Office for Low Emission Vehicles

On the 28 July 2010, the Secretary of State for Transport confirmed government support for ultra low carbon vehicles.  

The Office for Low Emission Vehicles (OLEV), a cross Whitehall team, is dedicated to taking forward these initatives. 

For enquires about OLEV:

Funding for the UK's low carbon vehicle capability

On 16 September 2010, the Secretary Of State for Transport announced the six winning projects under the latest Technology Strategy Board competition; as well as vehicle eligibility criteria for the Plug-In Car Grant.

Vehicle manufacturers wishing to request a Plug-In Car Grant vehicle eligibility application pack and guidance can do so by contacting