Electric vehicle charging station

Commerical Curbside Electric Vehicle Charging Program

The Commercial Curbside Electric Vehicle (EV) Charging program supports the growth of EVs by increasing access to home and public charging. If you are a commercial business wishing to install public charging at your curbside, learn how you can apply below.

The program is open to non-residential property owners only.

Program requirements

Before applying for this program, review the following considerations:

  • The application and plan designs must be approved by the City of Vancouver.
  • All installations must be completed by a registered licensed electrical contractor.
  • Charging stations must be listed and certified for outdoor use and stations must be available to the public.
  • Only Dual Port Level 2 chargers or Direct Current Fast Chargers (DCFC) are permitted.
  • User fees for charging may be applied; however, existing parking regulations would remain, including any metered parking.
  • Applicant is responsible for all costs and maintenance.
  • Applicant will be required to sign a licensing agreement and carry the appropriate level of insurance.

Read our guidelines (431 KB)

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