Monthly Archives: March 2018

Bureau Veritas (National Grading)

Reading Time: 1 minuteAll major insurers have embraced the National Grading Criteria as the Industry Standard, and it is crucial that SAMBRA members finalise the necessary audits and registration with Bureau Veritas. The provisional deadline for accreditation is 30 September 2018.

The Route To VDQ Qualification

Reading Time: 1 minuteVDQ are in the process to start with the Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) process. The RPL process is a mechanism to give members recognition for their relevant qualifications, learnings and work experience related to the VDQ qualification.

Audatex – 1% VAT Increase

Reading Time: 1 minuteAs of 1 April 2018, the effective VAT rate will rise from 14% to 15%. This increase will affect the core Abuntex calculation and the invoices on AudaInvoice.

How long does brake fluid last?

Reading Time: 2 minutesA common question that is asked in workshops: how often should brake fluids be changed? Dewald Ranft explains how often brake fluids should be changed, and the importance in using the correct brake fluid for your vehicle.