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ACCC approves Virgin, 7-Eleven ‘points for petrol’ deal
6 days 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
2 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
11 months 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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ACCC bites the bullet on fuel security
1 year ago

ACCC bites the bullet on fuel security

LAST week the Australian Competition Consumer Commission relaxed competition regulations designed to stop price gouging at the bowser to ensure the oil and gas industry stayed afloat, as businesses battle …
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Feds, ACCC promise watch on fuel prices
1 year ago

Feds, ACCC promise watch on fuel prices

The Federal Government and ACCC say they’re watching regional fuel prices to ensure savings are being passed on at this time.

Deputy Prime Minister and our Member for Riverina Michael …
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Get petrol under $1.20, says ACCC chief Rod Sims
1 year 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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