CEO Messages

 
6th August, 2020 · CEO Message CEO Message No. 57
Following the highs of June, it’s been a challenging month for many Dealers and for the AADA. The situation in Victoria is incredibly concerning with Dealers currently operating under restrictions with a very depressed trading...
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7th July, 2020 · CEO Message CEO Message No. 56
On 30 June, General Motors’ deadline for its compensation offer to Dealers arrived. Despite widespread opposition, the offer did not change in the four months since it was announced and GM’s reluctance to negotiate in...
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4th June, 2020 · CEO Message CEO Message No. 55
On 29 May, the Federal Government introduced regulations for New Vehicle Dealership Agreements. The regulations apply from 1 June and will regulate the commercial relations between new car Dealers and OEMs. The introduction of these...
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7th May, 2020 · CEO Message CEO Message No. 54
The extent of the decline in April’s VFACTs was not surprising but the figures were still incredibly sobering. To put this into perspective the last time sales dipped below 40,000 units in a month was...
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7th April, 2020 · CEO Message CEO Message No. 53
Since we put out our last newsletter in early March the world has become a very different place. The emergence of the COVID-19 virus has prompted Governments across Australia to put restrictions in place to...
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6th March, 2020 · CEO Message CEO Message No. 52
The final weeks of February were very difficult for many of the AADA’s members with GM’s announcement that it was dumping the Holden brand altogether and prematurely ending about 200 Dealer agreements in the process....
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