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Motor Dealers

ARA’s Advocacy: New Incentives on Used EVs

Purchasers of pre-owned zero-emission vehicles in British Columbia are eligible to receive an exemption from the seven percent provincial sales tax (PST). Effective February 23, …

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Collision Repair

What Is New with Collision Repair Programs in B.C.

With the Canadian Collision Industry Accreditation Program (CCIAP) shutting down its program, the collision repair industry can be assured that the ARA’s Certified Collision Repair …

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Auto Glass

ICBC Announces a New Compensation Package for Glass & Collision Repair

The Automotive Retailers Association (ARA) is disappointed in today’s announcement by ICBC to maintain the status quo regarding compensation increases to the glass & collision …

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