Which departments are affected by the restrictions?

One in five service stations had supply difficulties on Saturday at noon, according to the Ministry of Energy Transition.

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Queues of cars that lengthen and fuel shortages that last. One service station out of five (20.7%) had supply difficulties for at least one product on Saturday, October 8 at noon. It was a little more than Friday (19%), according to figures from the Ministry of Energy Transition. Faced with this critical situation, several prefectures have decided to take restrictive measures or establish priority access for security and emergency services. Below is the map of the departments affected by these provisions, mainly in the north of the country.

In the north, Pas-de-Calais and Sommeit is forbidden to fill drums at service stations from Wednesday, October 5. In Pas-de-Calais, 41% of stations had supply problems on Saturday, compared to 52% on Thursday. In the North, these figures are also down slightly (39% compared to 47% on Thursday), according to the ministry. The three prefects call the drivers to the “citizenship” already one “civic behavior”.

In the Vosges and Val-d’OiseThe prefectures also took orders to prohibit the sale of fuel in drums, from Friday to Wednesday, October 12.

in the aisnethe prefecture has banned since Friday, and until Thursday, October 13 “the sale, purchase, distribution and transportation of fuels in any manually transportable container”. It also announced the establishment of priority queues for emergency and rescue services, medical and paramedical personnel, as well as for people with public authority, at certain stations between 7:30 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. the prefecture ofhey has made the same arrangements since Saturday.

in the Vaucluse, the restrictions go further. In addition to the ban on refueling drums and drums until Tuesday, October 11, the prefect has decided to limit the purchase and sale of fuel to a maximum of 30 liters for individuals and 120 liters for professional vehicles of more than 3.5 tons, in order to allow the greatest number of motorists to refuel. public service vehicles or companies that carry out a public service mission are not affected by this limitation.

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