Complete Petrol Station Guide for South Africa 2017

All the basics you need to know for evaluating, buying or starting a petrol station in South Africa in one convenient guide.

A fuel station is a complicated business model. Buying one is a complex process and you will want to make an informed decision. The same is true for setting up a petrol station in South Africa.
With over 4300 forecourts already operating in South Africa one can understand why so many people want to buy petrol stations. True, forecourts generate superb income, but various factors determine the success of fuel stations. All of these factors must be taken into consideration when evaluating a fuel station for sale.
When it comes to the setting up of a fuel station even more factors come into play. The best starting place in both instances is to get all the information you need on how to evaluate a fuel station, the basics of setting up a new petrol station in South Africa, where to get finance, and also how to manage the forecourt for ongoing success.

Where to get the information

Buy the Complete Petrol Station Guide for South Africa 2017. It contains an overview of the fuel sector, basics about environmental regulations, retail licenses, municipal regulations, and how to manage a petrol station for profit.
The Complete Petrol Station Guide for South Africa was first published in December 2008 and has been a  popular guide on the Internet on the topic of due diligence and buying a fuel station in South Africa ever since.  The guide has been updated annually and several new topics added over the years, ensuring a comprehensive report, packed with useful information.

Topics covered include, but are not limited to:

  • Why fuel stations are popular investments.
  • Considerations regarding forecourt layouts.
  • Important factors regarding petrol station layouts.
  • What you need to know about underground storage tanks.
  • Risk assessment.
  • Oil separators, interceptors, waste water and drainage.
  • Forecourt equipment and municipal regulations regarding setup.
  • Energy sustainability – buildings.
  • Example of eThekwini Municipality regulations.
  • Western Cape guidelines.
  • Dispensers and finance.
  • EPA process steps.
  • Typical EPA report requirements.
  • Companies to assist with EPA/EIA.
  • Classification of fuel stations.
  • Franchises, commissioned, independent operators, and semi-independent operators.
  • What role does the business broker fulfill?
  • Business plan writers.
  • How the fuel price is calculated.
  • Brokers dealing specifically with petrol stations.
  • Petrol station evaluation methods.
  • Steps in the buying process.
  • Confidentiality agreement.
  • Due diligence.
  • Purchase offer agreement.
  • Lease agreement.
  • Retail profit calculation.
  • Acts and regulations governing the fuel industry.
  • C-Store evaluation.
  • C-Store management.
  • Security.
  • Insurance.
  • Car wash.
  • Forecourt wages.
  • Environmental regulations.
  • License requirements.
  • Site inspection guidelines.
  • Steps to become a franchisee.
  • Business plan guidance.
  • Example business plan.
  • Your CV.

The Complete Petrol Guide for South Africa is the report to buy if you want a good starting point in buying, evaluating or setting up a fuel station in South Africa. It also contains helpful tips on starting and managing a forecourt and the pitfalls to avoid.

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How to know if the guide is for you

If you answer yes to any of the questions below then this guide is for you:

  • Do you want to buy a fuel station in South Africa?
  • Have you applied to become a franchisee?
  • Do you want to setup a petrol station?
  • Do you need guidance in running a fuel station?
  • Do you need an overview on how to draft a business plan for a petrol station?
  • Are you looking for someone to assist with the due diligence?
  • Do you need to find brokers and business plan writers specifically for fuel stations?
  • Do you have to apply for finance?
  • Do you need to do a due diligence on an existing forecourt?
  • Are you looking for an overview regarding factors to consider when buying a petrol station?
  • Are you in the process of upgrading your fuel station?
  • Do you need to apply for a site or retail license?

Get the guidelines you need for finding, buying, scouting and doing due diligence on petrol stations in South Africa.  The comprehensive guide contains an overview of due diligence factors, EPOS reports, wages, and more. 
Buy the e-book Complete Petrol Guide for South Africa 2017 at R350.00. Simply email us to get the bank details. Get the report within the hour. It is an e-book which can be printed out or saved to your computer. With it being in Word format and emailed as an attachment, there is no risk of you not receiving it.

Get the Complete Petrol Station Guide for South Africa and avoid common mistakes such as:

  • Incorrect income estimation.
  • Choosing the wrong site.
  • Mistakenly buying a poor performing fill station.
  • Non-compliance with regulations.
  • Management mistakes because of lack of information.

It is a competitive industry and many people are looking to buy petrol stations. You need a competitive edge and information is the answer.

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