The Motor Trade Association (MTA) is the voice of South Australia’s automotive retail, service and repair industry. Our goal is to make South Australia’s automotive retail, service and repair sector the strongest in the nation, to provide jobs and opportunities for the future of the industry.
Our 1,100 members employ approximately 15,000 people directly and the automotive retail sector is an important South Australian industry, adding approximately $2.85 billion to the state economy each year.
The MTA provides members with access to a core advisory, support and representation service to help support, protect and grow their business. This gives members access to an extensive suite of services covering industrial relations, human resources, legal, Work Health & Safety (WHS), workers compensation and environmental solutions.
The MTA is also the largest automotive Group Training Scheme in South Australia, involved in the employment of over 500 apprentices, providing career pathways in the industry.
The MTA acts as an industry partner, supporting member businesses through:
- Workplace Training
- WHS Auditing
- IR, HR and Payroll Auditing
- Specific and divisional support
- Advice and representation
- Print & stationery support
- Drug testing
- Environmental Accreditation
Frank Agostino - MTA President