Experimental statistics on the number of grants awarded for the installation of electric vehicle charging devices in the UK in July 2022, broken down by local authority.

The Office for Zero Emission Vehicles (OZEV) provides grants to support the use of electric vehicles, including the installation of charging devices. This summary covers statistics on grant schemes.

Headline figures

Domestic Charging Devices
As of 1 July 2022:

  • OZEV funded grant schemes (EVHS and DRS) have delivered 368,990 domestic charging devices since 2013
  • the EVHS has funded the installation of 328,657 domestic charging devices
  • the EVHS funded 132,955 device installations since 1 July 2021, this is an increase of 62% compared to the previous 12-month period

Workplace Charging Devices
As of 1 July 2022:

  • the WCS has funded the installation of 31,239 sockets in workplace carparks since the scheme started in 2016
  • the WCS funded 12,881 sockets installations since 1 July 2021, an increase of almost 52% compared to the previous 12-month period

On-Street Residential Devices
As of 1 July 2022:

  • the ORCS has funded 2,869 public charging devices which have been installed across local authorities in the UK
  • 228 on-street charging devices were installed after being claimed for by the local authorities in the previous 3 months
  • funding has also been awarded for 9,543 additional ORCS charging devices to be installed in the future

For more information and an extensive break down of statistics, visit the Government website HERE