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Petrol pricing

Fuel industry strongly questions objectivity of ACCC analysis of national fuel market
2 days ago

Fuel industry strongly questions objectivity of ACCC analysis of national fuel market

The peak representative body representing service station operators in Australia has responded angrily to the ACCC’s December 2017 Quarterly Report on the Australian Petroleum Market, seriously questioning the objectivity of …
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Victoria Parliament Inquiry into Fuel Prices in Regional Victoria backs fuel price smartphone apps over market schemes
4 days ago

Victoria Parliament Inquiry into Fuel Prices in Regional Victoria backs fuel price smartphone apps over market schemes

A state government inquiry has recommended against intervention in the regional fuel price market despite being told that agricultural and other bulk buyers were avoiding certain towns over 15-cent price …
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It’s open season on fuel retailers – again!
1 month ago

It’s open season on fuel retailers – again!

By  •  Petrol pricing

The Christmas New/Year period in Australia is typically a time of Christmas trees, Christmas stockings and yes, you guessed it, petrol price commentary.

The focus on petrol prices at this …
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Promise to end petrol gouging based on myths
2 months ago

Promise to end petrol gouging based on myths

Treasurer Scott Morrison is unlikely to come good on his promise to stamp out Christmas petrol price gouging because it is not illegal and there is no evidence it even happens, experts have …
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Opposition Leader Gary Higgins says MyFuel website $250,000 failure
3 months ago

Opposition Leader Gary Higgins says MyFuel website $250,000 failure

THE Gunner Government’s MyFuel website has been a $250,000 disaster, Opposition leader Gary Higgins said yesterday.

Mr Higgins called on the Government to explain why Darwin was still the most …
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Petrol price hacks: One in three motorists buy fuel midweek – but it does ‘damn all’ to lower prices
3 months ago

Petrol price hacks: One in three motorists buy fuel midweek – but it does ‘damn all’ to lower prices

If you wait until midweek to buy petrol to save a few dollars, you’re wasting your time.

That’s the message from industry experts after new research revealed 36 per cent …
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Petrol price hacks: One in three motorists buy fuel midweek – but it does ‘damn all’ to lower prices
3 months ago

Petrol price hacks: One in three motorists buy fuel midweek – but it does ‘damn all’ to lower prices

IF YOU wait until midweek to buy petrol to save a few dollars, you’re wasting your time.

That’s the message from industry experts after new research revealed 36 per cent …
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Bowser relief not coming soon for Gladstone
3 months ago

Bowser relief not coming soon for Gladstone

RELIEF at the bowser will be hard to come by for Gladstone motorists in the lead-up to Christmas.

That’s the message from Queensland’s peak motoring body, RACQ.

A late-October spike …
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Petrol price paradox
4 months ago

Petrol price paradox

By  •  Petrol pricing

As the national peak body for fuel wholesalers and retailers in Australia, ACAPMA both monitors and responds to criticisms levelled at our industry in respect of petrol prices.

“A variety …
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Petrol prices hit three-year high, after third round of increases in eight days
4 months ago

Petrol prices hit three-year high, after third round of increases in eight days

Motorists in many parts of the country have been hit by the third petrol price increase in a week.

Stations in central Wellington and many parts of the South Island …
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