Policy Viewpoint

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16th May, 2017 · Policy Viewpoint Fair work act amendment: what you need to know
In March, following on from the 7-Eleven scandal, the Federal Government introduced legislation in the House of Representatives to amend the Fair Work Act to better protect vulnerable workers. This has application to franchisors/OEMs/distributors who...
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16th May, 2017 · Policy Viewpoint Queensland trading hours review
In August last year the Queensland Government approved Terms of Reference for a review of Queensland’s retail trading hours. The review was conducted by an independent reference group chaired by Mr John Mickel, former Speaker...
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16th May, 2017 · Policy Viewpoint AADA expects record convention numbers at new sydney venue
The 2017 AADA National Dealer Convention returns to Sydney in September. AADA is expecting record numbers to attend at the brand new, billion dollar ICC Sydney on Darling Harbour. Under the theme ‘Advancing Innovation, Technology...
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23rd February, 2017 · Policy Viewpoint AADA argues against LCT in pre-budget submission
In a pre-Budget submission to the Federal Government, AADA has argued that the Luxury Car Tax (LCT) is no longer relevant and asked for consideration for the retail automotive sector’s significant contribution to the Australian...
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23rd February, 2017 · Policy Viewpoint AIG Regulatory update
Commercial law firm, HWL Ebsworth, have released their annual Automotive Industry Group Regulatory Update, providing their view on new, current and proposed legislation. The 25-page document deals with amendments to Australian Consumer Law (ACL), unfair...
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23rd December, 2016 · Policy Viewpoint Fair go: AADA responds to ACCC insurers cartel authorisation application
AADA believes dealers are the unfair targets of an insurance cartel’s bid to cap commissions. We have responded to an application to the ACCC by a group of insurance companies that want to be able...
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