You must have off-road parking to charge an electric car at home.

For a shared space you will need to refer to the property owner. For Flats and Apartments see this page.

I don’t have a driveway, how can I charge my car near home?

How can you charge an Electric car living in a terraced house?

A Beginners Guide to Electric cars

Home charger

To charge an electric car at home (UK) you will need to buy a charger. The only time you should use a 3 pin mains plug is whilst waiting for your charger to be installed.

Can I get a car charging point at home?


There is a large range of chargers available.

Government grant

Government grant for charger installation