What is the OLEV Grant?


A complete guide about what the OLEV Grant is, how you can benefit from it and how to claim your Grant.

£4 million boost

  • Electric trucks above 3.5 tonnes eligible for grants of up to £20,000
  • Scheme will help improve air quality in towns and cities
  • Move to electric vehicles crucial for decarbonising the transport system

Electric Cars Demand

  • The electric car revolution is well underway with consumers and this funding will encourage more businesses to consider switching to cleaner vans and trucks.
  • Our automotive sector is thriving with the world’s most popular electric car already made in the UK and we are forging ahead to deploy new engine technology to make low-carbon vehicles mainstream, and leading the way in driverless car technology.

OLEV Grant

  • The OLEV Grant provides up to £500 off home charging point and £300 per point at your workplace.
  • Government grant provided by the Office for Low Emission Vehicles.
  • Available for most electric cars and plug-in hybrid cars.

What is the OLEV Grant?


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 April 2015 onwards.

Do I need a charging point at home or work?


A charging point is the fastest, safest and most convenient way to charge your electric car.

Tip: Save nearly £1,000 a year in fuel costs a year with a home charging point (instead of relying on public charging facilities).

How do I get my OLEV Grant?

Click this link to find out how to apply for your OLEV Grant.

If you have any questions please contact us.