Category Archives: truckCare

ALRTA News – 10 May 2017

KEY ANNOUNCEMENTS IN THE 2017-2018 FEDERAL BUDGET Key points Economic growth forecast to increase to 3 per cent in 2018-19 Instant asset write-off to be extended for eligible small businesses to 30 June 2018 Key road safety programs extended to … Continue reading

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ALRTA News – 7 April 2017

PRESIDENT KEENAN MEETS MINISTER CHESTER ALRTA National President met with the Federal Minister for Infrastructure and Transport, the Hon. Darren Chester MP, in Wangaratta, Victoria.  President Keenan and two other operators were invited to attend the luncheon which provided an … Continue reading

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ALRTA News – 18 November 2016

VICTORIAN GOVERNMENT TO REVIEW OWNER DRIVER ACT The Victorian Government has this week announced a review of the Owner Drivers and Forestry Contractors Act 2005 (ODFC).  The OFCD provides a framework for resolving disputes and prescribes the Owner Drivers and … Continue reading

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Weekly News – NHVR proposes changes to 160km radius work diary, NSW Biosecurity Bill

NHVR PROPOSES CHANGES TO THE 160KM RADIUS WORK DIARY EXEMPTION The NHVR has proposed three changes to the National Primary Production Work Diary Exemption (Notice) 2015, which include: Replacing the phrase “carrying out primary production work” with “working on a … Continue reading

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Weekly News – China live trade agreement, funding grants for women in agriculture…

CHINA LIVE TRADE AGREEMENT Federal Minister for Agriculture, the Hon Barnaby Joyce MP, this week announced a new agreement with China that establishes Australia as the first country with market access for live feeder and slaughter cattle. The agreement includes … Continue reading

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