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Australia’s car emissions flatline as EVs take-off

Publish date 15 Sep 2022

A new report on the carbon emissions intensity of new light vehicles sold in Australia has found emissions fell by just 2 per cent in 2021 despite a tripling of battery electric vehicle sales. Transport accounts for 18 per cent of Australia’s Co2 emissions and the cars we drive are

NTC presents at ITS Summit 2022

Publish date 16 Aug 2022

At the ITS Summit in Brisbane today, National Transport Commission CEO Dr Gillian Miles talked about technology as a lever to bring to life autonomous vehicles and harmonise the rail network. “We’re very interested at the NTC in what technology can do to support a better, more conn

More women needed in transport jobs

Publish date 07 Mar 2022

A new national initiative, to showcase women in transport and tackle some of the negative perceptions of a career in this fast-growing industry, is now up and running. Australia’s infrastructure and transport ministers agreed to the National Women in Transport initiative to improve

Industry feedback influences next steps on driver fatigue

Publish date 29 Oct 2021

The National Transport Commission has listened to industry feedback, and sought the views of jurisdictions, and will not propose a reduction in weekly hours of truck drivers to Ministers. “A number of fatigue issues were on the table at our workshop this week, and it was important