As electrical vehicles start to take a real foothold in our day to day life we are here to make sure you know all about the pros and cons. You need to know about the benefits of switching over. Which grants are available to you and which hazzards to avoid.
Did you know that you can receive an OLEV grant of £500 towards the total installation costs of your charge point by an approved installer. Known as the Electric Vehicle Homecharge Scheme (EVHS)
This grant is available on charge points to suit most electric cars or hybrid cars. You may claim for up to two vehicles per household and only one charge point per vehicle.
Do I qualify for an OLEV grant?
It's really easy to qualify for the grant. All you need is
- For your charge point installation you must use an OLEV Approved installer.
- You must have off-street parking. Remember you will have a cable connected to your vehicle during charging.