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World War Two Petrol Ration Tickets From Australia

 

ISSN 1836-0084

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Australian Petrol Ration Coupons

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Contents

Section 1  :  Commonwealth Petrol Ration Tickets

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Section 1 - Commonwealth Petrol Ration Tickets

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All tickets were issued October 1940 in sheets of 10 5x2 roulette 7. The g after the number represents 'GALLON'

All prices given are for mint or used

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October 1940

Underprinted MOTOR SPIRIT / RATION

1g.$5.00 2g.$5.00 5g.$20.00 10g.$35.00 44g.$200.00 100g.$500.00

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Type 1

Security Overprint

January 1941

Underprinted MOTOR SPIRIT / RATION

2g & 5g overprint in blue the rest were in red

1g.$5.00 2g.$5.00 5g.$15.00 10g.$25.00 44g.$150.00 100g.$400.00

Set of Proof tickets ?

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Type 2

Security Overprint in Purple

Valid until 31 May 1941

Underprinted MOTOR SPIRIT / RATION

1g.$5.00 10g.$150.00 44g.$500.00 100g.$2,500.00

Set of Proof tickets [2g & 5g without overprint] on Commonwealth Liquor Fuel Control Board minute paper 1g - 100g.$7,000.00

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Type 3

Security 'D' Overprint in Purple with outer 'D' multiple purple security lines at 45%

Valid from 31 May 1941

Underprinted MOTOR SPIRIT / RATION

1g.$500.00 2g.$500.00 5g.$500.00 10g.$600.00 44g.$1,200.00 100g.$3,500.00

Set of Proof tickets on Commonwealth Liquor Fuel Control Board minute paper 1g - 100g.$8,000.00

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Valid until 31 May 1941

Underprinted DEPARTMENT OF / SUPPLY / AND DEVELOPMENT.

BLACK date, frames various colours

2g.$10.00 5g.$15.00

Set of Proof tickets ?

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From here on tickets were issued Bi-Monthly

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1941

Underprinted DEPARTMENT OF / SUPPLY / AND DEVELOPMENT

VIOLET date, frames various colours

Valid until 31 May 1941. 1g.$5.00 2g.$5.00 5g.$15.00 10g.$25.00 44g.$130.00 100g.$400.00

Valid until 31 July 1941. 1g.$5.00 2g.$5.00 5g.$15.00 10g.$25.00 44g.$130.00 100g.$400.00

Valid until 31 September 1941.1g.$5.00 2g.$5.00 5g.$15.00 10g.$25.00 44g.$130.00 100g.$400.00

Valid until 31 November 1941. 1g.$5.00 2g.$5.00 5g.$15.00 10g.$25.00 44g.$130.00 100g.$400.00

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1942

Underprinted DEPARTMENT OF / SUPPLY / AND DEVELOPMENT

Valid until 31 January 1942. 1g.$5.00 2g.$5.00 5g.$15.00 10g.$25.00 44g.$130.00 100g.$400.00

Valid until 31 March 1942. 1g.$5.00 2g.$5.00 5g.$15.00 10g.$25.00 44g.$130.00 100g.$400.00

Valid until 31 May 1942. 1g.$5.00 2g.$5.00 5g.$15.00 10g.$25.00 44g.$130.00 100g.$400.00

Valid until 31 July 1942. 1g.$5.00 2g.$5.00 5g.$15.00 10g.$25.00 44g.$130.00 100g.$400.00

Valid until 31 September 1942.1g.$5.00 2g.$5.00 5g.$15.00 10g.$25.00 44g.$130.00 100g.$400.00

Valid until 31 November 1942. 1g.$5.00 2g.$5.00 5g.$15.00 10g.$25.00 44g.$130.00

Overprinted 'O. S.' [Official Service] in Black add 50%

Set of Proof tickets for January 1942 on Commonwealth Liquor Fuel Control Board minute paper 1g - 100g.$3,000.00

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Queensland Emergency Ration Tickets

May 1942 - June 1943

Underprinted COMMONWEALTH / OF / AUSTRALIA

Postal Cancels from various Post Offices in Queensland have been recorded. Early dates comand a premium

