Category: Australian Automotive Dealer Association

MEET YOUR BOARD

Now that the AADA board is complete, we asked our board members to take a little time out of their schedules to answer a few questions about what makes them tick – you’ll be surprised by their answers! So without…

Policy Matters

In a short space of time, the AADA has brought a number of important policy matters to the attention of Government, media and the wider community. Here’s a brief timeline looking at what’s been achieved as well as upcoming challenges…

Dealer Councils United Under One National Organisation

For the first time in history, a National Dealer Council could be formed to tackle the common issues faced between manufacturers and Dealers. Most vehicle manufacturers in Australia have in place an elected Dealer Council which manages the relationship between…

‘We are Being Heard’

An open dialogue between the AADA and the Australian Federal Government has put the Association in a valuable position to address debates around ‘parallel’ and used imports. Dealers are being bombarded with unnerving news and speculation about the future of…

New Power For The ACCC Likely To Transpire

The Competition and Consumer Amendment (Industry Code Penalties) Bill 2014 (Bill) has been introduced to Parliament, bringing a number of likely changes. The Commonwealth Minister for Small Business, the Honourable Bruce Billson MP introduced the Bill into Parliament in mid-July….

Signed and Sealed

NADA University is well on its way to Australia after a ceremonial signing at the Convention in July. Stakeholders from the National Automobile Dealer Association (NADA), the MTA Institute of Technology (MIT) and the AADA made history at this year’s…

Take part in the Automotive Executive Salary Survey 2014

BDO and AADA are inviting Australia’s automotive dealers to take part in our Automotive Executive Salary Survey 2014. The purpose of this unique Australian survey is to provide Dealers with information and benchmarking about what other dealerships are paying their…

Update: AADA/MTAA Legal Dispute

AADA Chairman Ian Field shares his insights into the current legal dispute with the defunct MTAA: Understanding the current legal dispute between the defunct MTAA and the new AADA is only possible when the history of AADA and MTAA is…