Interested in utilising the Workplace Electric Vehicle Grant Scheme for your business?
EV Chargers (Electric Vehicle Chargers)
Full details of the Workplace Charging Scheme can be found here :
Successful applicants are issued with a unique identification voucher code by email, which can then be given to Mere UK Ltd as an OZEV-authorised commercial charge-point installer. To be eligible your organisation must:
be a registered business, charity or public sector organisation
fulfill one of the following 3 criteria:
be a public authority, this includes government departments and their agencies, the armed forces, local governments, the NHS and emergency services – in considering eligibility, OZEV will use the public authorities referenced in the Local Government Act 2003, Section 33, the Freedom of Information Act, Schedule 1, parts 1-3) and in the Public sector classification guide
have received – or have currently pending at the time of application – less than €200,000 of public support in the last 3 financial years (meaning the previous 2 financial years plus the current financial year) and satisfy the state aid requirements for de minimis aid
have received – or have currently pending at the time of application – less than 325,000 Special Drawing Rights (SDR) limit of public support in the last 3 financial years (meaning the previous 2 financial years plus the current financial year) and satisfy the Special Drawing Rights requirements. Use this SDR currency exchange rate conversion calculator to calculate the equivalent in GBP.
declare a need for EV charging equipment, or an intent to encourage uptake among their staff and/or fleet (you do not need to possess a plug-in EV)
be located in England, Wales, Scotland or Northern Ireland (applicants in the Channel Islands and Isle of Man are not eligible)
have dedicated off-street parking for staff and/or fleet use only
have parking facilities that are clearly associated with the applicant premises and be either on-site or at a reasonable distance from the workplace
own the property or have consent from the landlord for chargepoints to be installed at all the sites listed in the application
Public & Commercial EV Charging
Businesses that are taking the step forward and bringing electric vehicle charging points to their car parks are reaping the benefits, as they attract and retain more satisfied customers, and contribute to a greener more sustainable future for all. Attract EV drivers to your destination whilst improving your brand and PR opportunities.
Mere UK specialise in providing workplace EV Chargers for all types of Public and Commercial environments.
Mere UK are fully accredited NIC EIC Electrical and OLEV (Office for Low Emission Vehicles) approved installers. Operating in the industrial, commercial, educational and retail sectors for blue chip companies.
Mere UK are able to install Workplace EV Chargers under the government ‘The Workplace Charging Scheme’ or ‘WCS’
EV Charger Aftercare, Maintenance & Support
Mere UK will arrange your site survey to installation design through to the commissioning of your EV chargers with our dedicated service team able to undertake maintenance, aftercare and support to our customers.
Mere UK will provide the right number of chargers to keep on top of the electric revolution curve. Providing full site surveys and analysis Mere UK will determine the current demand of electric vehicles using the car park. Installing fast chargers will provide customers with a desired quick and reliable service. Customers will be able to use chargers on a pay as you go model.
If your business provides on-site parking for employees, installing EV charging points will help encourage staff to join the electric revolution.
Mere UK will work closely with you to create a bespoke rate for all staff on-site. This will provide staff with the exclusive benefit of charging with the lowest rates of electric, therefore ensuring the pay less to charge their vehicles at work. As demand grows at your development, additional chargers can easily be installed when the demand grows.
* A combination of both Customer and Staff tariffs can be made available to stratify both needs.
WCS? Does Your Business Qualify
The WCS is available to any business, charity or public authority – but to qualify, you must have the following:
Dedicated off-street parking for staff and/or fleets
Your charger must be installed by an OZEV approved workplace installer
No proof of EV is required but you will need to declare the business need or intent to encourage EV uptake amongst your staff and/or your fleet
You must own the property or have consent from the landlord for charge points to be installed at all the sites listed in the application
Grants will be applied for by Mere UK and deducted to the supply and installation cost of your EV installation.