Your rights when buying fuel, how fuel quality is monitored in New Zealand, and what to do if you've got a complaint about your fuel.
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Protection for fuel consumers
Fuel consumers in New Zealand are protected by legislation, regulation, and the fuel quality monitoring scheme.
The fuel industry in New Zealand
New Zealand's fuel industry has 5 main components — production and refining as well as importing, and distribution with retailing.
Information about fuel
This page contains information for consumers about fuel makeup, quality and measurement.
How automotive fuel is monitored in New Zealand
Under the national fuel quality monitoring scheme, Trading Standards tests petrol and diesel samples to ensure oil companies are complying with the regulations.
- Making a complaint