Fuel

ACCC announces third regional petrol market study in Armidale

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has announced that Armidale will be the third regional location to be studied as part of the petrol monitoring arrangements launched by the Minister for Small Business, the Hon Bruce Billson MP, in December 2014.

These detailed regional market studies aim to explain each component of the prices paid at the bowser to understand why prices are higher in some regional locations.

ACCC announces second regional petrol market study in Launceston

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has announced that Launceston will be the second regional location to be studied as part of the petrol monitoring arrangements launched by the Minister for Small Business, the Hon Bruce Billson MP, in December 2014.

The in-depth regional market studies aim to explain each component of the prices paid at the bowser to understand why prices are higher in some regional locations.

Quarterly report on the Australian petroleum industry - March quarter 2015

The second quarterly report under the petrol monitoring arrangements announced by the then Minister for Small Business, the Hon. Bruce Billson MP, in December 2014.

ACCC announces first regional petrol market study in Darwin

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has announced  Darwin as the first regional location being studied under the new petrol monitoring arrangements launched by the Minister for Small Business, the Hon Bruce Billson MP, in December 2014.

The aims of the regional market studies are to get to the bottom of why prices are higher in certain regional locations and to identify and explain each component of the prices paid at the bowser.

ACCC releases first quarterly petrol report

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has released the first quarterly report into the Australian petroleum industry for 2015.

The report covers the period from June to December with some additional information to end January 2015. The ACCC’s last annual monitoring report covered the period up to June 2014. This report follows Minister Bruce Billson’s direction in December 2014 to monitor and analyse fuel markets and report at least quarterly for a period of three years.

The report shows:

Quarterly report on the Australian petroleum industry - December quarter 2014

The first quarterly report under the new petrol monitoring arrangements announced by the then Minister for Small Business, the Hon. Bruce Billson MP, in December 2014.