setting up for RDOs

You'll need to create:

  • a wage pay item — you'll use this to pay your employees when they take an RDO

  • an entitlement pay item — this is used to keep track of RDO hours accrued. If you have both salaried and hourly based employees you'll need to create one entitlement pay item for each.

OK, let's dive right in: