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Template letter to local MP regarding Business Rate Relief application (2 June 2020)


COVID-19: Re-starting your business guidance for motor traders - Allianz (29 May 2020)


COVID-19 Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme update (19 May 2020)


Case Study: Return from furlough (22 May 2020)


IGA launching Covid-19 Compliance scheme for independent garages


IGA urges transport minister to end MOT extension


Post-lockdown tips for garages


Risk assessment template (15 May 2020)


Infectious diseases in the workplace policy (15 May 2020)


Covid-19 Temporary workplace policies and procedures (15 May 2020)


IGA’s flexible furlough scheme proposal supported by Chancellor


Letter template - Informing a furloughed employee that they can return to work (11 May 2020)


Reviewing your insurance - Gallagher (6 May 2020)


Advice Note - Distance Selling (1 May 2020)


IGA calls for flexible furlough scheme


Check your insurance policy for business interruption cover


Garage workers now eligible for coronavirus testing


Scam: Business Rate Relief Fraud


IGA urges Minister to clarify inconsistencies in business rate relief


IGA urges garages to stop discounting MOTs


DVSA call centre closed - alternative contact information (14 April 2020)


COVID-19 available support for businesses overview (9 April 2020)


Temporarily closing your MOT station guidance (8 April 2020)


Advice Note - Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (Updated 4 April 2020)


DfT - Q&A concerning police enforcement of travel and retail restrictions (4 APRIL 2020)


IGA provides guidance to appeal business rate relief for independent garages


Template Letter to Local Authority - Business Rate Relief (2 April 2020)


RMI Legal Advice Note - Claiming Business Rate Relief (2 April 2020)


Further clarification on six-month MOT extension (31 March 2020)


COVID-19 Roadside Recovery Guidance (30 March 2020)


IGA urges Government to provide independent garages business rates relief


DVSA Notification - COVID-19 update and MOTs (30 March 2020)


Letter template - Essential travel required


MOT extension FAQ by DVSA (27 MARCH 2020)


Letter template seeking consent to furlough employees (24 March 2020)


Extending MOTs will have a huge impact on independent garages, says IGA


Do you feel the government has provided your garage business with sufficient COVID-19 information?


Autodata Technical Issue 35 - Clonking noise from 2009 Peugeot 207


COVID-19 and energy supplies


Q&A – Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (Furlough) (26 March 2020)


Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme (CBILS) FAQs for SMEs (23 March 2020)


COVID-19 Coronavirus


COVID-19 Layoff and Short Time Working (19 March 2020)


Q&A around COVID-19 Coronavirus issues at work (19 March 2020)


The IGA Helpline is open: 0845 305 4230


Practical Steps for Independent Garages - Poster (13 March 2020)


COVID-19 Coronavirus Guidance for Independent Garages


Covid-19 Coronavirus Update (13 March 2020)


ADAS Awareness & Practical


ADAS Introduction & Awareness


IGA welcomes Chancellor’s support for small businesses in 2020 Budget


IGA Application for Employment


IGA Bulletin - March 2020


Reminder: IGA 2020 Garage Labour Rate Survey


Only one month left to complete your mandatory 2019/20 MOT Annual Training


Covid-19 Coronavirus - Workplace Guidance


IGA Member Events 2020 – Coming to a town near you!


Be Aware - March 2020


Be Aware Special: Card Not Present scam happening nationwide


Did You Know? Motor Trade Insurance Part Two


Autodata Technical Issue 34 – Creaking noise from 2011 Kia Rio


What’s on at the RMI Academies – March 2020


Member Feature – Hardy’s Recovery Ltd


Vacancy - Member Relations Advisor


Autodata Technical Issue 34 - Creaking noise from 2011 Kia Rio


IGA says access to technical information more important than ever


IGA Member Events – 2020 Dates Announced!


New Survey: IGA 2020 Labour Rate Report


Trust My Garage – New marketing tools for 2020


Only 2 months left to complete your 2019/20 MOT Annual Training


Be Aware - February 2020


MOT Update: Special Notice 01-20 – Connected Decelerometers


Could the BMTA Trust help your apprentice?


New IR35 rules: Tax changes for businesses hiring contractors


What’s on at the RMI Academies – February 2020


Major factors affecting the independent sector: Brexit


Autodata Technical Issue 33 - Diesel smell in 2010 Toyota Auris


Did you Know? Motor Trade Insurance


IGA Bulletin - February 2020


IGA 2020 Labour Rate Survey.


IGA calls for fair use of apprenticeship levy to aid in the shortage of skilled technicians


IGA responds to survey about rip-off garages


IGA Bulletin - December 2019


Update your profile page on the Trust My Garage website


Be Aware - December 2019


Health & Safety Alert: Revised guidance for exposure to welding fumes


MOT Update - December 2019


The IGA’s Garage Guide to ADAS


Exclusive member offer: £50 waste oil collection with Slicker’s Festive Savings


Major factors affecting the independent sector: Advances in vehicle technology


Autodata Technical Issue 32 – Wind noise on 2009 Volkswagen Touareg


2019/20 MOT Annual Training Update - December 2019


What’s on at the Academies - December 2019


IGA releases new garage guide to improve ADAS awareness


FCA Draft Guidance on Vulnerable Consumers


Autodata Technical Issue 32 - Wind noise on 2009 Volkswagen Touareg


Enter Your Garage


IGA Bulletin - November 2019


Download the Garage Guide to Recruiting an Apprentice here!


IGA Member Events – Final 2019 Dates and Mechanex Sandown Park