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Petrol pricing

OPERATORS ENTITLED TO FUEL SAVINGS AFTER LINFOX CASE
4 years ago

OPERATORS ENTITLED TO FUEL SAVINGS AFTER LINFOX CASE

Heavy vehicle operators will be able to receive further fuel savings after a decision by the Administrative Appeals Tribunal that deemed only fuel that powers the vehicle should be affected …
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Greens stand firm on fuel indexation
4 years ago

Greens stand firm on fuel indexation

The Greens will continue to oppose indexation of the fuel excise despite a change of leaders.

New leader Richard Di Natale has revealed he told Prime Minister Tony Abbott two …
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Regional Victorian petrol price fuels call for country price cap to curb ‘exorbitant profit taking’

The Municipal Association of Victoria (MAV) has passed a motion calling for a petrol price cap in country areas.

The Colac Otway Shire Council, in the state’s south-west, introduced …
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Petrol price lifts to a six-month high

According to the Australian Institute of Petroleum, the national average Australian price of petrol rose by 1.4 cents to 138.3 cents per litre in the week to May 24 – …
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Samantha Maiden: Petrol excise reckoning looms for legacy of Howard’s salvation act

It was the petrol excise hit destined to cost families just 40c a week that nearly burned down Tony Abbott’s leadership.

Like an earthquake fault line, it was a political …
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BP Ludmilla slashes petrol prices by 8c a litre after outrage from Darwin motorists
4 years ago

BP Ludmilla slashes petrol prices by 8c a litre after outrage from Darwin motorists

After a day of intense scrutiny from local motorists and media, BP Ludmilla dropped its unleaded petrol price by 8¢ on Wednesday.

Petrol Prices at BP Ludmilla on Bagot …
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The ACCC clears Armidale petrol stations of any price collusion

The consumer watchdog’s verdict on fuel prices in Armidale is in, and it says there’s been no price collusion.

In January prices were up around $1.30 $1.40 a litre …
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Tasmanian petrol prices ‘might be realistic’ after ACCC investigation fails to prompt price fall

A motoring body says the high cost of petrol across Tasmania “might be realistic” as Launceston prices fail to drop after an investigation by the competition watchdog was announced almost …
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ACCC concludes investigation into Armidale fuel prices

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has concluded an investigation into alleged anti-competitive conduct by fuel retailers in Armidale, following concerns raised late last year regarding high petrol prices.

The …
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OPINION: Fuel stations and retailers cashing in on budget
4 years ago

OPINION: Fuel stations and retailers cashing in on budget

WELL it didn’t take long for Ken O’Dowd and Joe Hockey’s  “Have a Go” Federal budget to take effect.

My local servo whacked the price of unleaded fuel up 11 …
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