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Petrol pricing

No fuel price relief in sight for Territory motorists
3 days ago

No fuel price relief in sight for Territory motorists

PETROL prices across the NT won’t drop in the coming weeks due to the coronavirus, despite other states enjoying prices as low as 89c/L.

FuelXpress owner Pat O’Connell said he …
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Coronavirus crisis: FuelWatch says petrol now at lowest price in 15 years
5 days ago

Coronavirus crisis: FuelWatch says petrol now at lowest price in 15 years

The coronavirus pandemic has delivered a silver lining for motorists, who are now enjoying the cheapest fuel prices in 15 years.

A litre of unleaded fuel costs as little 88.9 …
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Get petrol under $1.20, says ACCC chief Rod Sims
6 days ago

Get petrol under $1.20, says ACCC chief Rod Sims

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) chair Rod Sims has warned petrol companies to cut their prices to well below $1.20 a litre, passing on lower world oil prices to …
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RAA says SA country petrol too expensive
1 week ago

RAA says SA country petrol too expensive

Petrol prices in regional South Australia are too high, prompting calls for recent cuts to wholesale prices to be passed on.

SA’s Royal Automobile Association says latest figures show wholesale …
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Andrew Wilkie calls for action over ‘outrageous’ Tasmanian fuel prices
2 weeks ago

Andrew Wilkie calls for action over ‘outrageous’ Tasmanian fuel prices

A TASMANIAN MP is calling for action over the state’s “outrageous” fuel prices.

Clark independent MP Andrew Wilkie said the delay in the decrease of the cost of fuel at …
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Big chain servos like Coles and Seven-11 hike price of petrol
2 weeks ago

Big chain servos like Coles and Seven-11 hike price of petrol

The nation’s top competition cop has indicated a plan to regulate petrol prices to combat “outrageous profiteering” in “this time of crisis”.

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission chairman Rod Sims …
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RACV calls out price pain for diesel drivers
2 weeks ago

RACV calls out price pain for diesel drivers

As most Victorian motorists take advantage of lower petrol prices, RACV says diesel vehicle drivers are still being taken for a ride.

RACV Senior Vehicle Engineer Nicholas Platt said diesel …
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ACCC launches team to crackdown on price gouging, consumer rip offs amid coronavirus shutdowns
2 weeks ago

ACCC launches team to crackdown on price gouging, consumer rip offs amid coronavirus shutdowns

The competition watchdog has created a new team to look out for price gouging and consumer rip offs as the economy faces a flood of insolvencies and massive diminution in …
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Volatility, uncertainty and the effect on petrol prices
2 weeks ago

Volatility, uncertainty and the effect on petrol prices

National media over the past 24 hours has seen everyone from radio commentators like Alan Jones, the NRMA, the head of the ACCC, and even the Federal Energy Minister, allege …
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ACCC slams petrol retailers for price-gouging
2 weeks ago

ACCC slams petrol retailers for price-gouging

Competition watchdog head Rod Sims has slammed fuel retailers for price-gouging Australians at the pump while global oil prices are crashing, telling Australians to “shun” profiteering businesses.

Global oil prices …
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