Many petrol stations across Scotland are running out of fuel
9 December 2010 Last updated at 09:40 GMT
Hundreds of petrol stations across Scotland are running out of fuel because of the snow, and there are supply problems in other parts of the UK.
It's also claimed some garages are raising their prices to take advantage of the increased demand.
The government's meeting industry representatives this morning, and says it's monitoring the situation.
Richard Westcott reports