How We Support Our Members

Member Benefits & Services

Road Freight NSW provides members with key connections, the most up-to-date, relevant information and effective advocacy. We provide these services to our membership to support them with compliance and safety and to improve their productivity and professionalism. They are only possible because of the support and generosity of our partners.

Keeping You Informed

Our members receive:

  • Weekly e-newsletter – ‘Freight News’
  • Member updates
  • Major incident updates
  • Workshops and seminars
  • Member only information – fact sheets, toolbox talks, safety alerts and more
Road Freight NSW Chair, Austin Vella

Member Forums

Members are invited to attend topical forums covering issues including:

  • Workplace relations
  • Compliance and enforcement
  • Workplace health and safety
  • Legal issues
  • National Heavy Vehicle Law and maintenance manual

Alliance Partnerships

  • Save money on fuel through BP with the RFNSW discount that can easily pay for your membership within a few months
  • Expanded insurance products from National Transport Insurance (NTI)
  • Workplace injury management with Work Options

Advocacy For Your Industry

Road Freight NSW represents our members’ interests at the state, federal and local government levels, as well as its agencies on a wide range of issues, including:

  • Ports in NSW
  • OSOM
  • Line haul
  • Containers
  • Dangerous Goods
  • Last Mile
  • Supply Chain Issues
  • Industrial Relations
  • Safety
  • Empty Containers
  • National Heavy Vehicle Regulator (NHVR)
  • Transport for New South Wales (TfNSW)
  • NSW Government Ministers
  • Road User Charges
  • Toll Relief
  • Providing media with NSW Freight’s perspective through TV, radio, newpapers and online
  • Highlighting the positives of an industry that carries Australian business and the community
  • During COVID we advocated for the industry and particularly for the ‘Dignity and Respect’ of truckies on the road and a common sense approach to the movement of freight
  • We advocated on measures for the freight industry for reopening and during floods
Brent Ferguson, Head of National Workplace Relations Policy, AI Group

Free Workplace Relations Advice

Members only hotline – advice directly from our dedicated representative at Ai Group, including:

  • Rates of pay
  • Road safety remuneration orders
  • Contract determinations
  • Leave entitlements
  • New workplace relations laws
  • Termination of employment
  • Human resource management
  • Mutual responsibility obligations


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