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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…

HVNL penalties ‘a disgrace’ says NatRoad CEO

The National Road Transport Association (NatRoad) has opposed the increases in penalties in the Heavy Vehicle National… Read more…

HVNL needs ‘significant improvement’ says transport minister

The National Transport Commission (NTC) has released its Consultation Regulation Impact Statement as part of the review… Read more…

Large load haulage operators found breaching permit conditions

The National Heavy Vehicle Regulator (NHVR) and Victorian Transport Association (VTA) have called upon oversize overmass (OSOM)… Read more…

‘No-hassle’ COVID-19 testing for truck drivers in SA

The South Australian Road Transport Association (SARTA) has announced that free COVID-19 testing is available for heavy… Read more…

SA implements new rules for truck drivers entering the state

The South Australian government has introduced a new requirement for all essential travellers, including truck drivers, crossing… Read more…

New videos focus on truck drivers’ health and welfare

Federal Road Safety and Freight Transport Assistant Minister Scott Buchholz has commended the producers of a three-part… Read more…