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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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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 – 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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Weekly News – Advanced Fatigue Management Scheme, LivestockASSIST, Outcomes of Ministerial Council

LIVESTOCK AFM WORKSHOP ALRTA representatives travelled to Brisbane this week to participate in an NHVR Workshop to consider the finer points of the proposed Livestock Advanced Fatigue Management Scheme.  The scheme will allow accredited operators to work up to 14hrs … Continue reading

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Weekly News – Comment sought on draft National Guidelines for Ramps and Forcing Yards

DRAFT NATIONAL GUIDELINES FOR RAMPS AND FORCING YARDS The Australian Livestock and Rural Transporters Association (ALRTA) invites public comment on the draft ‘Guide for Safe Design of Livestock Loading Ramps and Forcing Yards’. The purpose of the voluntary guide is … Continue reading

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