Australian Automobile Association
Automotive services - Canberra, ACT
The Australian Automobile Association located in Canberra is the peak organisation for Australia's motoring clubs and their eight million members.
The Australian Automobile Association in Canberra advances the interest of all road users across Australia to ensure land transport networks are safe and sustainable, and that the cost and access to transports is fair.
Currently around 1.200 Australians are killed each year and around 30.000 are seriously injured on the roads. Australia's National Road Safety Strategy aims to reduce the annual numbers of both deaths and serious injuries on Australian roads by at least 30%. However the analysis made by the Australian Automobile Association Canberra shows that this goals is in danger of not being achieved.
The Australian Automobile Association undertakes analysis, policy development and provides advice to the Australian Government to ensure all Australians can access safer transport systems.
The Australian Automobile Association advocates for:
- Safer transport options
- Safer vehicles
- Safer drivers
- Better use of information
- Vehicle data
- Least-cost vehicle emission abatement
- Improved car market competition
- Greater fuel market transparency
- the establishment of a Transport Infrastructure Fund
- Examination of alternative funding models
- Analysis of Australia's infrastructure shortfall
- Improved energy security