Written Question on Electric Vehicles: Charging Points

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Date Title Questioner
15 Jul 2019, 11:49 a.m. Electric Vehicles: Charging Points Mr Gavin Shuker


To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, how many publicly available charge-points for electric vehicles there were in (a) Luton, (b) Bedfordshire and (c) the East of England in each year since 2010.

Answer (Michael Ellis)

The Government does not have figures on the total number of publicly available electric vehicle chargepoints. Members of the public and businesses are able to install chargepoints without government support, and information on these are not routinely collected. As at 10th July 2019 the private sector charging point platform Zap-map reported that there are 1,607 in the East of England. Figures for Luton and Bedfordshire are not currently available.

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