File: Petrol being poured into a car.
JOHANNESBURG - Petrol will cost R1.18 more on Wednesday.
The Department of Mineral Resources and Energy says the increase is due to higher oil prices.
The cost of diesel will rise by 22 cents.
Consumers using LP gas will have to fork out R1.98 more per kilogram.
Paraffin goes up by 54 cents.
The price of petrol is still on average R2 lower than it was at the beginning of the lockdown.