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  • Mtaa 2019 Federal Election Priorities

    Mtaa 2019 Federal Election Priorities

    The next Federal Government must get real, listen and engage industry to fill the current automotive skills shortage of 35,000 positions and plan.

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  • Directions in Australia’s Automotive Industry

    Directions in Australia’s Automotive Industry

    A true picture of the size and scope of Australia’s automotive industry, the challenges it faces, opportunities and critical policy areas requiring planning. It highlights technology, emerging innovations such as hydrogen and electrical propulsion systems, autonomous vehicles and consumer behaviours.

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  • Unparalleled national footprint

    Unparalleled national footprint

    Thousands upon thousands of automotive businesses nationwide are members of MTAA’s Motor Trades Association and Automobile Chambers of Commerce organisation members. They provide MTAA access to automotive grass roots representation that is unparalleled.
  • Skilled labour shortages in the automotive industry

    Skilled labour shortages in the automotive industry

    Now is a great time to consider an automotive career. The sector and industries in it are experiencing record skills shortages. This means there are a range of professional careers available throughout Australia from mechanics to retailers. If this sounds like a career you would like to pursue, click below for more information.

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  • National Sector Committees Websites

    National Sector Committees Websites

    National Industry Sector Committees (NISC’s) bring a national focus to specific automotive industries and provide detailed technical input and advice to MTAA and Members.

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  • Draft Code of Conduct for Access to Service and Repair Information

    Draft Code of Conduct for Access to Service and Repair Information

    MTAA has developed a draft Code of Conduct for Access to Service, Repair and Technical information to facilitate industry and government consultation and discussion on potential solutions. Click here for more information.

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  • MTAA Member Web Portals to Commonwealth Government Websites

    MTAA Member Web Portals to Commonwealth Government Websites

    Supporting Your Government Information Needs and Obligations. These portals provide easy access to a number of Government websites and the important information they contain.

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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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Latest News

The next Federal Government must get real, listen and engage industry to fill the current automotive skills shortage of 35,000 positions and plan

The next Federal Government must get real, listen and engage industry to fill the current automotive skills shortage of 35,000 positions and plan

Australia's greatest mobility risk is filling the current 35,000 positions for qualified automotive technicians and specialists, and to properly plan for the technology, qualifications and jobs that will be required to service a rapidly changing national fleet fast approaching 20 million vehicles.

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MTAA welcomes Government commitment to Mandated Code of Conduct for access to automotive service and repair information and technical data

MTAA welcomes Government commitment to Mandated Code of Conduct for access to automotive service and repair information and technical data

The Motor Trades Association of Australia (MTAA) Limited, representing thousands of automotive businesses and tens of thousands of Australians employed in automotive industries, today welcomed the Government's announced commitment to develop and implement a mandated Code of Conduct to guarantee access to car manufacturer's service, repair information and technical data.

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Banking Royal Commission a missed opportunity for automotive sector

Banking Royal Commission a missed opportunity for automotive sector

The Motor Trades Association of Australia (MTAA), representing thousands of automotive businesses and tens of thousands of Australians employed in the automotive sector, has expressed disappointment with elements of the final report of the Banking and Financial Services Royal Commission impacting some automotive industries.

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