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 29/03/2023

The MTA WA's skilled migration campaign wrap up

In response to industry-wide skills shortages and members’ call for action, the MTA WA recently embarked on an international recruitment mission in an effort to attract British and Irish skilled migrants to automotive vacancies in Western Australia.

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Posted on 27/03/2023

Prohibiting sexual harrassment in connection with work

With effect from 6 March 2023, workers who allege that they have been sexually harassed can apply to the Fair Work Commission (FWC) to deal with a sexual harassment dispute.

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Posted on 23/03/2023

MTA WA drives action on odometer tampering

The MTA WA has responded to member reports of a recent escalation in cases of Odometer Tampering by reaching out to government with suggested solutions and requests for collaborative action

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Posted on 22/03/2023

Light at the end of the tunnel in the GCM upgrade saga

The MTA’s WA's persistent advocacy has finally overcome years of bureaucratic inertia and stirred positive action.

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Posted on 08/03/2023

2023 International Women's Day

From apprentices to business owners - The MTA WA celebrates this year’s International Womens Day, giving acknowledgement and thanks to all the women who contribute to the automotive industry!

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Posted on 17/02/2023

Trade mission to UK & Ireland starts campaign to recruit skilled migrants

The peak body for Western Australia’s automotive industry has launched an international search for skilled workers to help local businesses overcome the challenges caused by ongoing skills shortages.

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Posted on 15/02/2023

Ready for take-off | MTA WA leads skilled migration mission to UK and Ireland

The MTA WA is thrilled to announce the launch of The Association's first international recruitment drive.

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Posted on 07/02/2023

Amendments to the Duties Act 2008

Changes to the Duties Act 2008 advised in 2022 have recently commenced for dealers.

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Posted on 23/01/2023

Are car prices about to finally hit the brakes?

The price of used cars is finally showing some signs of softening but industry experts say it's too early to call time on the high cost of second-hand vehicles as supply pressures are tipped to persist this year.

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Posted on 16/12/2022

MTA progressing policy for Caravan industry members

MTA WA Caravan industry members have advised that there is a need for specific training and a class of repair relevant to their industry.

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