VTA applauds Budget investments for road transport

The Victorian Transport Association (VTA) has welcomed measures in the Victorian Budget unveiled by Treasurer Tim Pallas, which will improve the state’s road and rail infrastructure, address transport industry skills shortages and increase skills and training through licencing reform.

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VTA advocates for Covid compliance cost recovery

Victorian Transport Association (VTA) CEO, Peter Anderson, has written to transport operators encouraging them to consider ways to recover the massive cost of compliance that Covid regulations and requirements have cost the freight and logistics industry.

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Study overlooks wharf carriers again

Landside road transport operators that have experienced exorbitant stevedore infrastructure surcharge increases and funded the capital costs of increased freight volumes have been overlooked in the Port of Melbourne’s 2021 Container Logistics Supply Chain Study (CLCS). Read more