FOI Disclosure Log

Customer Request Details

16 August 2021

Under the Freedom of Information Act, I would like to request anonymised information relating to public electric vehicle (EV) charging points provided by East Hertfordshire 

 

 

Council name

Region

What is your current budget for purchasing public EV charging points per annum?

If you do not have a set yearly budget, please can you confirm how much money has been spent on purchasing EV charging points over the last 12 months?    

 

What is your current budget for maintaining public EV charging points per annum?

What is the cost associated with buying a single public EV charging point? If costs can vary, please share an average or typical cost if known.

Please include the total, including any OLEV funding.

 

What is the cost associated with maintaining a single public EV charging point per annum?

Please include the total, including any OLEV funding.

 

How much government funding for public EV charging points have you received over the last 12 months?

Please write “0” if none.

 

What percentage of your annual budget for public EV charging points is funded by the government?

 

How many new public EV charging points do you expect to see installed in your authority between now and end of year 2022?

If you don"t have a specific number planned, please respond with "no specific number planned"

 

Do you have a plan in place for the installation of more public EV charging points through to 2025? If not, over what period of time do you have a roadmap for? If you don’t have a roadmap, please respond with “we don’t have any specific plan in place”.

 

Are you making specific plans for the installation of rapid public EV charging points by 2025? If so, what percentage of new public charging points will be rapid? In this case, ‘rapid’ means 43Kw or more.

 

In the last 12 months, have you received any complaints from constituents about the reliability, availability or number of EV charging points in your council?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



East Herts Council Response

14 September 2021

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

Council name East Herts 

Region Eastern

What is your current budget for purchasing public EV charging points per annum? - none currently, will use grants in future 

If you do not have a set yearly budget, please can you confirm how much money has been spent on purchasing EV charging points over the last 12 months?  - approx $6k   

 

What is your current budget for maintaining public EV charging points per annum? nil

What is the cost associated with buying a single public EV charging point? If costs can vary, please share an average or typical cost if known. $1.5k per 7kw charger

Please include the total, including any OLEV funding.

 

What is the cost associated with maintaining a single public EV charging point per annum? no set budget

Please include the total, including any OLEV funding.

 

How much government funding for public EV charging points have you received over the last 12 months? zero

Please write “0” if none.

 

What percentage of your annual budget for public EV charging points is funded by the government? zero this year

 

How many new public EV charging points do you expect to see installed in your authority between now and end of year 2022? Sixty units

If you don"t have a specific number planned, please respond with "no specific number planned"

 

Do you have a plan in place for the installation of more public EV charging points through to 2025? If not, over what period of time do you have a roadmap for? If you don’t have a roadmap, please respond with “we don’t have any specific plan in place”. yes - developing a plan to 2025

 

Are you making specific plans for the installation of rapid public EV charging points by 2025? If so, what percentage of new public charging points will be rapid? In this case, ‘rapid’ means 43Kw or more. 2 rapid under development 

 

In the last 12 months, have you received any complaints from constituents about the reliability, availability or number of EV charging points in your council? - main concern is lack of chargers on street outside domestic premises

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

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https://www.eastherts.gov.uk/about-east-herts-0/information-requests/re-use-council-information

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

Information Commissioners Office
Wycliffe House
Water Lane
Wilmslow
Cheshire
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Telephone 0303 123 1113

https://ico.org.uk/

 

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Thank you for your request.

 

 



Customer

14 September 2021


Hello, I am out of the office until 20th September. I will reply to your email on my return, but you can reach me on 07510 564 704 in case of emergency. Thanks, *****