October 2020

29th October, 2020 · bulletin NSW Fair Trading Warning – The Car Buying Agency Pty Ltd
Members are advised to be aware of a public warning notice issued by NSW Fair Trading about The Car Buying Agency and its principal Shervin Kalimi Chadorchi. The full warning, taken from the NSW Government’s...
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27th October, 2020 · bulletin Melbourne Moves to Third Step of the Reopening Roadmap
With zero new cases reported across the State, the Victorian Premier has announced that Melbourne will move to the Third Step of the Reopening Roadmap. This includes a considerable relaxation of the existing Second Step restrictions and...
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22nd October, 2020 · bulletin ACCC Grants Class Exemption for Collective Bargaining
Today, the ACCC has granted a class exemption which will enable franchised new car Dealers regardless of their size to collectively negotiate with suppliers and franchisors, without having to first seek ACCC approval. This first...
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19th October, 2020 · bulletin Changes to Lockdown Restrictions in Victoria
Yesterday, the Victorian Premier has announced changes to the lockdown restrictions in Melbourne and Victorian regions. These changes are primarily focussed on easing the social restrictions in Melbourne and regional Victoria and will have no...
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9th October, 2020 · bulletin Senate Inquiry Into the Relationship Between Car Manufacturers and Dealers
On 7 October, the Senate Standing Committees on Education and Employment elected to extend and expand upon their inquiry into the operations of General Motors Holden. This extension broadens the original inquiry, which has now...
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7th October, 2020 · bulletin 2020-21 Budget Briefing
The AADA is generally supportive of the 2020-21 Federal Budget which provides a strong plan for economic recovery. Our public response to the Budget is available in the AADA Media Release issued last night. Initiatives...
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