Newsletter

  • Issue 21 - 25th May 2018

    Welcome note from Sue Robinson

Dear Colleague, Today three MPs visited NFDA members to discuss issues affecting the sector as the NFDA Parliamentary Engagement Programme continues. Joanna Cherry QC MP visited Arnold Clark Citroen DS dealership in Edinburgh, Imran Hussain MP went to Clive Brook in Bradford, while Jeremy Lefroy MP was hosted by Lookers Mercedes in Stafford. Employment in the industry, priorities for Brexit, as well as the new car market were the main...

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  • 25th May 2018

    GDPR comes into effect

    On 25 May 2018, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into effect. As a result, all personal data will now be regulated under the stricter GDPR, meaning more stringent guidelines and...

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  • 25th May 2018

    Apprenticeship Agreements

    “I’ve always employed apprentices using our standard contract of employment that I use for all of my employees. I’ve heard it is very difficult to legally terminate an apprenticeship. I’m thinking of...

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25th May 2018 Cox Automotive Market Overview – April 2018

Retail The average used car sold price was up 2.97% on 2017 figures, standing at £12,903, despite vehicles selling at a slower pace. The average used retail price continues to rise steadily, in line...

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25th May 2018 MOT rule changes: 20 May 2018

The way that the MOT test works in England, Scotland and Wales changed on Sunday 20 May 2018. The MOT test works differently in Northern Ireland. The changes affect cars, vans, motorcycles and other...

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  • 25th May 2018

    Events

    NFDA REGIONAL MEETINGS June 2018 The dates and venues for the next regional dealer meetings are: Midland – Hilton, Northampton – Tuesday 5 JuneSouth Western – Holiday Inn, Bristol – Thursday 7...

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