The Department of Energy has confirmed that the petrol price will decrease by R1.84 per litre, making it one of the biggest recorded decreases in South African history.
Both grades of petrol (93 and 95) are going down by R1.84 per litre.
- Petrol price for inland regions: R15.22
- Petrol price for the coast: R14.65
Diesel is going down by R1.47p/l, taking the average price of the fuel underneath the R15 mark. Illuminating paraffin is set for a drop of both R1.33 and R1.87.
The decrease comes into effect on Wednesday 5 December.