OLEV EV HomeCharge Scheme (EVHS)
Did you know that you could benefit from £350 OLEV EVHS grant funding towards your home charging point?
If you have leased an electric (EV) or plug-in hybrid vehicle (PHEV) for at least six months or have purchased an EV/PHEV on or after 1st October 2016, you could be eligible for grant funding towards your EV charging point.
Additional requirements for eligibility include:
Must have off-street parking
Must install an OLEV approved home charging point (WallPod:EV HomeSmart)
The date of installation must not be 4 months ahead of the delivery or date you become the registered driver of the EV/PHEV
An OLEV approved charging point installer must install your charger (there are thousands of Rolec/OLEV approved installers across the UK).
Disclaimer: not all PHEVs are eligible for OLEV EVHS grant funding, to check your vehicle’s eligibility, find out here
OLEV Workplace Charging Scheme (WCS)
If you’re looking to install electric vehicle charging points at your business premises, you could be eligible for up to £14,000 OLEV WCS grant funding.
Businesses of all shapes and sizes could be eligible for £350 OLEV WCS grant funding per socket at their workplace car park. The maximum number of charging sockets allowed at each location is 40. The following conditions must be met for businesses deploying EV charging infrastructure:
Must have sufficient off street parking
Your fleet does not require EVs currently, however you will be required to express the existing or future need for the business.
An OLEV approved workplace charging point installer must install your charger (there are thousands of Rolec/OLEV approved installers across the UK).
OLEV WCS is a voucher based system, follow the steps below to claim:
Complete an online application form
You will receive an e-voucher if successful. You must present the voucher code provided to your chosen OLEV approved installer. The grant will then be claimed after project completion.
The voucher code is valid for 120 days from the date of issue.