Announcements

Vehicle Registration Report for March 2017 (26/04/2017) 

The Vehicle Registration Report provides market data in relation to the retail automotive sectors....

Adelaide Careers and Employment Expo 2017 (19/04/2017) 

MTA looking to drive more young people into automotive apprenticeships....

New Motor Vehicle Insurance and Repair Industry Code of Conduct (12/04/2017) 

This week a newly revised Motor Vehicle Insurance and Repair Industry Code of Conduct was signed by the MTAA on behalf of the State Divisions, AMBRA and the Insurance Council of Australia, to commence 1 May, 2017....

Drugs and Alcohol in the workplace (11/04/2017) 

While alcohol and other drugs are estimated to cost Australian workplaces $6 billion per year in lost productivity alone, the hazards associated with the consumption of alcohol and illicit drugs by workers before or while at work must be controlled i...

What are your obligations in relation to repairing vehicles after sale? (11/04/2017) 

Most Members are aware of their obligations under the Second-Hand Vehicle Dealers Act 1995 (SA) (the SHVD Act), but not many Members are aware that in addition to the SHVD Act, they must give statutory guarantees under the Australian Consumer Law....

Over $30billion per annum. (11/04/2017) 

Over $30billion per annum. The human cost of accidents on Australian roads....

FIMDA members need to read this (11/04/2017) 

Have your say to improve the movement of oversize farm machinery....

ACCC targets unfair contract terms (11/04/2017) 

Small business and franchisees can now expect further protection from the ACCC in relation to unfair contract terms and conduct....

Easter and Anzac Day again fall in April this year (11/04/2017) 

Public Holiday trading obligations....

Security scare for automotive software provider (4/04/2017) 

A security scare involving one of the USA’s biggest Automotive Software providers is a wakeup call for the retail automotive industry worldwide....