Now get fuel delivered to your doorstep; all you need to know
The government along with state-owned oil companies have taken one step further for the convenience of customers, with the commencement of ‘home delivery of diesel’ services.
Imagine you are travelling somewhere, and all of a sudden your vehicle stops because of insufficient fuel in it, and you cannot do anything about it, as there are no petrol pumps near you. This can be very frustrating at points as you are stuck in the middle of nowhere and have to rely on other vehicles, but guess what, you can order fuel for yourself wherever you are either in house or someplace else. The government along with state-owned Oil Companies has taken one step further for the convenience of customers, with Indian Oil Corp commencing ‘home delivery of diesel’ services. It is not alone in providing this service, there are many other companies who are offering online fuel services.
Sanjiv Singh, Chairman of Indian Oil was quoted as saying, “In a move to make availability of daily use fuel for consumers, even in far-flung areas, Indian Oil has launched ‘home delivery of diesel’ on a pilot basis in Pune. We plan to expand it’s doorstep delivery to other parts of the country in near future.”
Doorstep delivery is not a substitute for sale through retail outlets (petrol pumps). It is meant to serve consumers, say a farm harvester, for whom it doesn't make sense to travel to a petrol pump just to refuel. #IndianOil pic.twitter.com/5QRcBYddPq
— Indian Oil Corp Ltd (@IndianOilcl) March 26, 2018
Singh further added, “We have to develop a business model for doorstep delivery. Mobile dispenser for door delivery of fuel can be used in areas where there is no petrol pump in a radius of 5 km.”
We have to develop a business model for doorstep delivery. Mobile dispenser for door delivery of fuel can be used in areas where there is no petrol pump in a radius of 5 km - @ChairmanIOCL #IndianOil pic.twitter.com/7XCWsJeeUH
— Indian Oil Corp Ltd (@IndianOilcl) March 26, 2018
While Indian Oil has initiated this process in Pune, there are companies who are providing online fuel delivery in other parts of India.
MyPetrolPump is an online platform to provide doorstep delivery of diesel for your generator (DG sets) / cars in a safe, reliable and efficient way. You can place order online and fuel will be delivered to your location in specialized Refuellers (MyPetrolPump Tankers) according to your schedule. So you don’t need to look for “Petrol Pump Stations near me” to refuel your cars and DG sets.
Currently the service is available in Bangalore and expanding fast to other locations.
One can check about their service in their area before ordering by typing in the Pincode in the “Order” menu screen of our website or mobile app.
In case of emergency delivery, one can always write/call the company, and they will we will make sure you have fuel when you need it the most.
It needs to be noted that, currently deliver from 6 am through 8 pm and are planning on expanding this service to 24/7 model.
Fuel is delivered at the same cost as available at your nearest fuel station plus a nominal delivery charge. The company charge Rs 99 for order size of 99 liters and below. For order quantity above 100 liters, we charge Rs 1 per liter of fuel ordered.
If you need to cancel an order, it is recommended doing so before the start of your delivery.
A customer can make payment using Cheque, NEFT, POS machine, Online Bank transfer and cash at the time of delivery. If you prefer to pay via POS machine by swiping card, it is advised to check with your bank before paying if they levy surcharges on your card. If there is any surcharge by bank, it will be borne by you.
Pepfuels is India’s first govt. registered organization who delivers presently Diesel for your Vehicles, DG Sets , Manufacturing plants at their location with assured quality and quantity. Pepfuels can be reachable through online APP or websites for ordering as per your demand.
Currently they serve in Ghaziabad, Noida and Greater Noida and reaching in all India level soon.
Diesel delivered from 8am through 8pm and are planning for 24x7 operation hours.
Fuel will deliver at the same price as available at your nearest fuel station charge. The company charge 0.80 paise /ltr if order quantity is less than 100 ltrs.
You can pay through Cheque , NEFT, POS Machine, RTGS and Cash on delivery.
To get our service, download our Pepfuels mobile application or Website, register by providing some basic information about you, select a location, type of fuel, quantity and time slot, and we will deliver you soon.
Pepfuels source the fuel from authorized dealer of Oil Companies, fuel is sourced to your location through Delivery vans where Quality and quantity test will be perform prior to delivery. Fuel purity is measured as per the guidelines of Oil safety rules. Customer can assure the quantity and quality of fuel before taking delivery.
They deliver petrol or diesel of your choice at your spot within 30 mins. As per their website, they deliver 2 liters for Bike & 5 Liters for Car at the actual cost of the fuel. Fuel delivery charges are additional.
While making essential fuel delivery, a customer will need to provide some identification proof. They will then fill the fuel to the Car or Bike infront of the customer. Fuel delivery is available depending on the fuel availability in the city.
It needs to be noted, 18% GST will be added extra on the final invoice - along with this Fuel cost is charged extra on actuals. In case, a customer cancels the delivery then, the company will charge Rs 200 for bike and Rs 300 for cars.
Their services are available anywhere in Bangalore.
Now get fuel (petrol/diesel) up to 5 liters at your breakdown location. The company provide on road fuel delivery services to customers, as per their annual RSA membership plan.
On it's website, the company says, "Now you need not to stand helpless on road because of empty tank now get fuel delivered at your breakdown location with our mobile fueling services."
The facility is available in Delhi, Noida, Gurgaon, Faridabad and Ghaziabad.
About 40 million consumers on an average basis, come to retail outlets across the country on a daily basis. In India, there are nearly 60,000 fuel retail outlets and the size of the entire petroleum industry is somewhat Rs 6.5 lakh crore.