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  • Automotive organisations reach a historic agreement on national fleet transition

    Automotive organisations reach a historic agreement on national fleet transition

    Australia's peak National, State and Territory automotive representative organisations have reached a historic agreement at an Industry Summit on critical positions and pathways...

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  • A new era for motor vehicle service and repair choice

    A new era for motor vehicle service and repair choice

    World-leading legislation to mandate the provision of motor vehicle service and repair information to Australian automotive repairers passed the Senate today, paving the way for increased consumer choice and competition from 1 July 2022.

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  • Directions in Australia’s Automotive Industry - An Industry Report 2021

    Directions in Australia’s Automotive Industry - An Industry Report 2021

    The Motor Trades Association of Australia along with its State and Territory Associations, have developed and released an industry report into Australia’s automotive industry.

    FULL Report Summary

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Welcome to the Motor Trades Association of Australia

Representing the motor trades industries throughout Australia

The Motor Trades Association of Australia (MTAA) represents many of the 69,365 retail motor trades businesses which employ over 379,365 Australians and contributed $37.1 billion to the Australian economy in 2017/18; which equates to 2.2% of Australia’s GDP.

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Press Releases

The only ‘bad actors’ in the electric vehicle transition will be those who put self interest ahead of including all Australians on the journey

Today, the Motor Trades Association of Australia (MTAA) called on the Albanese Government to fast-track engagement with Australia’s automotive industries to develop a national strategic plan for transitioning to zero and low emission vehicles and stop voices thick on rhetoric but thin on facts.

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Automotive organisations reach a historic agreement on national fleet transition

Australia's peak National, State and Territory automotive representative organisations have reached a historic agreement at an Industry Summit on critical positions and pathways to achieve the considered and practical transition and electrification of the national motor vehicle fleet.

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ACTU must not be allowed to derail Jobs Summit

The peak body for Australia’s 70,000 retail motor trades businesses has called on Prime Minister Anthony Albanese to immediately reassure industry that his September Jobs Summit will not be distracted or diluted by other issues.

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Latest News

Plan to recycle 700,000 end-of-life motor vehicles per annum underway

Plan to recycle 700,000 end-of-life motor vehicles per annum underway

The Motor Trades Association of Australia (MTAA) and the Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries (FCAI) are working on a comprehensive business plan to deliver a road map for an end of life vehicles recycling scheme under the National Product Stewardship Program.

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Examining regulatory settings for motor vehicle insurance and smash repair industry lays the foundations for significant reform.

Examining regulatory settings for motor vehicle insurance and smash repair industry lays the foundations for significant reform.

The Federal Government’s decision to examine the regulatory settings in the commercial conduct of the car insurance and smash repair industry is potentially transformational, says the Motor Trades Association of Australia (MTAA).

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MTAA host Prime Minister at meeting in Melbourne

MTAA host Prime Minister at meeting in Melbourne

The Motor Trades Association of Australia (MTAA) with CEO Richard Dudley hosted the Prime Minister Scott Morrison at a meeting of  leading company Executives in Melbourne to discuss a wide range of issues impacting the industry and broader economy.

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