Category: Latest News

Implementation Date for new LCT Arrangements Deffered

MTA Super Admin Friday, 21 February 2014 14:39

Further to our advice earlier this week in relation to the LCT issue MTA WA wish to advise the following.

ATO Ruling on Luxury Car Tax

Pia Duxbury Friday, 21 February 2014 12:31

During 2013, the AP Group Limited (AP EAGERS) sought clarity in relation to GST liabilities around specific payments from manufacturers and how these impacted the calculation of LCT by taking the matter into the Federal Court of Australia.

MTA WA Member Footy Tipping Competition

MTA Super Admin Wednesday, 19 February 2014 15:37

Invitation to join the MTA WA Members 2014 Footy Tipping Competition

The MTA WA reminds all members that the MTA footy tipping competition is on again! You will need to get on board quickly, as the season kicks off on Friday 14 March 2014.

Please note that this competition is open to the owners and employees of financial members of the Motor Trade Association of WA only.

Introduction to Social Media Workshop

MTA Super Admin Wednesday, 19 February 2014 09:03

Is your business taking advantage of the opportunities social media offers?

Register today for the Introduction to Social Media Workshop and learn how to get started in social media and how it all works.

You'll come away with practical tips to get you started straight away!

Motor Vehicle Insurance and Repair Industry Code of Conduct

MTA Super Admin Tuesday, 04 February 2014 14:49

A review of the Motor Vehicle Insurance and Repair Industry Code of Conduct by Executive Counsel Australia in September and October 2013 has now been completed.  Thank you to those members that responded to our survey last year and also to those members that provided comment for the final submission by AMBRA/AMIF. 

Media Coverage – Fuel Drive Offs

Pia Duxbury Friday, 24 January 2014 16:23

Following media coverage on Friday 24 January, MTA WA CEO sent the member alert below to members of the Service Station and Convenience Store Division explaining the current situation.

Lady Tradies - MTA WA Apprentice Stars

Pia Duxbury Thursday, 23 January 2014 16:22

Check out the story from Channel Ten's The Project which featured a MTA WA apprentice Crystal Cummings.  You would've seen Crystal on the cover of the December 2013 Motor Magazine.

New training qualifications - your feedback

Pia Duxbury Wednesday, 22 January 2014 08:58

We need your feedback on new training qualifications.  Are you happy with what your apprentices are taught?

It has come to the attention of the MTA WA that some refrigerant vendors have imported flammable refrigerants in non-refillable gas cylinders that are fitted with burst discs, with a number that have been sold to automotive workshops and refrigeration mechanics across Australia.

Spot a Dog Workshop

Pia Duxbury Tuesday, 14 January 2014 16:06

The Spot a Dog workshop is back after rave reviews from the December event.  If you deal, trade or value second hand cars don't miss this practical informative course.

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