Policy threatens to shutdown supply chains: VTA

Enforcement at border states for truck drivers had become intolerant amid the latest mandates imposed on commercial road transport according to the Victorian Transport Association. Read more

Bans and restrictions aren’t the answer

As CEO of the Victorian Transport Association I am often asked in public forums: “How do we get trucks off our roads?” We also often see the public messaging stating that the new tunnel will get thousands of trucks of our roads. Read more

Calls for national unity on COVID testing of interstate drivers

The Victorian Transport Association has joined a growing chorus of affiliate representative groups to petition the Commonwealth Government for a unified, national approach on COVID testing requirements for linehaul interstate heavy vehicle drivers. Read more

Loading zone shortage undermines COVID recovery

Transport operators and their peak representative groups for years have been confronted with the important issue of maintaining reliable and safe access for drivers to deliver and collect goods from customers, as a key element in keeping supply chains moving, shelves stocked and customers satisfied. Read more

Loading zone shortage undermines COVID recovery: VTA

Fewer Central Business District (CBD) loading zones are creating traffic congestion and threatening Melbourne’s economic recovery from forced business closures according to the Victorian Transport Association (VTA).

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