Policy Viewpoint

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29th November, 2017 · Policy Viewpoint Takata air bag recall could be compulsory
The Takata air bag recall saga trundles on, with the ACCC poised to decide upon the recall becoming compulsory, according to Australian Automotive Dealer Association (AADA) Executive Director Operations, Brian Savage. It depends on the...
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29th November, 2017 · Policy Viewpoint Flex commissions banned from 1 November 2018
Astute Dealers will be rethinking their business model on how best to deal with receiving payments from finance companies when flex commissions are prohibited from 1 November 2018. Notice was given by ASIC when, in...
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29th November, 2017 · Policy Viewpoint We are starting to make our presence felt in Canberra
Twelve months ago, few people in the political circles of Australia knew anything about the Australian Automotive Dealer Association (AADA). The irony is, of course, that the destiny of the automotive industry was – and...
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28th September, 2017 · Policy Viewpoint AADA announces powerful data mapping tool: A new era in advocacy for new car franchised dealers
A unique mapping tool that allows franchised new car Dealers to display the vital economic contributions made by their businesses to individual federal electorates and associated communities will be launched at the AADA National Convention...
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28th September, 2017 · Policy Viewpoint ASIC on the sale of add-on insurance and warranties through ‘caryard intermediaries’
ASIC released Consultation Paper 294 (CP 294) on 24 August 2017, seeking feedback from insurers, credit providers, car Dealers, insurance and finance brokers, consumers, consumer representatives and other parties on proposals to reform the sale...
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28th September, 2017 · Policy Viewpoint AADA welcomes decision on private new car imports
The Australian Automotive Dealer Association (AADA) has welcomed the Turnbull Government’s decision not to proceed with allowing personal importation of new vehicles from the UK and Japan. AADA CEO, David Blackhall, said the outcome highlights...
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