The AHVRA is the National Industry Association whose members specialise in accident repairs to commercial vehicles - predominately Truck & Trailers. It was formed to represent Heavy Vehicle Smash Repair businesses and to address key issues which are unique to this specialised sector.
The AHVRA provides a strong focus on the highly specialised area of heavy vehicle repairs, together with the support of well-established and respected State Associations.
The Association provides a voice for the industry and promotes & conducts professional dealings with Insurers, Government and other Associated Industry Bodies.
The AHVRA name, image and reputation is instantly recognisable to the insurance industry, policy holders and vehicle manufacturers as the repair group that is focused on industry best practice and repair methods.
Many industry issues have been resolved satisfactorily following proper representation and open discussions with relevant parties
AHVRA Membership represents the largest, long established Commercial Accident Repairers in Australia. All Members are subject to a strict criteria and audit process, guaranteeing repairs to the highest industry standards & ensuring continued compliance.
The AHVRA delivers excellent networking opportunities for businesses. AHVRA is also active with various Committees and Government Bodies, some of these include the National Heavy Vehicle Regulator (NHVR), Insurance Council of Australia (ICA), Commercial Vehicle Industry Association (CVIA) and the National Motor Vehicle Theft Reduction Council (NMVTRC).
AHVRA memberships represent the largest, and longest established, group of Commercial Accident Repairers in the country
Richard Nathan (Nathans Truck & Trailer Smash Repairs), Chairman
Steve O'Reilly (The Royan Group)
Darren Wales (Wales Truck Repairs)
Carlo Rossi (City Panel Beaters)