Guidance

Plug-in van grant: eligibility and applications

Technical eligibility criteria and application guidance for the plug-in van grant scheme for manufacturers.

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Plug-in van grant: application guidance

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Plug-in van grant: application form

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This guidance is for manufacturers of plug-in vans. It explains:

  • the technical criteria that vans must meet to be eligible for the plug-in grant scheme
  • how to register a vehicle to be eligible under the scheme

For a list of eligible vans and information about buying one see the low-emission vehicles eligible for a plug-in grant.

Published 5 November 2012
Last updated 4 September 2020 + show all updates
  1. The guidance has been updated to show that the waiting time for a decision has changed. It should now be received within 2 months.

  2. Grant application guidance document reformatted and background section updated.

  3. Future review of grant levels update.

  4. Guidance updated to cover N2 and N3 category vans.

  5. Updated to explain that vehicles which have already received the plug-in van grant will not be eligible for enhanced capital allowances

  6. Latest Plug-in Car Grant scheme claims until 31 December 2013 released.

  7. Latest Plug-in Van Grant scheme claims until 30 September 2013 released.

  8. First published.