The VTA provides a broad range of Advisory, Representative and Advocacy services to the transport and logistics industry.

Our services include:

Industry Regulations & Compliance – Supporting Our Members

The VTA has the experience and expertise to provide valuable information and advice in areas such as:

  • Development of company specific fuel levies
  • Chain of Responsibility
  • Load Restraint
  • Driving Hours
  • Fatigue Management information
  • Mass Limits
  • B-double routes
  • WorkCover
  • Diesel fuel grant scheme
  • Local Government restrictions
  • Drug and alcohol issues

Industrial Relations – Experienced advice and support

The VTA provides specialist industry advice on such matters as:

  • Award & EBA information
  • Dispute settling and Boards of Reference
  • Superannuation matters
  • Long service leave
  • Termination and redundancy
  • Sub-contractor rates, agreements and compliance
  • WorkCover/OH&S advice
  • Australian Industrial Relations Commission representation
  • Award interpretation
  • Specialist papers on management issues
  • Workshops for industry issues

Training – Addressing the needs of the industry

The VTA conducts various industry and general management courses, such as:

  • Industrial Relations
  • Occupational Health and Safety
  • Chain of Responsibility
  • Prescribed Waste

VTA Academy

The VTA Academy has been formed to address the skills and labour challenges in the freight transport and logistics industry. Bringing together a wealth of freight and logistics knowledge with human resources professionals.

Member forums and events

These bring together a range of industry participants to share ideas and hear presentations from industry and government leaders.