As a member of the AAAA, you have access to a range of products and services designed to save you time and money.
The AAAA is continually looking to develop additional member benefits and services that enable you to save money and run your business better. Current services include:
- AAAA Employer Assist – HR Advisory Service Hotline
- AAAA Industry Legal Service
- AAAA Insurance Program
- AAAA Foreign Exchange
- AAAA NAB Merchant Banking
- Hertz Car Rental
AAAA EMPLOYER ASSIST – HR ADVISORY SERVICE HOTLINE
The Australian Automotive Aftermarket Association Ltd has a comprehensive information and problem resolution program in the area of Human Resource Management and Industrial Relations issues. Click on the IR/HR Advisory Service Link for more information.
For more information contact the AAAA HR Hotline 1300 735 306 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
AAAA INSURANCE PROGRAM
With so many insurance products available, making the right choice can be overwhelming. Austbrokers ABS is the one stop shop for all the insurance needs of AAAA members.
Through AAAA’s association with Austbrokers ABS, members are able to access a broad range of comprehensive insurance solutions that are tailored to meet the specific needs of individual AAAA members. In this rapidly changing market, ABS’ focus on holistic Risk Management when it comes understanding your business, and their strategic partnerships with leading insurers allows ABS to provide AAAA members with innovative, cost effective, flexible insurance solutions. With over 150 years of combined insurance knowledge within the automotive industry and supported by a designated service team (which includes claims support) you can rest easy, safe in the knowledge that your livelihood is protected.
Our passion for insurance makes it easy for you to focus on your passion – Your Business!
Whether you are involved in manufacturing, re-manufacturing, wholesaling, distribution, mechanical repair & modification services and retailing of all vehicle parts, accessories, tools, equipment and services Austbrokers ABS has the insurance solution to protect your business.
Click here to learn more www.absyd.com.au .
Australian Automotive Aftermarket Association has a referral arrangement with Austbrokers ABS and may receive a commission from them for policies arranged by Austbrokers ABS for AAAA members.
Austbrokers ABS is a trading name of Austbrokers Sydney Pty Ltd, ABN 14 061 968 090 AFSL No. 244244
AAAA – FOREIGN EXCHANGE
Through our partnership with OzForex, AAAA members can compare exchange rates, manage beneficiaries and generate foreign currency payments easily and efficiently. OzForex is a smart, simple and cost effective solution to your international transfer needs. If your business makes & receives international payments, OzForex can provide you with competitive exchange rates, an easy to use online platform and personal service from expert dealers. With OzForex your business can enjoy smarter pricing, rate and payment transparency and tailored strategies to suit your unique foreign exchange requirements. OzForex offers AAAA Members:
- No transaction fees
- 24 hour trading
- Preferential exchange rates
- Fast transactions – efficient automated currency conversion and transfer of funds
- Safety and security – OzForex secure encrypted online service uses industry standards and accepted encryption
- No account set-up or ongoing fees to open an OzForex transaction account
- Control and Visibility – you can check the progress of your international transfer and also monitor the rates allowing you convert and transfer whenever suits you best
- Information – daily and weekly commentary and currency charts are only a click away
If you would like to take advantage of our partnership with OzForex, go to: www.ozforex.com.au/AAAA to get started and register online. For more information contact Tim Bentley on 0415 104 450 or email email@example.com and quote: ‘AAAA’.
AAAA -NAB MERCHANT BANKING
AAAA is pleased to announce a new partnership with NAB for merchant services. NAB are excited to partner with us, as they feel they can offer real benefit due to the strength of the buying power of our group. This new offer is to help all AAAA Members gain access to a highly competitive merchant offering.
Up until now, many of you would have been familiar with a single Merchant Service Fee pricing structure, this is when all of the costs have been bundled together. With the new NAB offer you will now be able to see a true breakdown of the Interchange Fees and Service Fees as separate items, allowing you to better understand the cost relating to card acceptance and the type of card holders making purchases within your business.
Both new and existing NAB merchants can benefit from this exciting new partnership.
AAAA NAB Group Deal
- Service fee: 0.204% of net sales $ dollar volume (i.e. sales less refunds); plus interchange fees (rates set by Visa and MasterCard, CLICK HERE for current interchange fees)
- Debit card EFTPOS – $0.11 per transaction.
CLICK HERE to access more information and the application form.
To find out more call NAB on 1300 EFTPOS (1300 338 767) and quote the exclusive AAAA Deal code – 700003267 or email the completed form to firstname.lastname@example.org.
HERTZ CAR RENTAL
AAAA members can access discounted rates on Hertz rental cars. Hertz is one of the largest and most respected car rental companies in Australia and are committed to providing their clients with quality rentals and services and have over 1,000 locations throughout Australia, New Zealand and the rest of the world.
To take advantage of these great rates contact: 13 30 39 and quote Reference Number: 188 1082 or go to www.hertz.com.au
INDUSTRY LEGAL SERVICE
Indigo Legal is the law firm now providing legal advisory services to all AAAA members across Australia. Indigo Legal assists members by providing practical legal advice and services in the areas of corporate, commercial, competition and consumer law.
From 3 August 2015 AAAA members can access the FREE Indigo Legal hotline service on 1300 369 703 for general advice.
Indigo legal can provide members with general advice on refunds, warranties, consumer guarantees, product safety, compensation for loss and damage, marketing claims, contract terms, other rights and obligations under the Australian Consumer Law, business structures, sale and purchase agreements, intellectual property and debt recovery. A more comprehensive list of the types of matters that Indigo Legal can assist AAAA members with is provided below.
Indigo Legal can also assist AAAA members with more complex legal matters which fall outside of the scope of the hotline service which is limited to short, general advice. Assistance with such matters will be charged on a fee for service basis at special AAAA discounted member rate, quoted on application.
Corporate & Commercial Law
- Business structure
- Company incorporation
- Business lease/sale/purchase/mergers
- Commercial leases
- Intellectual property
- Commercial litigation
- Court proceedings
- Tax and superannuation law
Competition & Consumer Law
- Australian Consumer Law compliance
- Repair, replace and refund policies
- Consumer guarantees
- Compensation for loss and damage
- Product safety and labelling
- Marketing claims
- Misleading or deceptive conduct
- Unconscionable conduct
- Selling practices