Petrol, prices, vehicle usage and road user charges

This report documents three items of background research undertaken during preparation of an earlier report to the Australian transport research forum. Namely : (1) the level of private vehicle usage versus vehicle age; (2) the possible effects of removing standing charges on vehicle ownership and replacing these with an equal revenue fuel duty; and (3) the effects upon retail petrol prices of increases in the average refinery price of crude oil. (A)

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    Melbourne, Victoria  Australia 
  • Authors:
    • Lane, J E
  • Publication Date: 1977-11


  • English

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  • Pagination: 19P
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    • Issue Number: AIR 000-90

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  • Accession Number: 01440573
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: ARRB
  • Files: ATRI
  • Created Date: Aug 24 2012 11:02PM