30 Jun 2023

Lines form at some petrol stations as subsidy comes to an end

From Midday Report, 12:12 pm on 30 June 2023

Motorists are taking advantage of the last day of the government's fuel subsidy, with long lines forming at some fuel stations.

The 25 cents a litre discount for petrol will end at midnight, as well as half price public transport for people over 25.

RNZ's reporter in Auckland, Delphine Herbert, spoke to Perlina Lau from outside the Costco petrol station in West Auckland.