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'One Big Switch' Pushing For Fuel Discounts With People Power

TUE, 3 JUN, 2014

The One Big Switch campaign is aiming to offer its Australian members lower fuel prices, using ‘people power’ to negotiate a mass-disco...

NSW Fuel Price Board Laws Proving Effective With Motorists: NRMA Survey

FRI, 25 APR, 2014

The NRMA has declared new fuel price board laws in New South Wales a success, following a survey of almost 3000 motorists.

ACCC Loads Up New Court Action On Supermarket Fuel Discounts

WED, 26 FEB, 2014

The Australian Competition And Consumer Commission (ACCC) has launched proceedings in the Federal Court against supermarket giants Coles and Woolwo...

Coles And Woolworths To Limit Fuel Discount Offers

MON, 9 DEC, 2013

Supermarket giants Coles and Woolworths have announced an end to temporary mass-discounting of fuel products through ‘shopper-docke...

Victoria Could Be Next To Ban Discounted Fuel Price Displays

MON, 25 NOV, 2013

Victoria could be the next state to ban the display of discounted fuel prices on road-side price boards, and to display actual prices for all fuel ...

Calls For Moratorium On ‘Shopper Docket’ Fuel Discounts During Investigation

WED, 20 NOV, 2013

Independent Senator for South Australia, Nick Xenophon, together with numerous grocery, retail and motor trade organisations have called for a temp...

NSW Fuel Retailer Price Board Laws Now In Effect

FRI, 6 SEP, 2013

The New South Wales government’s new service-station price board laws have come into effect this week, designed to make it easier for cons...

The Week That Was: Opel Pulls The Pin, Fiat Punto Review, Vale Tony Gaze

SUN, 4 AUG, 2013

Opel ended the week by announcing that it will leave the Australian market immediately. Some called it inevitable, many were surp...

ACCC, AAA Slam Escalating 'Shopper Docket' Fuel Discount Offers

TUE, 30 JUL, 2013

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has hit out at the current fuel discount war being waged by the Coles-Woolworths duopoly.

Coles Discount Petrol Campaign Pulled After ACCC Concerns Raised

FRI, 16 OCT, 2009

FOLLOWING CONCERNS raised by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC), Coles has cancelled a new 40 cent discount petrol offer it...