Take a look at what has been happening in the automotive industry, and keep up to date with all the latest news and events.

Posted on 22/09/2023

Hiring now - light vehicle mechanics, vehicle body builders, spray painters and panel beaters

Did you know that the MTA WA employs apprentices? Learn more about our GTO program and its current vacancies.

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Posted on 28/08/2023

Everyone benefits from genuine government-industry collaboration

The Minister for Commerce has partnered with the MTA to launch an important new consumer protection initiative – and delivered a fine example of how all stakeholders benefit when government works positively and openly with our industry peak body.

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Posted on 23/08/2023

Are you providing Fair Work Statements to your new employees?

The Fair Work Act 2009 (Cth) (FW Act) requires that various documents published by the Fair Work Ombudsman (FWO) – the Fair Work Statements – be given to new employees.

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Posted on 22/08/2023

What a night! 2023 Capricorn MTA WA Automotive Awards wrap up

The evening was a success! High profile personality Shane Jacobson appeared as a special guest for a crowd of 400 notable automotive industry figures, MTA WA members and awards finalists and latest technologies were proudly on display, showcased thro

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Posted on 24/07/2023

After 28 years, MTA WA advocate - Esperance Windscreens O’Brien changes hands

After nearly three decades, David and Melisa are now looking to a new horizon. Selling their Esperance Windscreen O’Brien business, they will solely focus on managing and operating Esperance Smash Repairs, which employs a team of fifteen.

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Posted on 21/07/2023

Members beware: Increasing reports of scams, fraud, theft, and unclaimed goods

The MTA is urging its members to be extra vigilant as Australia’s high inflation rate and subsequent cost-of-living pressures have created a fertile environment for criminal activity and consumer behaviour that can leave businesses in the motor indus

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Posted on 20/07/2023

MTA WA Industry Engagement innovation kicks off – join a technical working group

The MTA WA Membership and Industry Engagement (MIE) team is proud to have developed new internal software that will greatly improve the capacity for members to get involved and stay informed about specific sectors, issues, projects and opportunities.

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Posted on 17/07/2023

Automotive leg of future:gas 2023 approaching fast

Several automotive industry bodies have pledged their support for the 2023 future:gas refrigerant seminar roadshow

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Posted on 14/07/2023

Managing sick leave

There’s no limit to how much sick leave an employee can take at one time as long they have accrued it and they follow notice and evidence requirements.

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Posted on 28/06/2023

Get your engines ready - it's competition time again! Win a trip for 2 to the Repco Bathurst 1000

This year, the event celebrates its 60th anniversary. As per usual, it is expected to host some of the biggest names in Australian and international motorsport, which attracts thousands of fans and competitors from all over the world.

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