On 28 June 2018, the Government announced increases in petrol excise duty and road user charges on 30 September 2018, 1 July 2019 and 1 July 2020.

On 1 July 2020, petrol excise duty will increase 3.5 cents to around 70 cents per litre and road user charges will increase by an equivalent amount (around 5 percent). The cost of a road user charges distance licence for a light vehicle (eg a car, van, ute) will be $76 (up from $72) per 1000 km, including GST.

See Increases to Petrol Excise Duty and Road User Charges for more information.

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