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Government announces $211m fuel security plan

The federal government has announced it will spend $211 million as part of its 2020-21 budget to… Read more…

VTA asks Victorian Government to support businesses

In response to the COVID-19 ‘road map’ announced by Daniel Andrews on 6 September, the Victorian Transport… Read more…

ATA calls for JobSeeker increase

In its 2020-21 budget submission, the Australian Trucking Association (ATA) has recommended that the base rate of… Read more…

Interstate truckies face ‘disgusting’ abuse

Truck drivers entering South Australia from Victoria have been facing abuse when coming into the state, Business… Read more…

NHVR issues reminder of confidential reporting hotline

In response to the substantial stress heavy vehicle drivers and operators are facing during the COVID-19 crisis,… Read more…

NHVR safety technology plan receives industry support

The National Heavy Vehicle Regulator (NHVR) has welcomed the “widespread industry support” it has received for its… Read more…

Governments have failed their COVID-19 test, ATA says

Australia’s governments have failed their COVID-19 test after days of confusion about how to screen interstate truck… Read more…

National Cabinet endorses new border control protocol

The National Cabinet has endorsed a new protocol to keep freight moving across Australian state and territory… Read more…

Truck drivers urged to wear masks

The National Heavy Vehicle Regulator (NHVR), Australian Trucking Association (ATA) and its member associations have made a… Read more…

NTC simplifies its Consultation Regulation Impact Statement

The National Transport Commission (NTC) has issued a short-form document to accompany its Heavy Vehicle National Law… Read more…