Fuel

Quarterly report on the Australian petroleum market - September quarter 2019

The eighth quarterly report under the petrol monitoring arrangements announced by the then Treasurer, the Hon. Scott Morrison MP, in December 2017.

Motorists can save hundreds by shopping for petrol at low priced retailers

Motorists could save hundreds of dollars a year, simply by choosing to fill up at low-priced petrol retailers, a new ACCC petrol report has found.

The ACCC report analyses average retail petrol prices throughout 2018, and compares the prices between high- and low-priced major petrol retailers in the eight Australian capital cities.

Petrol prices vary significantly - report on petrol prices by major retailer in 2018

An in-depth petrol report analysing annual and monthly average retail petrol prices in 2018 to identify the highest and lowest priced major retailers in the eight Australian capital cities.

East coast gas market still tight

The east coast gas market is unlikely to experience a shortfall in 2020 but supply remains tight and more development and production is needed, the ACCC says in its seventh Gas Inquiry Report, released today.

The ACCC has found that a gas supply shortfall in the east coast gas market in 2020 is less likely than it was for 2019, mainly because east coast producers expect to produce more gas, about 113 PJ, than in 2019.

Quarterly report on the Australian petroleum market - June quarter 2019

The seventh quarterly report under the petrol monitoring arrangements announced by the then Treasurer, the Hon. Scott Morrison MP, in December 2017.

Quarterly report on the Australian petroleum market - March quarter 2019

The sixth quarterly report under the petrol monitoring arrangements announced by the then Treasurer, the Hon. Scott Morrison MP, in December 2017.

Woolworths fuel discount undertaking varied

The ACCC has accepted a variation to an undertaking provided by Woolworths in 2013 relating to its shopper docket fuel discount offers, which changes how Woolworths can fund the discounts.

In 2013, after an investigation into the escalating shopper docket fuel discount offers, the ACCC accepted an undertaking from Woolworths to limit the size and scope of fuel discounts linked to supermarket purchases. The undertaking required these discounts to be funded only through Woolworths’ petrol division.