Avoid Perth petrol price rise

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The average cost of unleaded petrol is set to increase by around 15 cents per litre (cpl) to 136.7 cpl tomorrow, so FuelWatch is encouraging Perth drivers to fill up today to save money.                                                                                            

FuelWatch advises that on Tuesday 29 September 2015, most Caltex sites are increasing their ULP prices to 143.9 cpl, most sites increasing by 22 cpl. Most BP sites are increasing to 141.9 cpl; the majority of Puma sites to 140.9 cpl; most Coles Express sites to 139.9 cpl and the majority of Caltex Woolworths sites to 138.9 cpl.

Perth’s weekly petrol price cycle results in prices, on average, being cheapest on Sunday and Monday and at their most expensive on Tuesday and Wednesday – that’s why we recommend filling up today.

If you need to fill up tomorrow, use FuelWatch as there are still over 30 sites selling below 119 cpl. The difference between the highest and lowest priced sites is 32 cpl, which means you can save up to $19 on a 60 litre tank of fuel.

Monday’s cheapest ULP is available for:

  • 111.5 cpl at Puma Bellevue in the East;
  • 111.5 cpl at Puma Lynwood in the South; and
  • 111.5 cpl at Puma Gwelup and Puma Joondalup in the North.

Tuesday’s cheapest ULP will be available for:

  • 115.7 cpl at United Roleystone in the East;
  • 111.5 cpl at Puma Burswood in the South; and
  • 111.4 cpl at Caltex Woolworths Greenwood in the North.

Drivers can head to the mobile compatible www.fuelwatch.wa.gov.au site to find the cheapest fuel in their area. Log on after 2.30pm each day to compare today’s and tomorrow’s prices. You can also sign up for free emails along with the 37,500 others who benefit from daily updates. Alternatively, phone 1300 30 40 54.

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Consumer Protection
Media release
28 Sep 2015

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