November 2019

Invitation - Action Plan to Boost Business in the Northern Midlands by Reducing Red Tape

You should attend this free lunch meeting if reducing red tape, streamlining your interaction with local and state government, and making the Northern Midlands an easier place to do business, is important to you.

As a follow-up to the building and development forum held in August, the Northern Midlands Business Association is holding a free lunch meeting in November to tackle key actions to streamline business and reduce roadblocks to development in our region.

The agenda for the meeting will include the action items in the report of the August Forum. We encourage all NMBA members and stakeholders to read the report available at this link.

We encourage you to be a part of this process by contacting us with any additional ideas at the NMBA website and also by attending this lunch meeting.

A special guest at this free luncheon will be Stuart Clunes, who is spearheading the Tasmanian Government's red tape reduction program, and who also attended the August Forum.

The meeting and lunch from the menu is at no cost to you, but for catering purposes, please RSVP and register your attendance at this link.

Details are:

Starts 12.30pm sharp, Thursday 21 November 2019
Meeting ends - approx 1.30/2.00pm
Upstairs, JJ's Cafe, 52 Wellington Street, Longford

The meeting will also include NMBA member voting on some follow-up items from the recent AGM.

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September 2019

Special Airport

September 2019

Special Airport Parking Discount for all NMBA Members

WITH LEADING BUSINESS LAUNCESTON DRIVE PARK FLY


NMBA LEADING BUSINESS, LAUNCESTON DRIVE PARK FLY, IS TAKING THE STRESS OUT OF TRAVEL BY PROVIDING CONVENIENT, AFFORDABLE & SECURE CAR PARKING AT LAUNCESTON AIRPORT.

LAUNCESTON DRIVE PARK FLY IS TAKING THE STRESS OUT OF TRAVEL BY PROVIDING CONVENIENT, AFFORDABLE & SECURE CAR PARKING AT LAUNCESTON AIRPORT.

Long term airport carpark (1/2 day or more) right at the entry to Launceston Airport - Our Location. Our business is locally owned and operated. The carpark provides 300+ car spaces including disabled spaces and undercover parking for car wash customers.

Book online (and save 5%) or just drive in, park your car and pay on return. When you book online you guarantee your spot in the car park, providing piece of mind.

Free shuttle service, dropping off and picking up from every flight and runs on demand so you don't need to book. Once you are ready we will drop you off for your flight. On return, when you have your bags, call us for pick up. You can also walk to and from the airport – about a 5 minute walk to the terminal via the footpath provided.

Our Carwash and detailing services are a great option. Why not return to a nice clean vehicle! Book online or in the office on your day of travel.

Lots of additional great services such as get your tyres replaced, car serviced or your paintwork touched up while you are away! See our website or contact us for details.

Full security fenced site with CCTV monitoring and security patrols. The site has 24/7 vehicle and pedestrian access.

Superior service at a competitive price.

AIRPORT PARKING WITH A DIFFERENCE
Visit our website for more information or to make a booking

Use the coupon code NMBA for a further 5% discount online (enter on the Checkout page)

https://www.driveparkfly.com.au


July 2019

MEETING INVITATION - Building, Property and Development in the Northern Midlands

If you are involved in, or supply to, the building, construction, architecture, property development or real estate industries, then this meeting is for you.

If you also already interact with Northern Midlands Council, or may do so in the future, then this meeting is especially for you!

Northern Midlands Business Association is inviting you to a session where you can air any problems or issues, and put forward your suggestions on building projects, approvals and planning processes. The result of this meeting will help Council to understand how to work with you to contribute to the growth of the Northern Midlands region of Tasmania.

The meeting will be Chaired by Ian Goninon, who is a Councillor as well as business owner and property developer. Mary Knowles, Mayor, and Des Jennings, General Manager of Northern Midlands Council, will be present as observers. Outcomes of the meeting will help to shape the building and planning strategy, policy and services of the Northern Midlands.

We ask you to share this invitation with as many other building-related business contacts that you can please.

DETAILS:

Date: Tuesday 13 August

Time: 5.30pm

Location: Memorial Hall, 55 Wellington Street, Longford

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June 2019

Download your NMBA Member Certificate

All businesses within the Northern Midlands region of Tasmania are automatically members of the NMBA. We encourage all Free members to download and print their NMBA Membership Certificate and display this proudly at your business to show your support for the success of the Northern Midlands.

You can choose to remain a Free member or upgrade to obtain even more promotional benefits for your business.

You can download a printable PDF file of your NMBA Free Membership certificate at this link.

Paid members (Associate, Professional, and Leading Business levels) receive professionally printed and framed versions of their certificates in the mail from NMBA.

Instructions for downloading and printing NMBA Free Member Certificates:

1/ Click on the link and download the PDF file to your computer

2/ Open the PDF file on your computer and type your business name in the space provided

3/ Print the PDF file, then save before closing so you can print it again if needed, email to people, etc

If you have any problems with your NMBA membership certificate, please contact us

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May 2019 - Have your say on the economic future of the Northern Midlands

Northern Midlands Council is creating an economic development framework for our region, and is seeking input from businesses and the community.

The economic development framework covers strategies and projects ranging across agriculture, businesses, entrepreneurs, tourism, infrastructure, natural resources, reducing red tape, population, and the built environment.

There are open discussion forums planned in June where all are welcome to provide their thoughts on the framework, and how we can all work together to built a prosperous and sustainable future for the Northern Midlands.

These community and business discussion forums will be held as follows:

Longford: 5.30pm, Tuesday 11 June 2019
Longford Memorial Hall
55 Wellington Street, Longford

Campbell Town: 5.30 pm, Tuesday 18 June 2019
Meeting Room
Campbell Town Health and Community Service Centre
70 High Street, Campbell Town

If you would rather provide your feedback in writing, please complete the “feedback” section at this link.

A summary of the Northern Midlands Economic Development Framework is available at this link.