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April 28, 2016 Joel Helmes

The government’s commitment to reduce the truck fuel tax rate has been welcomed by the Australian Trucking Association (ATA). The government will lower the tax on truck fuel, otherwise known as the road user charge, […]

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April 20, 2016 Joel Helmes

Australian Truck Association boss Christopher Melham says thousands of Australian owner drivers and small trucking businesses now have certainty with the scrapping of the Road Safety Remuneration Tribunal. Parliament voted to demolish the controversial tribunal […]

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April 13, 2016 Joel Helmes

The big news has been the ongoing discussions over the future of the controversial Road Safety Remuneration Tribunal. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has promised to scrap the tribunal if his government is re-elected this year, […]

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April 7, 2016 Joel Helmes

The Australian Trucking Association (ATA) has welcomed a Federal Court stay on the introduction of the Contractor Driver Minimum Payments Road Safety Remuneration Order. Claiming the introduction of the order would affect the livelihoods of […]