Decrease in the ACC motor spirits levy on 1 July 2017 2/06/2017

The ACC motor spirits levy will decrease on 1 July 2017 to 6 cents per litre (down from the existing rate of 6.9 cents per litre).

The new rate is set out in the Accident Compensation (Motor Vehicle Account Levies) Regulations 2017.

Motor spirits removed from a licensed manufacturing area or imported after midnight on 30 June 2017 will be subject to the new rate.

For further information, see the Types of duties, fees & charges section, or please contact Customs on 0800 428 786 (0800 4 CUSTOMS).

This page was last updated on: Friday, 02 June 2017 .

Important notices & updates - Decrease in the ACC motor spirits levy on 1 July 2017