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Dealers squeezed by car manufacturers at consumers’ expense

Dealers squeezed by car manufacturers at consumers…

20 September, 2017

The Motor Trades Associations of Australia (MTAA) and the Motor Trade Association of WA (MTA WA) have strongly argued that the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) needs to understand...

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Better protection for workers as new Fair Work law passes Parliament

Better protection for workers as new Fair Work law…

7 September, 2017

The Fair Work Ombudsman Natalie James has welcomed the passing of new laws that will significantly enhance its capacity to take action in cases of exploitation of vulnerable workers. The Fair...

New Online Vehicle Modification Application Form

New Online Vehicle Modification Application Form

7 September, 2017

The Department of Transport (DoT) has created a new online vehicle modification application to streamline the process.  Gone is the old manual process of downloading, printing and posting the application...

Home based business, you've got the licence but can you trade?

Home based business, you've got the licence but ca…

7 September, 2017

If you’re running a business from home make sure that you’ve received written permission from your local council. In Western Australia it is a business owner’s responsibility to ensure that...

Like technology?  Choose an automotive career.

Like technology? Choose an automotive career.

29 August, 2017

Grease monkeys are becoming extinct. Enter the era of the tech-heads. Employers say they failed to find enough mechanics to fill more than half of the jobs available in the automotive...

ACCC to authorise Woolies discounts at BP

ACCC to authorise Woolies discounts at BP

29 August, 2017

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has issued a draft decision proposing to grant conditional authorisation to a commercial alliance between BP Australia Pty Ltd, BP Resellers, and Woolworths Limited...

Increased penalties for workplace safety offences

Increased penalties for workplace safety offences

29 August, 2017

The McGowan Government will increase penalties for workplace safety offences to bring Western Australia into line with other States and ensure penalties better reflect the importance of a safe workplace. The...

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