Purolator Ltd.

Fuel Surcharge - Courier Services

The fuel surcharge effective March 2, 2015 to April 5, 2015 is 9.00% for Preferred Savings, List Rate or non-account customers.

The fuel surcharge effective April 6, 2015 to May 3, 2015 will be 12.00% for Preferred Savings, List Rate or non-account customers.

The fuel surcharge for the period beginning May 4, 2015 will be posted the week of April 20, 2015.

Calculation of the Fuel Surcharge

Purolator’s Dynamic Fuel Surcharge Table below indicates the fuel surcharge that will be applied based upon the average four week price of diesel calculated by Purolator using the weekly average prices reported by Natural Resources Canada.

Note: If your discounts are fixed to certain rates (i.e., your discount is not based on our current published list rates available at purolator.com) and we have not yet adjusted your discounts to reflect the Dynamic Fuel Surcharge Table below, please refer to the Dynamic Fuel Surcharge Table, effective from August 2, 2010 to January 1, 2012.

The fuel surcharge effective March 2, 2015 to April 5, 2015 is based on an average four week price of $1.0938/litre. The fuel surcharge effective April 6, 2015 to May 3, 2015 is based on an average four week price of $1.2178/litre.

Dynamic Fuel Surcharge Table
Effective January 5, 2015
Canada Average Diesel Price (C$/Litre) *
At Least   But Less Than

 

Surcharge Amount:

$0.74 - $0.76 0.50%
$0.76 - $0.78 1.00%
$0.78 - $0.80   1.50%
$0.80 - $0.82   2.00%
$0.82 - $0.84   2.50%
$0.84 - $0.86   3.00%
$0.86 - $0.88   3.50%
$0.88 - $0.90   4.00%
$0.90 - $0.92   4.50%
$0.92 - $0.94   5.00%
$0.94 - $0.96   5.50%
$0.96 - $0.98   6.00%
$0.98 - $1.00   6.50%
$1.00 - $1.02   7.00%
$1.02 - $1.04   7.50%
$1.04 - $1.06   8.00%
$1.06 - $1.08   8.50%
$1.08 - $1.10   9.00%
$1.10 - $1.12   9.50%
$1.12 - $1.14   10.00%
$1.14 - $1.16   10.50%
$1.16 - $1.18   11.00%
$1.18 - $1.20   11.50%
$1.20 - $1.22   12.00%
$1.22 - $1.24   12.50%
$1.24 - $1.26   13.00%
$1.26 - $1.28   13.50%
$1.28 - $1.30   14.00%
$1.30 - $1.32   14.50%
$1.32 - $1.34   15.00%
$1.34 - $1.36   15.50%
$1.36 - $1.38   16.00%
$1.38 - $1.40   16.50%
$1.40 - $1.42   17.00%
$1.42 - $1.44   17.50%
$1.44 - $1.46   18.00%
$1.46 - $1.48   18.50%
$1.48 - $1.50   19.00%
Note: Fuel surcharge trigger point ranges and associated percentages are determined by Purolator as appropriate and are subject to change without notice.

About Purolator’s Fuel Surcharge

Purolator reserves the right to apply fuel and other surcharges to all shipments regardless of destination or selected mode of carriage for such periods and in such amounts as Purolator may determine appropriate. Purolator’s fuel surcharge is subject to adjustment upon changes by Purolator to the surcharge trigger point ranges and associated percentages set out in the Dynamic Fuel Surcharge Table above.

The fuel surcharge applies to all courier shipments tendered to Purolator regardless of destination or selected mode of carriage. The fuel surcharge for courier shipments (other than Purolator Same Day® shipments) is applied to the sum of the service rate, ExpressCheque®, Signature Required (Residential), Saturday Service, Beyond Point and Residential Area surcharges. The fuel surcharge for Purolator Same Day shipments is applied to the sum of the service rate and Special Van Request charge. Other additional charges, taxes and custom clearance charges are excluded from the calculation.

For information on the fuel surcharge applicable to Purolator Freight® shipments, please visit Fuel Surcharge - Freight Services.

$0.70
$0.72
$0.74
$0.76
$0.78
$0.80
$0.82
$0.84
$0.86
$0.88
$0.90
$0.92
$0.94
$0.96
$0.98
$1.00
$1.02
$1.04
$1.06
$1.08
$1.10
$1.12
$1.14
$1.16
$1.18
$1.20
$1.22
$1.24
$1.26
$1.28
$1.30
$1.32
$1.34
$1.36
$1.38
$1.40
$1.42
$1.44
$1.46
$1.48