Category Archives: Livestock

Weekly News 22.1.16 – Road Safety Remuneration Orders: What do they mean for you?

ROAD SAFETY REMUNERATION ORDERS: WHAT DO THEY MEAN FOR YOU? The Road Safety Remuneration Tribunal (the Tribunal) has now issued two road safety remuneration orders (RSRO) that are likely to affect your road transport business.  These are: RSRO Start End … Continue reading

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Weekly News – Work Diary exemption, Livestock AFM Template

ALRTA WELCOMES NATIONAL APPROACH TO WORK DIARY EXEMPTION The ALRTA has welcomed the announcement by the NHVR that the work diary rules for carriers of primary produce will be extended into Victoria and harmonised across all participating jurisdictions. The revised … Continue reading

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Weekly News – Animal Welfare Forum

ALRTA PARTICIPATES IN 5th ANIMAL WELFARE STRATEGY FORUM This week our Vice President Graeme Hoare and I attended the 5th Animal Welfare Strategy Forum in Attwood, Victoria.  The Forum brought together peak industry bodies, welfare advocates, industry research and development … Continue reading

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Weekly News – National regional transport strategy, CoR

NATIONAL REMOTE AND REGIONAL TRANSPORT STRATEGY The ALRTA has made a submission in response to a ‘Draft National Remote and Regional Transport Strategy’ which is being developed by the Transport and Infrastructure Ministerial Council.  Last year, the ALRTA attended a … Continue reading

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Weekly News – Ramps Guide consultation closes, NHVR Reference Forum

NATIONAL RAMPS GUIDE: PUBLIC CONSULTATION CLOSES The four week public consultation period for the ALRTA’s draft National Guidelines for the Safe Design of Loading Ramps and Forcing Yards closed this week.  Fifteen formal submissions were received representing stakeholders as diverse … Continue reading

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