EV Car Chargers

Electric Vehicles (EV) are fast becoming the eco-friendly vehicle of choice across the UK. Offering impressive long-term fuel saving, cheap maintenance and substantial environmental advantages, there are EV’s to suit every budget.

APG EV Charging Points offer several EV charging solutions for both domestic and commercial use and are accredited by the Office for Low Emissions (OLEV).

OLEV Grants (Office for Low Emission Vehicles Grants )

What you need to know: The Office for Low Emission Vehicles (OLEV) support the growth of ultra-low emission vehicles (ULEV) in the United Kingdom. To encourage the growth of EV usage across UK, OLEV provide subsidised grants aimed at the installation of both home and workplace chargers.

OLEV Homecharge Grant

The OLEV Homecharge Grant also known as Electric Vehicle Homecharge Scheme (EVHS) provides 75% off the cost of purchasing & installing a home charging point up to a maximum value of £500. The incentive limits the number of charge points to one per eligible vehicle with a maximum of two per household.

To qualify for the grant, you must meet the following criteria:

  • You must have dedicated off-street parking
  • Your charger must use smart technology
  • Your charger must be installed by an OLEV approved installer
  • Your plug-in vehicle was purchased after 1st October 2016

OLEV Workplace Charging Grant

The OLEV workplace charge scheme provides support towards the up-front costs of the purchase and installation of electric vehicle charge-points, for eligible businesses, charities and public sector organisations.

The Workplace Charging Scheme provides 75% off the cost per socket up to a maximum 20 sockets at a maximum cost of £500 per socket.

To qualify for this grant, you must meet the following criteria:

  • You must have dedicated off-street parking
  • Your charger must be installed by an OLEV approved installer
  • You must be able to prove a need for electric vehicle charging equipment or an intent to encourage uptake among their staff and/or fleet.