Workplace Charging Scheme

  • Workplace Charging Scheme (WCS) provides grants to claim up to £500 per Socket off the upfront cost of an EV Charging Installation, up to 20 Sockets per organization (£10,000 max).
  • Voucher is valid for 120 days (4 Months) from date of issue
  • Charging Equipment shall be supplied with Three Year Parts & INSTALLATION warranty.
  • Usage data is required to be supplied to OLEV for a minimum of 3 years following installation.
1

Enquiry Request

Eligibility

  • Applicant applies for Voucher using online application portal
  • If eligible, applicant receives voucher code via email
  • Own Property or have consent from Landlord (may require evidence)

2

Proposal

  • OLEV Installer receives Voucher code from Applicant and conducts Survey & quotes
  • Customer to agree terms
3

DNO Notification

  • Where installation of charging equipment results in Property’s Max Demand Load exceeding 13.8kVA, application to DNO required prior to install
  • Additional requirements per DNO to be noted
4

Installed & Payment

  • Comply to IET 18th Edition Standards (Jan 2019)
  • Make note of charging station make and model
  • Provide total costs of install
  • Photographic Evidence of Install
  • DNO Details required
5

OLEV Grant Received

  • Installer submits claim on Portal
  • Payment is approximately 30-60 working days to Installer
  • Enquiry Request
    • Eligibility
    • Does the client own, lease or primary use of an eligible EV?
    • Is there designated private off-street parking
  • Proposal
  • Survey & quotes
  • Customer to agree terms
  • DNO Notification
    • Evidence provided to DVLA for each grant claim
  • Installed & Payment
    • Comply to IET 18th Edition Standards (Jan 2019)
    • BS7671 Wiring Regs
    • Submit Documentation*
    • Client pays Installer with £500 Grant AppliedApplied
  • OLEV Grant Received
    • Installer claims Grant
    • Payment is approximately 30-60 working days to Installer