Industry Facts

Fuel Measurement

Ensuring compliance of fuel quantities sold to motorists

Since 1 July 2010, the Federal Government’s National Measurement Institute has become responsible for compliance of trade measurement, which includes the testing of all fuel bowsers to ensure fuel sold is measured correctly.

The Federal Government's Trade Measurement website has additional information or you can contact RAA’s technical experts for free advice either online or by phone on 8202 4689.

If you have a trade measurement enquiry or complaint you can either complete a Trade Measurement Complaint online, send an email to or phone 1300 686 664 during business hours.

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