TACC news

How well are the major parties performing for automotive?

6 May 2019

Dear Member The federal election on May 18 presents a difficult choice for many businesses within the automotive industry. VACC has widely articulated its policy priorities for the automotive industry, particularly to the ALP and Liberal/National Coalition, through our Keep Australia Moving automotive policy priorities document. Following on from our policy document, VACC has undertaken an...

Mandatory warranty wording to be included from June 2019

27 February 2019

Members are advised that amendments to the Competition and Consumer Regulations 2010 (Cth) will mandate the requirement of prescribed text for businesses who give consumer written warranties against defects for the supply of services, as well as goods and services.  You can view a copy of the amendments by taking this link.  

Disposal of Uncollected Goods Act

5 February 2019

Many TACC members will have had the experience of a customer failing to collect a vehicle after a repair or quote and you having to find the space to store it and chase the customer to pay and collect it.