EV CHARGING GRANT INFORMATION AND ELIGIBILITY.
OFFERING YOU THE BEST ENERGY EFFICIENT SOLUTION FOR YOU CAR.
WELCOME TO THE FUTURE OF THE MOTOR INDUSTRY.
If you currently own or are thinking about purchasing an Electric Vehicle and are wondering how you are going to charge it from home, look no further.
R.A.B Electrics can provide an efficient service from start to finish. Below is some information about the OLEV Grant.
WHAT IS THE OLEV GRANT?
This is a government grant for electric cars provided by the Office for Low Emission Vehicles (OLEV).
The OLEV Grant also known as Electric Vehicle Homecharge Scheme (EVHS) provides up to £500 off the cost of purchasing & installing a home charging point.
Available for most electric cars and plug-in hybrid cars.
You can claim one charging per eligible vehicle and up to two charging points per household.
HOW DO I QUALIFY FOR THE OLEV GRANT?
To qualify for the OLEV Grant, you need to have purchased an eligible electric or plug-in hybrid vehicle from 1st October 2016 onwards.
You must have off-street parking.
You must use an OLEV-approved home charging point installer.
Below is an example of the type of wall charging pod you could have installed.
Pod Point Solo Chargers - 3.6kw and 7.0kw
Much faster than a 3 pin plug!
Price for 3.6kW Charge point without Grant: £780
Price for 3.6kW Charge point with Grant: £280
Provides an EV with up to 15 miles of range per hour (RPH)
Compatible with all plug-in vehicles
Available with a Universal Socket or Tethered Type 1 / Type 2 connector
Price includes standard installation
Your cable or vehicle may restrict you from charging at the full 3.6kW or 7.0kW charging rate
Rolec have developed a range of low-cost EV charging points ideal for any industry or home, which can be easily installed and maintained.
Their range of charging stations are available in a variety of formats and, as a company offering Europe’s largest range of EV charging points, they are confident we have a charging point to suit every budget and application.
16amp (3.6kW) or 32amp (7.2kW) single phase charging
Type 2 socket and type 1 and type 2 5m tethered lead
Built-in type A DC sensitive protection
Built-in LED status indicator