Women in automotive


  • 1.To raise the profile of women and recognise them as an integral part of the automotive industry

  • 2. To advocate for, and encourage, reasonable and flexible work arrangements

  • 3. To assist industry to attract women into their workplaces

  • 4. To be the voice for all women in the industry

  • 5. To encourage diversity of women regarding age, ethnicity, race and religion across the industry

  • 6. To provide open communication, networking and mentoring within the industry

  • 7. To provide a forum to enhance skills and education, by encouraging tailor-made courses for women within the industry

  • 8. To provide a forum that recognises the different needs of women within the industry

  • 9. To provide a forum to open the lines of communication between Members

  • 10. To enhance the overall image of the automotive industry, and to promote it as an industry open to customers and job seekers, regardless of gender

  • 11. To provide a forum to encourage, inspire and raise the self-esteem of women and their business partners within the industry

  • 12. To provide a forum where the concerns of Members can be discussed openly, and to contribute to VACC policy development

  • 13. To raise awareness in the community of rewarding employment opportunities in the industry.