Policy Viewpoint

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13th March, 2014 · Policy Viewpoint AADA Fights to Block Used Imports
The Australian automotive industry and Australian consumers alike may soon be at risk of dealing with potentially unsafe and unchecked imported used cars on an enormous scale. Recently, the AADA attended the Productivity Commission hearing...
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13th March, 2014 · Policy Viewpoint Whose Right to Repair?
While the controversial ‘Right to Repair’ debate has gripped automotive industries on a global scale, in Australia it’s also uncovered the importance of an unbiased association for Dealers. A debate has waged between Australian automotive...
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13th March, 2014 · Policy Viewpoint Interest Rate Enquiry Could Affect Dealership Profitability
The Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) is conducting an enquiry into how interest rates are set for consumers in Australian dealerships at point of sale. The enquiry will focus particularly on the mechanics of...
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13th March, 2014 · Policy Viewpoint A Luxury We Can Do Without
Since the year 2000, members of the automotive industry have been united in their disdain for the infamous luxury car tax – in 2014 the AADA will rally for its abolishment. Not many tax policies...
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13th March, 2014 · Policy Viewpoint AADA Puts Microscope on Franchise Agreements
The importance of the Dealer franchise agreement cannot be underestimated. This significant document is the guiding force Dealers rely on as they invest substantially in dealership ownership. In recent years, changes to Australian manufacturing, vehicle...
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