COVID-19 Updates

Owner Driver

Owner Driver

COVID-19 Test

Mandatory reporting of positive COVID-19 tests

Important message for all members with operations in Victoria. A new regulation was made under the Occupational Health and Safety Act 2004 (Vic) on Tuesday 28 July 2020. The Occupational Health and Sa...

Coronavirus Blood Test

Transport NSW – COVID-19 Testing Requirements

The below information has been issued by Transport NSW. Following National Cabinet’s agreement to the Protocol for Domestic Border Controls – Freight Movements last week, the NSW Government has introd...

Truck on Highway

Influence heavy vehicle charges

The National Heavy Vehicle Charging Pilot (National Pilot) is an innovative industry partnership testing potential direct user charging options for heavy vehicles. The Department of Infrastructure, Tr...

Chief Health Officer Queensland

Chief Health Officer Queensland letter to freight and logistic drivers

The Queensland Government has released a letter to freight and logistics operators highlighting the potential COVID-19 transmission risk. Given the critical functions served by freight and logistic dr...

Free Webinar on Cross Border Controls

Webinar invite: Cross Border Controls Update

From the beginning of pandemic related border closures, NatRoad has provided the most accurate, and timely information for cross border control requirements. There have been a number of recent changes...

Truck in traffic

NSW/Victoria Border Closure Update

NatRoad is working with Transport for NSW to resolve issues around the introduction of permits for the freight industry for entry into NSW from Victoria arising from the recent border closure. Thanks ...

Health and Wellness

Your Invitation To Participate in Truck Driver Wellness Program

OzHelp received a grant under the National Heavy Vehicle Regulator (NHVR) Round 4 Heavy Vehicle Safety Initiative (HVSI). The project will develop a Health, Wellness and Suicide Prevention Program for...

Fuel Tax

Save the date: Fuel tax credit rates indexation – 3 August 2020

Save the date! The Australian Tax office (ATO) has announced the next indexation of the fuel tax credit is expected to be live on the 3 August 2020. The indexation of fuel tax credit rates is based on...

Work from home

Working from home tax deductions

The ATO has introduced a simplified method for claiming deductions for anyone working from home as a result of COVID-19. Between 1 March and 30 June 2020, taxpayers will be able to claim 80 cents per ...