Purolator Ltd.

Fuel Surcharge - Courier Services

The fuel surcharge effective December 1, 2014 to January 4, 2015 is 12.50% for Preferred Savings, List Rate or non-account customers and 18.50% for Purolator Volume Discount Program customers.

The fuel surcharge effective January 5, 2015 to February 1, 2015 will be 13.50% for Preferred Savings, List Rate or non-account customers and 16.00% for Purolator Volume Discount Program customers.

The fuel surcharge for the period beginning February 2, 2015 will be posted the week of January 19, 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 the Ministry of 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 December 1, 2014 to January 4, 2015 is calculated based on an average four week price of $1.1943/litre. The fuel surcharge effective January 5, 2015 to February 1, 2015 is based on an average four week price of $1.2670/litre.

Dynamic Fuel Surcharge Table
Effective September 1, 2014
Canada Average diesel Price (C$/Litre) *
At Least   But Less Than

 

Surcharge Amount:

$0.70 - $0.72 0.50%
$0.72 - $0.74 1.00%
$0.74 - $0.76 1.50%
$0.76 - $0.78 2.00%
$0.78 - $0.80   2.50%
$0.80 - $0.82   3.00%
$0.82 - $0.84   3.50%
$0.84 - $0.86   4.00%
$0.86 - $0.88   4.50%
$0.88 - $0.90   5.00%
$0.90 - $0.92   5.50%
$0.92 - $0.94   6.00%
$0.94 - $0.96   6.50%
$0.96 - $0.98   7.00%
$0.98 - $1.00   7.50%
$1.00 - $1.02   8.00%
$1.02 - $1.04   8.50%
$1.04 - $1.06   9.00%
$1.06 - $1.08   9.50%
$1.08 - $1.10   10.00%
$1.10 - $1.12   10.50%
$1.12 - $1.14   11.00%
$1.14 - $1.16   11.50%
$1.16 - $1.18   12.00%
$1.18 - $1.20   12.50%
$1.20 - $1.22   13.00%
$1.22 - $1.24   13.50%
$1.24 - $1.26   14.00%
$1.26 - $1.28   14.50%
$1.28 - $1.30   15.00%
$1.30 - $1.32   15.50%
$1.32 - $1.34   16.00%
$1.34 - $1.36   16.50%
$1.36 - $1.38   17.00%
$1.38 - $1.40   17.50%
$1.40 - $1.42   18.00%
$1.42 - $1.44   18.50%
$1.44 - $1.46   19.00%
$1.46 - $1.48   19.50%
$1.48 - $1.50   20.00%
Note: Fuel surcharge trigger point ranges and associated percentages are determined by Purolator as appropriate and are subject to change without notice.
* For the four (4) week period ending four weeks prior to the first Monday of the calendar month. Example: the April 2008 surcharge amount was based on the reported period February 26th through March 18, 2008.

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® Residential and Signature Required, Saturday Pick-Up, Saturday Delivery and beyond point surcharges. The fuel surcharge for Purolator Same Day shipments is applied to the sum of the service rate and special van request charge. Other specialized service charges, administrative and shipping surcharges and taxes 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