COVID-19: AVAA Letter From President and CEO

To our Members, We are excited to acknowledge the announcement by the Prime Minister and Premiers of the Roadmap to Recovery. While each state has different timeframes, the signs of improvement and easing of restrictions are promising.  Details [...]

COVID-19: Australian Roadmap to Recovery

UPDATED 1 JULY 2020 We are excited to acknowledge the announcement by the Prime Minister and Premiers of the Roadmap to Recovery. While each state has different timeframes, the signs of improvement and easing of restrictions are promising. [...]

COVID-19: AVAA Market Valuation Uncertainty Statement

27 March 2020, Dear AVAA Members, For valuers, the uncertainty which permeates all markets will inevitably lead to challenges, not just in terms of carrying out valuations and determining value, but also in the reporting of those values [...]

COVID-19: AVAA Australian Auctioneering Industry Protocol for COVID-19

26 March 2020, Dear AVAA Members, We hope you are remaining safe in these difficult times. The AVAA has been in contact with the Premiers office of each state and can confirm that we have received confirmation from [...]

COVID-19: AVAA message to members

25 March 2020, Dear AVAA Members, In this unprecedented time in Australia, and with restrictions being enforced and continuing uncertainty, we want to take the time to outline what the AVAA is doing and how we aim to [...]

Understanding Valuation and Auction Compliance – ARITA Journal

AVAA President, Tim Slattery, penned a fantastic article in the July ARITA Journal, titled "Understanding Valuation and Auction Compliance. This comprehensive article highlights the risks associated with not using a compliant and ethically obliged auctioneer and valuer. Seller [...]

2019-11-08T12:00:52+00:00August 21st, 2019|Announcements, Industry Resources, Legislation|

AVAA Code of Ethics- reminder of obligations

AUGUST 2019 Due to recent media regarding buying and selling own assets at auction, the AVAA would like to remind our members of the AVAA code of ethics that is designed to prevent market manipulation of values, and ensure our members conduct their business in an [...]

2019-11-08T12:00:52+00:00August 8th, 2019|Announcements, Industry Resources, Legislation|

NEW RESEARCH – Legislative Frameworks

Legislative Framework for Chattel Auctioneers, Chattel Valuers & Motor Dealers (July 2019) A new piece of research, commissioned by the AVAA, outlines the legislative framework that currently applies to auctioneers, valuers and motor dealers around Australia solely in [...]

2019-11-08T12:00:52+00:00July 29th, 2019|Announcements, Industry Resources, Legislation|