FuelSurcharges


We have tried extremely hard to hold off fuel surcharges and when it has been applied, to try and keep to a “reasonable level.” Unfortunately, we can all see fuel prices are now unreasonable.

When transport prices are set for our customers, they are based on the cost of fuel remaining between £0.90 and £1.00 per litre plus vat. The current cost of fuel per litre is substantially over this.

Clearly, this is not sustainable for a transport company. Following discussions with several customers, we aim to be more open with how fuel surcharges are calculated.

Going forward, our fuel surcharge will be calculated as 0.35% surcharge for each 1p increase or decrease outside of these parameters, please see the table below.

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FuelSurcharges


We have tried extremely hard to hold off fuel surcharges and when it has been applied, to try and keep to a “reasonable level.” Unfortunately, we can all see fuel prices are now unreasonable.

When transport prices are set for our customers, they are based on the cost of fuel remaining between £0.90 and £1.00 per litre plus vat. The current cost of fuel per litre is substantially over this.

Clearly, this is not sustainable for a transport company. Following discussions with several customers, we aim to be more open with how fuel surcharges are calculated.

Going forward, our fuel surcharge will be calculated as 0.35% surcharge for each 1p increase or decrease outside of these parameters, please see the table below.

The current fuel surcharge is 13.65%. We purchase fuel on a weekly basis. On a Monday, we will inform you of the fuel surcharge for the following Monday. On Monday 26th September 2022 cost is £1.3987 per litre; Fuel Surcharge for week commencing 2nd October 2022 will be 13.65%.

Increase Price/Litre Fuel Surcharge Increase Price/Litre Fuel Surcharge Increase Price/Litre Fuel Surcharge
36p £1.36 12.60% 46p £1.46 16.10% 56p £1.56 19.60%
37p £1.37 12.95% 47p £1.47 16.45% 57p £1.57 19.95%
38p £1.38 13.30% 48p £1.48 16.80% 58p £1.58 20.30%
39p £1.39 13.65% 49p £1.49 17.15% 59p £1.59 20.65%
40p £1.40 14.00% 50p £1.50 17.50% 60p £1.60 21.00%
41p £1.41 14.35% 51p £1.51 17.85% 61p £1.61 21.35%
42p £1.42 14.70% 52p £1.52 18.20% 62p £1.62 21.70%
43p £1.43 15.05% 53p £1.53 18.55% 63p £1.63 22.05%
44p £1.44 15.40% 54p £1.54 18.90% 64p £1.64 22.40%
45p £1.45 15.75% 55p £1.55 19.25% 65p £1.65 22.75%

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