Van buyers will be able to receive 20%, up to £8,000, off the cost of a new van under the new Government Plug-in Van Grant.
What is the Plug-in Van Grant?
This is a scheme launched by the government to encourage van owners to switch from normal diesel or petrol vehicles to the more environmentally friendly electric version.
How much could I save with the Plug-in Van Grant?
You could save as much as £8,000 off one of seven models of electric vans. It is open to both businesses and individuals.
What are the eligible vehicles under the Plug-in Van Grant?
The first seven vans eligible for the grants are:
- Azure Dynamics - Transit Connect Electric
- Daimler-Mercedes Benz - Vito E-Cell
- Faam - Jolly 2000
- Faam - ECOMILE
- Mia-electric - Mia U
- Renault Kangoo ZE variants
- Smith Electric - Smith Edison variants SE2, SE3
What is the application process for the Plug-in Van Grant?
There are no application forms to fill in. The dealership or vendor you are buying your van from will complete all the paperwork on your behalf . The amount of your grant will be automatically deducted from the price at point of purchase.
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