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OLEV Home Charge Scheme FAQ

Making electrical work a positive experience

The Electric Vehicle Homecharge Scheme (EVHS) provides grant funding of up to 75% towards the cost of installing electric vehicle charge points at domestic properties across the UK.

The grant cap is now set at £350 (including VAT) per eligible vehicle. This has changed from £500 which was the maximum grant for installations completed before 1st April 2020.

Eligibility for the grant includes Individuals who …

  • become registered keepers of new or second hand eligible electric vehicles
  • are assigned an eligible company vehicle for at least 6 months
  • use an eligible commercial fleet vehicle and are named as the primary user for at least 6 months
  • order an electric vehicle and are in receipt of the vehicle

All of these clauses apply after 1st October 2016.

There is much more information available from OLEV in the Department for Transport and a document that you may wish to read is available here.