All Media Releases

 
19th February, 2020 · Media Release Holden Closure: Decision Made In Detroit Will Hurt Local Business
Local car Dealers and their employees will bear the brunt of General Motors’ decision to kill off the Holden brand in Australia, highlighting the need for strong Automotive franchising laws. “There has been a lot...
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17th February, 2020 · Media Release Closure of Holden Affects 200 Dealers Across Australia
Today marks a sad day for Australia with the news that General Motors (GM) will be retiring the Holden brand this year. “This news will come as a hammer blow to Australia’s 200 Holden Dealers,...
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17th February, 2020 · Media Release Automotive Franchising Regulations Need Strengthening
The peak body representing Australia’s franchised new car Dealers has expressed disappointment with the Government’s draft automotive franchising regulations. The regulations are intended to address the major power imbalance between new car Dealers and offshore...
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6th January, 2020 · Media Release AADA Calls on Regulators to Stamp Out False Reporting of Car Sales
Key facts: U.S. regulator Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) clamps down on false reporting practices, Australia should follow suit. Fake sales reporting can adversely impact consumers by eating into new car warranties. Fake sales reporting...
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14th November, 2019 · Media Release New Car Dealers Question Automotive Add-On Insurance Proposals
The peak body representing Australia’s franchised new car Dealers has expressed concern over ASIC’s proposed intervention in the automotive add-on insurance market. ASIC’s proposed intervention comes as the Treasury is leading work on the establishment...
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11th November, 2019 · Media Release Franchised Car Dealers Welcome Options to Reform Franchising
The peak body representing Australia’s franchised new car Dealers has welcomed the Government’s release of a draft Regulation Impact Statement (RIS) to address Australia’s franchising system. “There is a clear imbalance in power between new...
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