1g.$500.00 2g.$500.00 5g.$500.00 10g.$500.00 100g.Archives Only

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1943

Underprinted DEPARTMENT OF / SUPPLY / AND DEVELOPMENT

From November the Underprinted changes to DEPARTMENT OF / SUPPLY / AND SHIPPING

Valid until 31 January 1943. 1g.$5.00 2g.$5.00 5g.$15.00 10g.$25.00 44g.$130.00

Valid until 31 March 1943. 1g.$5.00 2g.$5.00 5g.$15.00 10g.$25.00 44g.$130.00

Valid until 31 May 1943. 1g.$5.00 2g.$5.00 5g.$15.00 10g.$25.00 44g.$130.00

Valid until 31 July 1943. 1g.$5.00 2g.$5.00 5g.$15.00 10g.$25.00 44g.$130.00

Valid until 31 September 1943.1g.$5.00 2g.$5.00 5g.$15.00 10g.$25.00 44g.$130.00

Valid until 31 November 1943. 1g.$5.00 2g.$5.00 5g.$15.00 10g.$25.00 44g.$130.00

Overprinted 'O. S.' [Official Service] in Black add 50%

Commonwealth Liquor Fuel Control Board minute paper [one page] with bi-monthly [5 different tickets] 1g - 44g.$250.00 per page

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1944

Underprinted DEPARTMENT OF / SUPPLY / AND SHIPPING

Valid until 31 January 1944. 1g.$5.00 2g.$5.00 5g.$15.00 10g.$25.00 44g.$130.00

Valid until 31 March 1944. 1g.$5.00 2g.$5.00 5g.$15.00 10g.$25.00 44g.$130.00

Valid until 31 May 1944. 1g.$5.00 2g.$5.00 5g.$15.00 10g.$25.00 44g.$130.00

Valid until 31 July 1944. 1g.$5.00 2g.$5.00 5g.$15.00 10g.$25.00 44g.$130.00

Valid until 31 September 1944.1g.$5.00 2g.$5.00 5g.$15.00 10g.$25.00 44g.$130.00

Valid until 31 November 1944. 1g.$5.00 2g.$5.00 5g.$15.00 10g.$25.00 44g.$130.00

Overprinted 'O. S.' [Official Service] in Black add 50%

Commonwealth Liquor Fuel Control Board minute paper [one page] with bi-monthly [5 different tickets] 1g - 44g.$250.00 per page

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1945

Underprinted DEPARTMENT OF / SUPPLY / AND SHIPPING

Valid until 31 January 1945. 1g.$5.00 2g.$5.00 5g.$15.00 10g.$25.00 44g.$130.00

Valid until 31 March 1945. 1g.$5.00 2g.$5.00 5g.$15.00 10g.$25.00 44g.$130.00

Valid until 31 May 19425. 1g.$5.00 2g.$5.00 5g.$15.00 10g.$25.00 44g.$130.00

Valid until 31 July 1945. 1g.$5.00 2g.$5.00 5g.$15.00 10g.$25.00 44g.$130.00

Valid until 31 September 1945.1g.$5.00 2g.$5.00 5g.$15.00 10g.$25.00 44g.$130.00

Valid until 31 November 1945. 1g.$5.00 2g.$5.00 5g.$15.00 10g.$25.00 44g.$130.00

Overprinted 'O. S.' [Official Service] in Black add 50%

Commonwealth Liquor Fuel Control Board minute paper [one page] with bi-monthly [5 different tickets] 1g - 44g.$250.00 per page

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1946

Underprinted DEPARTMENT OF / SUPPLY / AND SHIPPING

Valid until 31 January 1946. 1g.$5.00 2g.$5.00 5g.$15.00 10g.$25.00 44g.$130.00

Valid until 31 March 1946. 1g.$5.00 2g.$5.00 5g.$15.00 10g.$25.00 44g.$130.00

Valid until 31 May 1946. 1g.$5.00 2g.$5.00 5g.$15.00 10g.$25.00 44g.$130.00

Valid until 31 July 1946. 1g.$5.00 2g.$5.00 5g.$15.00 10g.$25.00 44g.$130.00

Valid until 31 September 1946.1g.$5.00 2g.$5.00 5g.$15.00 10g.$25.00 44g.$130.00

Valid until 31 November 1946. 1g.$5.00 2g.$5.00 5g.$15.00 10g.$25.00 44g.$130.00

Overprinted 'O. S.' [Official Service] in Black add 50%

Commonwealth Liquor Fuel Control Board minute paper [one page] with bi-monthly [5 different tickets] 1g - 44g.$250.00per page

