Category Archives: LRTAV

ALRTA NEWS -17 August 2018

NSW GOVERNMENT AND NHVR IMPROVE DROUGHT ACCESS The NSW Minister for Roads, Maritime and Freight, the Hon. Melinda Pavey MP, has announced improved access arrangements for heavy vehicles carrying supplies and stock to drought-affected areas. The measures are outlined below. … Continue reading

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ALRTA News – 20 July 2018

PARTICIPATE IN FATIGUE RESEARCH The National Transport Commission (NTC) is encouraging more heavy vehicle drivers to take part in a research project examining heavy vehicle driver fatigue. In collaboration with industry and governments, the NTC is working with the Cooperative … Continue reading

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ALRTA News 6 July 2018

LIVE EXPORT FACTS The National Farmers Federation, Sheep Producers Australia and WAFarmers have jointly launched a new web resource Live Export Facts which tells the stories of the people behind the industry. Stories like that of Bindi Murray, a third generation sheep farmer … Continue reading

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ALRTA News 29 June 2018

REMINDER: EFFLUENT AND LOAD RESTRAINT Comments on the NTC’s discussion paper on Effluent and Load Restraint close on Friday, 6 July 2018. The paper proposes to: Clarify the application of chain of responsibility duties for parties in the livestock supply … Continue reading

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ALRTA News 22 June 2018

PERSONAL TAX RELIEF ON THE WAY The Australian Parliament has passed the Turnbull Government’s tax package which will cut personal income taxes by $144b over the next seven years.  The bill bounced back and forth between the House of Representatives … Continue reading

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