Category Archives: General News

Weekly News – 27 May 2016

ALRTA ATTENDS COSBOA COUNCIL MEETING The ALRTA Executive Director attended a meeting of the Council of Small Business Organisations of Australia (COSBOA) in Melbourne this week. The ‘pre-election’ line up of guests was outstanding, including: Minister for Small Business; Minister for Vocational Education … 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 – National Conference, ANZ support, North Australia white paper

NATIONAL CONFERENCE – JUST 2 WEEKS AWAY Things are progressing well in preparation for the ALRTA/LRTAWA joint National / State Conference to be held in Bunbury WA 3-4 July 2015.  We are planning a special night on Friday, 3 July, … Continue reading

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Federal Budget 2015-2016

SPECIAL EDITION: FEDERAL BUDGET 2015-16 The ALRTA welcomes the Federal Government’s small business tax changes announced in Federal Budget 2015-16.  The key measures are: The company tax rate for small businesses with a turnover of less than $2 million per … Continue reading

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Weekly News – New on road assistance service, vehicle roadworthiness

Click here to download the latest ALRTA Newsletter or read up on … ALRTA AND NTI TO ESTABLISH NEW ONROAD ASSISTANCE SERVICE The ALRTA and NTI have agreed to establish LIVESTOCK ASSIST, a new service for operators and drivers that will … Continue reading

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