FOI Disclosure Log

Customer Request Details

14 January 2021

Please note that throughout these questions, the phrase “On Street Charging Point” refers to the installation of charging points for electric vehicles in on-street locations with the primary purpose of being used by residents. 

 

QUESTION 1

1) Has your council applied for funding from the government’s ‘On Street Residential Chargepoint Scheme’? (The scheme that is being run by OZEV and the Energy Saving Trust). 

If your answer to question 1 is YES, please answer question 2:

QUESTION 2

2 a)  How much government money has your council been granted to date through the ‘On Street Residential Chargepoint Scheme’?

2 b) How many on street charging points has your council installed to date, using funding from the‘’On Street Residential Chargepoint Scheme’? 

2 c) How many on street charging points had your council already installed before applying for the ‘On Street Residential Chargepoint Scheme’? (to include any on street charging points that the council has installed to date without any government funding).

 

If your answer to question 1 is NO, please answer question 3:

QUESTION 3

3 a) Has your council installed any on street charging points to date? If so, please provide a figure of how many on street charging points you have installed.

3 b) Does your council have any future plans, or plans already underway, to apply for funding from the government’s ‘On Street Residential Changepoint Scheme’?

3 c) Does your council have any plans to install any on street charging points in the future? 



East Herts Council Response

21 January 2021

Thank you for your request for information, this has now been processed and the information that we hold is enclosed.

QUESTION 1

1) Has your council applied for funding from the government’s ‘On Street Residential Chargepoint Scheme’? (The scheme that is being run by OZEV and the Energy Saving Trust). No

If your answer to question 1 is YES, please answer question 2:

QUESTION 2

2 a)  How much government money has your council been granted to date through the ‘On Street Residential Chargepoint Scheme’?N/A

2 b) How many on street charging points has your council installed to date, using funding from the‘’On Street Residential Chargepoint Scheme’? N/A

2 c) How many on street charging points had your council already installed before applying for the ‘On Street Residential Chargepoint Scheme’? (to include any on street charging points that the council has installed to date without any government funding).N/A

 

If your answer to question 1 is NO, please answer question 3:

QUESTION 3

3 a) Has your council installed any on street charging points to date? If so, please provide a figure of how many on street charging points you have installed.No on street charging installed

3 b) Does your council have any future plans, or plans already underway, to apply for funding from the government’s ‘On Street Residential Changepoint Scheme’? The council is continuing to develop its network of EV chargers, provision for which has  currently been focused off-street. We  are looking at future options for on-street charging infrastructure, in conjunction with Hertfordshire County Council, who are the local highways authority. This may include future application to the OSRCS where appropriate

3 c) Does your council have any plans to install any on street charging points in the future? In conjunction with Hertfordshire County Council, who are the local highways authority, we are looking at feasibility  and possible options for the future provision of on-street charging infrastructure.

 

If you have any queries or complaint about the processing of your request please do not hesitate to contact me.

 

Alternatively for more information on the Freedom of Information Act contact the Information Commissioner at:

Information Commissioners Office
Wycliffe House
Water Lane
Wilmslow
Cheshire
SK9 5AF

Telephone 0303 123 1113

https://ico.org.uk/

 

It is important that you include the above FOI reference number on all correspondence related to this request.

 

Thank you for your request.