Knowledge Hub

Does an electric car need an MOT?
Like all cars, electric cars have to pass an annual road-worthiness inspection after they are three years old. The main difference is
How long does it take to charge an electric car?
How long it takes to charge an electric car depends on the type of charging point, which is defined by the power
Where can I charge my car?
Public charge points – the publicly accessible charge point network – is growing rapidly. ZapMap is a useful source of information to
What charging cable comes with my car?
This varies between manufacturers so please check under the options section on the car quoting system. Electric vehicles are normally delivered with
Do I have to own my home to get a charge point installed?
No, you don’t need to own your property to have a charging point installed but you do need permission from the homeowner.
How do I know if I can get a home charge point?
Before an electric charging point can be installed at your home, you’ll need to have a home suitability survey carried out by
How much does a home chargepoint cost?
This will vary depending on the type of installation required, the installation company you use and the type of home charging point
How long will it take to get an electric charging point?
This will vary depending on the home suitability survey, availability of assessment appointments and turnaround of paperwork. We’d advise starting the above
How do I charge my car at home?
In most cases you can get a chargepoint installed at your house by a 3rd party installer. CPC Drive and Tusker partner