Hubbed has confirmed with NANA they will be making a payment to Newsagents for outstanding January 2020 service today. Whilst February and March payments are still overdue, from discussions with Hubbed, there appears to be a steady plan being followed to improve the frequency and on time nature of payments to Newsagents. NANA will continue to […]
The ATO has extended the Single Touch Payroll (STP) reporting exemption to 1 July 2021 for small businesses (19 or fewer employees) to report their closely held payees.
Each week, through What’s Hot @ The Lott (WH@TL) NSW Lotteries/Tabcorp includes a link to the “latest” ISI plans. Keeping up to date with the ISI plan requirements is important as the display of ISI products, determined by the size of the dispenser, forms part of the performance criteria used by NSW Lotteries/Tabcorp to assess remuneration […]
The proponents of two of the over the counter and locker parcel delivery systems are failing Newsagents by continually paying late or not at all. Nparcel, run by VANA and NLNA is continually delaying payments to Newsagents for parcels handled. The regular late payments are a breach of the agreement with Newsagents and does nothing […]
Newspack Insurance will maintain its current pricing on mandatory lotteries professional indemnity insurance at $133 for the 2020/2021 financial year. Most policies for Newsagents and other lotteries outlets in NSW and ACT are due to be renewed by 30 June/1 July. The price in NSW may be lower if you qualify for a stamp duty exemption. […]
NSW Lotteries/Tabcorp has announced that the Cycle 3 Roadshow will not go ahead. As a result, the Roadshow performance measure will be marked as N/A for Cycle 3. Consequently, there will be no negative impact on remuneration performance ratings as a result.
Advice from Ovato confirms they will be changing distribution contractors from 2 July 2020. According to Ovato, the move to National Distribution Services (NDS) for metro deliveries and News Ltd for NSW country and all of ACT should be seamless. NANA certainly hopes that is the case.
News Corp Australia has announced the possible sale of regional and community titles to Australian Community Media led by Antony Catalano has failed.
With the NSW and ACT governments yet to enact legislation to support the National Cabinet Mandatory Code of Conduct – Commercial Leasing Principles During Covid-19, NANA has worked with Australian Retail Lease Management to update Members on the latest available advice on how they should be approaching negotiations on rent and lease relief.
In what is developing into a common problem, more reports are being received by NANA of substantially slow payments by branded service stations of invoices from Newsagents. NANA continues to work with Members to get payment and to work with the branded service station chains to improve their payment systems.