Nominal tax paid on regular petrol in New Zealand

1976 Q2–2016 Q2, cents per litre

Data calculation/treatment

Prices are presented inclusive of all applicable taxes and levies. Industrial and commercial prices exclude Goods and Services Tax (GST) as these sectors can generally reclaim the GST component. Wholesale prices are assumed to relate to the commercial sector so exclude GST. Residential customers generally cannot reclaim GST therefore residential prices include the GST component.

Data provided by

Ministry of Business, Innovation, and Employment

Dataset name

Energy in New Zealand: Prices June 2016

Webpage:

http://www.mbie.govt.nz/info-services/sectors-industries/energy/energy-data-modelling/statistics/prices

How to find the data

At URL provided, select 'Data tables for prices'.

Import & extraction details

File as imported: Energy in New Zealand: Prices June 2016

From the dataset Energy in New Zealand: Prices June 2016, this data was extracted:

  • Sheet: Taxes
  • Range: E11:FR67
  • Provided: 7,650 data points

This data forms the table Energy - Quarterly average nominal tax rates Mar 1974–Jun 2016.

Dataset originally released on:

September 29, 2016

About this dataset

Prices are presented in units typical for each fuel (such as cents/litre for petrol and diesel or cents/kWh for electricity) and are displayed on a calendar year basis in both real (adjusted for inflation) and nominal terms for all available years.