ABOUT EV CHARGING

WHAT’S INCLUDED?

Our standard installation includes the following:

  • Up to 10m of surface mounted cabling from consumer unit to charging unit.
  • A new earth rod (if required)
  • A 3 year warranty on all installations
  • Installation by a company accredited to the NICEIC,
  • Electrical Certification
The speeds at which your vehicle will charge is dependant on which unit you decide to install. Below is a chart showing typical charge times for various units.
Typically, in a domestic installation the choice would be between the 16A and 32A single phase units.

CUSTOMER REQUIREMENTS

It’s possible to install a chargepoint under nearly all circumstances but to qualify for the Electric Vehicle Homecharge Scheme (EVHS) grant funded by the Office for Low Emission Vehicles (OZEV), the following must apply:

  • The electric vehicle (EV) or Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle (PHEV) must qualify for the scheme and have been bought after 1st October 2016.
  • You must have off street parking
  • Your chosen installer must be OZEV approved (no issue here, EV Chargepoint are approved installers).

If you are unsure if you qualify for the 75% discount under the EVHS grant scheme, click here to view more details on the government website:
https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/customer-guidance-electric-vehicle-homecharge-scheme