Isle of Wight Council

Electric vehicle charge points

Off-street charge points

Charge point situated on grass in a car park.

Service Update

For a limited period, we are allowing free parking in our car parks for vehicles that are using the charging point.

 

There is currently one  Electric Vehicle Charging Point (EVCP) located in our car parks.

 Location  Type
 Cross Street, Cowes  Standard - 7kW

The current EVCP is operated by Engie through their GeniePoint network.

Charge points being installed in 2022/23

Working with Joju, the following charge points will be installed in our car parks:

Town Site Details Sockets  Status
Newport Seaclose Park   1x fast 22kw charger 2  Coming soon
Newport Chapel Street 1 x rapid 50kw charger and 2 x fast 22kw charger 6  Coming soon
Ryde Quay Road 1 x rapid 50kw charger and 1 x fast 22kw charger 4  Coming soon
Ryde St. Thomas Street (upper) 1 x rapid 50kw charger and 1 x fast 22kw charger 4  Coming soon
Sandown St. John's Road 1 x rapid 50kw charger and 1 x fast 22kw charger 4  Coming soon
Cowes Cross Street 1 x rapid 50kw charger and 1 x fast 22kw charger 4  Coming soon
Cowes Somerton Park and Ride 1 x fast 22kw charger 2  Coming soon
Ventnor Central Car Park 1 x rapid 50kw charger and 1 x fast 22kw charger 4  Coming soon
Freshwater Moa Place 1 x fast 22kw charger 2  Coming soon
Wootton Brannon Way Car Park 1 x fast 22kw charger 2  Coming soon
Shanklin Orchardleigh Road Car Park 2 x fast 22kw chargers 4  Coming soon
Lake New Road Car Park 1 x fast 22kw charger 2  Coming soon
Yarmouth River Road Car Park 1 x rapid 50kw charger and 1 x fast 22kw charger 4  Coming soon

 

We will update the status of each site as soon as we receive a reliable 'go live' date.

 

You will be able to access the new charge points through MerConnect: How To Charge Your EV With Mer.

Charge points not managed by the Council

Other public charge points are located around the Island. Please visit the NCR - National Chargepoint Registry (dft.gov.uk) or Charging points and electric vehicles UK 2022 - Zap Map (zap-map.com) for further details.