Category Archives: ALRTA Weekly News

ALRTA News 28 July 2016

FEDERAL AND STATE TRANSPORT MINISTERS TO ADDRESS JOINT NATIONAL-STATE CONFERENCE Australian Livestock and Rural Transporters Association (ALRTA) and Livestock and Rural Transporters Association of Victoria (LRTAV) are pleased to announce that the Federal Minister for Infrastructure and Transport, the Hon Darren … Continue reading

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ALRTA Weekly News – 13 May 2016 – 2016 Federal Election, Inquiry into RSRT Impact, ACCC Cattle and Beef Market Study

2016 FEDERAL ELECTION CAMPAIGN  The ALRTA is participating in discussions with the ATA and COSBOA concerning a coordinated Federal Election Campaign. The Trucking Industry is in broad agreement that our primary issues are: No RSRT; Direct safety measures; and Improved … Continue reading

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Weekly News – ALRTA responds to NTC CoR Duties Review, fuel tax rate increase

ALRTA RESPONDS TO NTC CHAIN OF RESPONSIBILTY DUTIES REVIEW The ALRTA has made a submission in response to a NTC Discussion Paper on Primary Duties for Chain of Responsibility Parties and Executive Officer Liability. We have worked closely with the … Continue reading

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Weekly News – National Remote and 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 – 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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