All Media Releases

 
12th February, 2019 · Media Release AADA Welcomes Consultation on Sharing of Repair Information
The Australian Automotive Dealers Association (AADA), the peak body representing franchised new car Dealers has welcomed the release of the Government’s consultation paper for a mandatory scheme on the sharing of motor vehicle service and...
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4th February, 2019 · Media Release AADA Surprised by Royal Commission Abolition of Point of Sale Exemption
The Government’s decision to abolish the point of sale exemption for retail dealers providing car finance has come as a surprise to the new car industry. The Banking Royal Commission handed down its report today...
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31st January, 2019 · Media Release Claims that new car Dealers not promoting EVs – False
The AADA supports the release of the Senate Committee’s report on electric vehicles but is disappointed in evidence suggesting Dealers are not promoting the sale of EVs. “There are some important recommendations in this report...
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19th December, 2018 · Media Release ACCC Collective Bargaining Franchising Class Exemption a Win for New Car Dealers
The AADA has welcomed the ACCC’s proposal to develop a class exemption that would allow all franchisees to collectively bargain with their franchisor regardless of their size or other characteristics. This would allow franchised new...
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17th December, 2018 · Media Release AADA Welcomes Government Commitment to Automotive Code of Conduct
The peak body representing franchised new car Dealers has welcomed the Government’s commitment to develop an Automotive Code of Conduct. The release of the 2018-19 Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook (MYEFO) today shows that Government...
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28th November, 2018 · Media Release AADA Welcomes Passage of Road Vehicle Standards Bill
The peak body representing franchised new car Dealers has welcomed the passage of the Road Vehicle Standards Bill through Parliament. After a nearly five-year long review process, the Bill has passed Parliament, and work can...
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