OZEV grants help British change their transport to electric vehicles, making the planet we live in greener and more sustainable. If eligible, it will help you reduce the cost of your home charger by £350 and workplaces chargers up to £14,000.
Latest update of OZEV grant in 2022
From April 2022, the Electric Vehicle Home Charging Scheme (EVHS) will no longer be available to homeowners (including people with mortgages) living in single-unit properties such as bungalows, detached, semi-detached or terraced homes.
Installations on single properties need to be completed by March 31, 2022 and a claim filed with the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Authority (DVLA) by April 30, 2022.
The scheme will remain open to:
· Homeowners who live in apartments
· People in rental accommodation (apartments and single-use properties)
The scheme is also under transitioning to a new online service, but not available yet - please follow OZEV official details.
What is OZEV?
The Office for Zero Emission Vehicles (OZEV) is a team working across government to support the transition to zero emission vehicles(ZEVs). They are providing support for the take-up of plug in vehicles, as well as funding to support chargepoint infrastructure across the UK.
In November 2020, the UK government announced a commitment to end the sale of new petrol and diesel petrol and diesel vehicles by 2030, and that all new cars and vans will be required to be fully zero emission at the tailpipe by 2035.
What grants types are available?
Save up to £350 on home chargers
Save up to £3,000 on eligible electric vehicles purchases
The Workplace Charging Program is a voucher-based program that supports the upfront cost of purchasing and installing an electric vehicle charging point.
Who qualifies for OLEV grant?
√ Off-street parking (such as driveway)
√ The EV chargers must use smart technology
√ The EV chargers have to registered on OZEV list and installed by an OZEV approved installer
√ You must be a business, charity or public institution
√ Designated off-street parking for employees or fleet use
√ The EV charger must be installed by an OZEV approved workplace charging installer
Is my vehicle eligible for grants?
How to apply for an OZEV grant?
All of our partner installers will take care of this for you, all you need to do is to follow them. The grant amount will be deducted from the total cost of your installation if you’re qualified.