The “OLEV Grant” refers to a government grant for electric car home chargers, provided by the Office for Low Emission Vehicles (OLEV).
How do I qualify for the OLEV Grant?
To qualify for OLEV’s EVHS grant, you need to have leased an eligible electric or plug-in hybrid vehicle for at least six months, or have purchased one on or after 1st October 2016 onwards.
You must have off-street parking.
You must install an OLEV-approved chargepoint.
The date of installation must not be more than 4 months ahead of the date of delivery or date the customer becomes the registered driver of the electric vehicle.
You must use an OLEV-approved chargepoint installer.
EVHS Grant (Electric Vehicles Homecharge Scheme)
WCS (Workplace Charging Scheme)
The Workplace Charging Scheme (WCS) is a government scheme for electric vehicles offered by the Office for Low Emission Vehicles (OLEV).
How do I qualify for the Workplace Charging Scheme (WCS)?
The WCS is available to any business, charity or public authority, with some conditions including the following:
You must have sufficient off-street parking.
While you do not need to currently have electric vehicles as part of your fleet, you will need to express an existing or future need for the business.
You must have the charging station installed by an OLEV-approved workplace charging station installer like ourselves.