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Fuel volumes & prices – the year that was FY21
2 days ago

Fuel volumes & prices – the year that was FY21

By  •  ACAPMA

The ACCC released the latest in its series of quarterly petrol price monitoring reports on 14 September 2021. Unlike the select use of pricing data by media opportunists like the …
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Fuel prices lowest in 22 years
5 days ago

Fuel prices lowest in 22 years

By  •  ACAPMA

ACCC monitoring report shows average retail petrol prices in 2020-2021 were the lowest in 22 years when adjusted for inflation.  This historic low occurred across Australia’s 5 largest cities, which …
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MEDIA RELEASE: ACCC authorises payment systems merger after undertaking
1 week ago

MEDIA RELEASE: ACCC authorises payment systems merger after undertaking

ACCC authorises payment systems merger after undertaking The ACCC has authorised the proposed merger of BPAY Group Holding Pty Ltd and its subsidiaries (together, BPAY), eftpos Payments Australia Ltd (eftpos) …
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ACCC approves Virgin, 7-Eleven ‘points for petrol’ deal
4 months ago

ACCC approves Virgin, 7-Eleven ‘points for petrol’ deal

irgin Australia looks set to launch its points-earning alliance with 7-Eleven following interim authorisation for the partnership being granted by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission.

The ACCC’s temporary seal …
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ACCC latest petrol monitoring reports highlights prices ended bumpy year slightly lower as demand rebounded
7 months ago

ACCC latest petrol monitoring reports highlights prices ended bumpy year slightly lower as demand rebounded

The ACCC has released its latest petrol monitoring report and have highlighted that petrol prices in Australia’s five largest cities stabilised at the end of 2020 after an unpredictable year …
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Anthony Lynham writes to ACCC over north west Queensland fuel prices
1 year ago

Anthony Lynham writes to ACCC over north west Queensland fuel prices

The Palaszczuk government is seeking an independent investigation into fuel prices in Mount Isa and Cloncurry.

Energy Minister Dr Anthony Lynham has written to Australian Competition and Consumer Commission chair …
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COVID19 Fuel price criticism is bizarre
1 year ago

COVID19 Fuel price criticism is bizarre

This week saw more public ‘hate mail’ against the fuel retail industry. The antagonism, sparked by ACCC comments last week has led to politicians of all colours lining up to …
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Labor MPs call for an ACCC inquiry into why Tasmanian fuel prices are so high
1 year ago

Labor MPs call for an ACCC inquiry into why Tasmanian fuel prices are so high

THE price of petrol in Tasmania remains unacceptably high despite a recent oil price slump, federal Labor members say.

Interstate motorists are now buying their petrol for less than $1 …
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ACCC media appears to incite aggression at servos
1 year ago

ACCC media appears to incite aggression at servos

You really have to wonder about the ACCC’s agenda at times. This week saw the release of a major report detailing the economics of the Australian fuel industry coupled with …
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ACCC calls on fuel companies to quickly pass on the benefits of falling crude oil prices to motorists
1 year ago

ACCC calls on fuel companies to quickly pass on the benefits of falling crude oil prices to motorists

Petrol retailers should not use the falling oil price to increase profits and should instead pass on the full benefit to struggling motorists, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) …
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