About us

The Victorian Automobile Chamber of Commerce (VACC) was established in 1918.

Today, VACC represents the interests of over five thousand small and medium sized businesses in regional and metropolitan Victoria, and it is the premier association for employers and business people in the motor industry in Victoria. Our members employ around fifty thousand Victorians and provide key services in the repair, service and retail sectors of the automotive industry. The VACC brand, when displayed on a member's premises, is the mark of the motor industry professional. Learn more about our structure and management.

VACC is made up of 29 divisions and specialist groups. Whatever your automotive industry sector, VACC has a division, specialist group or general membership category to cater to your needs and to protect your interests in business:


  • Air conditioning specialists
  • Alternative fuels specialists
  • Automatic transmission specialists
  • Automotive dismantlers and recyclers
  • Automotive electricians
  • Body repairers
  • Caravan and motorhome dealers
  • Car detailers
  • Commercial vehicle repairers and manufacturers
  • Earthmoving and industrial equipment
  • Engine reconditioners
  • Farm machinery dealers
  • Glass and tinting specialists
  • Locksmiths
  • Marine specialists
  • Mechanical repairers
  • Motorcycle dealers and repairers
  • Motor trimmers
  • Motor vehicle wholesalers and auctions
  • New car dealers
  • Parts retailers
  • Professional automotive services
  • Radiator specialists
  • Rental group
  • Service station and convenience stores
  • Towing operators
  • Tyre dealers
  • Under-vehicle repairers
  • Used car dealers



Executive Director
Mr David Purchase LLB, OAM

Mr John Buskes



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Through its advocacy of industry and business issues VACC aims to enhance the commercial environment in which its members operate. Members also receive a range of services including industrial relations, technical advice, training, industry information and product discounts. Learn more about VACC membership and how to become a member.

Why use a VACC member?

Search for a VACC Licensed Motor Car Trader (LMCT).

Considering an auto apprenticeship? Read more here.

The VACC produces several auto-industry publications and other technical resources.

Need a website to help boost business in these challenging economic times? VACC members are eligible for website creation services at special rates





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