Monday, 22 August 2016 15:14

The Automotive Repair Division of the MTA WA is exploring the possibility of launching a Platinum Repairer scheme for automotive mechanical repairers and is seeking expressions of interest from members.

Members holding “Platinum Automotive Repairer” status could gain a marketing edge over competitors and credibility among peers.

The MTA WA Approval scheme will demonstrate to the public that the business;

  • operates to a high standard;
  • consistently offers an exceptional quality product/service;
  • is environmentally conscious;
  • contributes to the well-being of the broader community
  • conforms to current environmental legislation; and
  • offers a comfortable reception area with additional services.

In addition the customer can be assured that the business follows a detailed code of ethics and is customer focused having a process for dispute resolution (on display).

Approved financial members will be entitled to advertise they are a “Platinum Automotive Repairer” in all promotional activities including:

  • Signage on buildings
  • Logos on letterheads
  • Promotional material
  • Business website
  • Vehicle signage
  • Quotation material etc.

Approval Criteria

To become a Platinum Repairer the following criteria must be met:

  • Must be a MTA WA member
  • Adopt MTA Code of ethics / customer complaint resolution process and on display in reception
  • Conform to base line Green Stamp environmental standards (Accreditation)
  • Achieve compliance with Platinum inspection criteria
  • Business Licences
  • Repairer Licence
  • Professional standard of premises and equipment
  • Customer service commitment
  • Comfortable reception with clean toilets drinking water coffee machine and Wi-Fi
  • Specific tools and equipment (appropriate to business)
  • Provides at least 3 customer care services such as customer drop off, loan car, free windshield wiper blade replacement...etc.

In addtion annual audits must be conducted to maintain Platinum Repairer status. 

Online Directory

If there is enough interest in the Platinum Repairer Scheme an interactive business directory will be launched on the MTA WA website.  It will feature a location map and provide members with a page to advertise their services. Platinum Members will recieve feature, priority listing in the directory.

Fee Schedule

Application fee - $585 (inc GST)

Approval fee - $270 (inc GST)

Annual Renewal Fee - $330 (Inc GST)

(Note: discounts do apply for Green Stamp accredited business.)


For more information and to get invollved with the Platinum Repairer scheme please contact ARD Division manager Graham Cawley on 9233 9800 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

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