COVID-19 Updates

Financing and tax

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Don’t Load High Productivity Freight Vehicles with More Costs

The National Road Transport Association (NatRoad) has asked the Victorian Government to postpone the introduction of a costly new technology requirement during the current pandemic. Warren Clark, CEO ...

New Award Rates & Allowances and Other Important Changes from 1 July 2021

NatRoad has informed members that the 2.5 per cent increase to award wage rates applies from the first full pay period starting on or after 1 July.

It’s not too late to lodge your Taxable Payments Annual Report

NatRoad would like to inform operators who have not done so, that it’s not too late to lodge the 2020 TPAR.

NatRoad Greets Ongoing NSW Road Budget Commitment

The New South Wales Government’s focus on making the State’s roads safer and more efficient in its 2021-22 Budget deserves a solid tick.

Wage Calculation

Temporary payment assistance for workers affected by Covid lock downs

The Australian Government has announced temporary support for Australians who reside or work in a Commonwealth declared hotspot and who are unable to attend work and earn an income as a result of heal...

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Australia’s Fuel Security Will Not be Funded by Road Users

The Australian Government has announced a fuel security package to support domestic refining capability and increase Australia’s fuel security, and it will not be funded through a fuel levy.

Find Out If You Are Eligible For $1500 Rebate

If you are a sole trader, or the owner of a small business, you may be eligible for a small business fees and charges rebate of $1500 through Service NSW.

Taxable Payments Reporting System: Check your Compliance

A large number of road freight businesses have not yet complied with the lodgement requirements under the TPRS for the financial year 2019-20.

HV Road Charges Must Be Revised

National heavy vehicle charges are designed to recover the heavy vehicle share of road expenditure and Ministers have decided to increase heavy vehicle charges by 2.5%.