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BP Australia continues to actively monitor and respond to the COVID-19 situation

Last updated: 30 March 2020

The safety and well-being of our customers, employees, suppliers and the broader community is our utmost priority, and we also remain focused on maintaining safe, compliant and reliable operations. Our liquid fuel supply chain continues to operate as normal and all sites – including retail sites, terminals and the refinery – remain operational

Safety at BP retail sites

Practicing good hygiene and keeping a healthy physical distance between individuals is our most powerful weapon in fighting this virus and saving lives. We have implemented a number of additional safety measures at all company-operated retail sites:

  • increasing sanitising procedures in store and on the forecourt, ensuring employees are washing their hands regularly, wiping fuel pump and dispenser handles with disinfectant and making paper towels available. Handwashing facilities are also available to our customers in our onsite bathrooms
  • encouraging the use of contactless forms of payment such as BPme – an app that lets you pay for fuel from your car – or in-store methods such as Paywave
  • closing in-store seating areas
  • stopping the use of reusable coffee cups
  • offering single use condiments with food purchases

Selected BP retail sites continue to operate home delivery via Uber Eats and Deliveroo. Customers choosing BP Couchfood have access to a selection they’d find at our sites, including special occasion treats plus a number of healthy snacks like protein bars and trail mix. Also available at some sites are pantry basics like milk and bread plus the YouFoodz fresh ready-made meals. Please check the apps for availability in your area. 

 

Safety of our employees

We are closely monitoring the COVID-19 situation as the safety of our employees is of the upmost importance to us. To date we have implemented additional health and safety practices including introducing increased sanitisation procedures, social distancing and working from home where possible. 

 

Free drink for health care workers

To say thank you to the amazing work Australia's health care workers are doing, we are offering them a free small coffee or bottled water from our Wild Bean Cafes. Visit the Find your nearest BP page of the website to locate your closest Wild Bean Cafe.

 

Terms and conditions: Free small coffee, tea, hot chocolate, or 600ml Cool Ridge Water. Does not include any extras such as syrup, soy milk, almond milk, double shots, or upsize. Offer available to all frontline healthcare workers who present a valid Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) card. Offer not redeemable for cash or other products, and cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer. Limited to one free product per person, per day. Participating stores only. Offer runs from 26 March 2020 – 30 April 2020.

 

BP operational sites & fuel supply

All our operational sites, including the Kwinana refinery and the Bulwer Island import terminal, remain open. Liquid fuel supplies continue to be available as normal.