FAQ's - OLEV & EST Grants
Most frequent questions and answers
The Electric Vehicle Homecharge Scheme (EVHS) provides grant funding of up to 75% towards the cost of installing electric vehicle chargepoints at domestic properties across the UK.
The Workplace Charging Scheme (WCS) is a voucher-based scheme that 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.
Workplaces can apply for vouchers using the Workplace Charging Scheme application form below.
Local authorities can apply for funding to help with the costs of procurement and installation of on-street charging points for residential use.
This guidance below explains:
- who can apply for the funding
- how much funding is available
- the application process and timetable
Additional funding was made available to this scheme on 1 December 2017.
£350 towards the price of your home EV Charging Point
Up to £14,000 towards your EV Charging Point installations
Government Funding Explained
You may have heard about various available government grants to encourage the growth of the EV market, here are the straightforward facts relating to EV charge points at home.