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NSW Lotteries working on alternate compliance measures

NANA has been in discussions with Tabcorp/NSW Lotteries over a sensible approach to assessing compliance against different aspects of what Newsagents are required to do as far as lotteries requirements for responsible gambling information, POS material displays and other compliance matters are concerned. Tabcorp also has concerns about using social distancing measures and how they are […]

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More outstanding payments identified for service station accounts

NANA has been working with Members to recover large sums of outstanding account balances for service station sub-agent accounts across NSW and ACT. We have identified systemic problems with corporate Shell, Woolworths/Caltex and BP sites. In some cases, the amounts due which Newsagents were unable to recover exceeded well over $5,000.

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Exercise care when considering insurance offerings

NANA has seen quite a few insurance offerings emerging from brokers inexperienced in the Newsagency industry. We have seen some brokers claiming to be able to offer mandatory lotteries insurance when they are not approved by Tabcorp/NSW Lotteries for NSW and ACT and in other jurisdictions. Some are quoting on general business insurance without including […]

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Delayed NANA AGM to be conducted on 21 May 2020

Due to changes in auditors and delays with the approval by ASIC, then compounded by the ability to conduct public meetings, NANA has had to delay its AGM. All of those issues have been resolved and the date for the AGM has been set as 21 May 2020. The meeting will be convened using video […]

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Big 4 bank JobKeeper hotlines

Yesterday the Treasurer met with the CEOs of ANZ, NAB, Westpac and the Commonwealth Bank who agreed to bolster their efforts to prioritise any business needing funding to bridge the gap until the first JobKeeper payments are made in May. It was agreed special hotlines would be set up to help manage the applications from […]

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