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1947

Underprinted DEPARTMENT OF / SUPPLY / AND SHIPPING

Valid until 31 January 1947. 1g.$5.00 2g.$5.00 5g.$15.00 10g.$25.00 44g.$130.00

Valid until 31 March 1947. 1g.$5.00 2g.$5.00 5g.$15.00 10g.$25.00 44g.$130.00

Valid until 31 May 1947. 1g.$5.00 2g.$5.00 5g.$15.00 10g.$25.00 44g.$130.00

Valid until 31 July 1947. 1g.$5.00 2g.$5.00 5g.$15.00 10g.$25.00 44g.$130.00

Valid until 31 September 1947.1g.$5.00 2g.$5.00 5g.$15.00 10g.$25.00 44g.$130.00

Valid until 31 November 1947. 1g.$5.00 2g.$5.00 5g.$15.00 10g.$25.00 44g.$130.00

Overprinted 'O. S.' [Official Service] in Black add 50%

Commonwealth Liquor Fuel Control Board minute paper [one page] with bi-monthly [5 different tickets] 1g - 44g.$250.00 per page

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1948

Underprinted DEPARTMENT OF / SUPPLY / AND SHIPPING

Valid until 31 January 1948. 1g.$5.00 2g.$5.00 5g.$15.00 10g.$25.00 44g.$130.00

Valid until 31 March 1948. 1g.$5.00 2g.$5.00 5g.$15.00 10g.$25.00 44g.$130.00

Valid until 31 May 1948. 1g.$5.00 2g.$5.00 5g.$15.00 10g.$25.00 44g.$130.00

Valid until 31 July 1948. 1g.$5.00 2g.$5.00 5g.$15.00 10g.$25.00 44g.$130.00

Valid until 31 September 1948.1g.$5.00 2g.$5.00 5g.$15.00 10g.$25.00 44g.$130.00

Valid until 31 November 1948. 1g.$5.00 2g.$5.00 5g.$15.00 10g.$25.00 44g.$130.00

Overprinted 'O. S.' [Official Service] in Black add 50%

Commonwealth Liquor Fuel Control Board minute paper [one page] with bi-monthly [5 different tickets] 1g - 44g.$250.00 per page

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1949

Underprinted DEPARTMENT OF / SUPPLY / AND SHIPPING

Valid until 31 January 1949. 1g.$5.00 2g.$5.00 5g.$15.00 10g.$25.00 44g.$130.00

Valid until 31 March 1949. 1g.$5.00 2g.$5.00 5g.$15.00 10g.$25.00 44g.$130.00

Overprinted 'O. S.' [Official Service] in black add 25%

Commonwealth Liquor Fuel Control Board minute paper [one page] with bi-monthly [5 different tickets] 1g - 44g.$250.00 per page

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STATE ISSUE

Rationing handed over to the States

Each State's initials appeared at the top of each ticket.

The Bi-Monthly issue continued

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May & July 1949

Underprinted DEPARTMENT OF / SUPPLY / AND SHIPPING

Valid until 31 May 1949 1g.$5.00 2g.$5.00 5g.$8.00 10g.$15.00 44g.$30.00

Valid until 31 July 1949 1g.$5.00 2g.$5.00 5g.$8.00 10g.$15.00 44g.$30.00

Overprinted 'O. S.' [Official Service] in Black add 75%

Overprinted 'VICTORIAN / GOVERNMENT' in red, on VIC coupon. Underprinted DEPARTMENT OF / SHIPPING / AND FUEL. 10g.$250.00

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STATE SERIES 'A' Undated

Rationing handed over to the States. Each State's initials appeared at the top of each ticket. The Bi-Monthly issue continued

September - November 1949

Underprinted DEPARTMENT OF / SUPPLY / AND SHIPPING

1g.$3.00 2g.$3.00 5g.$5.00 10g.$10.00 44g.$20.00

Overprinted 'O. S.' [Official Service] in Black add 75%

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STATE SERIES 'B' Undated

Rationing handed over to the States. Each State's initials appeared at the top of each ticket. The Bi-Monthly issue continued

January 1950

Underprinted DEPARTMENT OF / SUPPLY / AND SHIPPING

Valid until 31 January 1950. 1g.$3.00 2g.$3.00 5g.$3.00 10g.$5.00 44g.$10.00

Valid until 31 March 1950. 1g.$3.00 2g.$3.00 5g.$3.00 10g.$5.00 44g.$10.00

Overprinted 'O. S.' [Official Service] in Black add 75%

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Petrol Rationing ceased 8 February 1950

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