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Local authorities

Energy Saving Trust delivers a range of programmes aimed at decarbonising transport and improving air quality in the UK.

In England, we advise local authorities on charging infrastructure, taxi licensing and sustainable travel plans. In Scotland, we provide technical consultancy reports to local authorities to future proof their charging infrastructure.

Local Government Support Programme

Resources for local authorities to improve local air quality and increase adoption of low emission vehicles.

Local Electric Vehicle Infrastructure scheme

The Local Electric Vehicle Infrastructure (LEVI) scheme aims to further support the roll-out of electric vehicle charging infrastructure across England.

On-street Residential Chargepoint Scheme

The On-street Residential Chargepoint Scheme provides funding to install chargepoints for electric vehicles.

Resources for local authorities on electric vehicle chargepoints

We have resources to help local authority officers deliver public charging infrastructure, including webinars and best practice guidance.

Low Carbon Travel and Transport Challenge Fund

A guide to the Low Carbon Travel and Transport Challenge Fund, which provides funding to deliver active travel, low carbon transport hubs…

Switched on Towns and Cities

The Switched on Towns and Cities provides tailored local studies exploring local measures for low carbon transport.

eBike Grant Fund

Fund to cover the cost of ebikes, etrikes, ecargo bikes, cargo bikes and trailers, tandems, adapted cycles and trikes.

Last updated: 31 March 2022