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Home Charging

Getting you road ready with British Gas & Hive

Looking for a Home Charge Point? We'll get you and your new electric car road ready with a 7kW home charge point that is fully optimised for smart charging with the Hive app. 

Add on a Home Charge Point

Now you are considering leasing an electric car, you'll probably be wondering how you're going to charge it and we've got that covered too. Together with British Gas & Hive Smart Charging, we can offer you a home charge point alongside your lease agreement so you can plug in, charge and get on the road.

As the leading energy provider in the UK, you can have peace of mind about the quality and safety of your new home charge point. And on top of your new electric car and home charge point, there's no grant application to fill out because we do it all for you and you won't have to spend time trying to get cash back. Take a look to see what you get and how it works.


How it works

Add on a charge point

Once you have submitted your quote request, remember to select the 'Interested in Home Charging' option and our team will discuss this when they call

Questionnaire

British Gas will be in touch to find out more about your home and the electric car you have picked. 

Virtual Home Check

A quick and simple virtual call where you will show British Gas your circuit board in your home and where you want the home charge point to be fitted. 

Permissions

British Gas will apply to the DNO (Distribution Network Operators) for you and let them know you wish to have a charge point fitted. 

Installation Day

A fully certified British Gas engineer will install your new charge point and answer any questions you have. 

Charge & Drive!

All you need to do is plug in, charge and drive. We will still be on hand if you have any questions or need any help. 


What's included?

7kW Alfen Eve Single S-Line* home electric car charger

Additional charging cable (additional costs apply)

Installation by a certified British Gas engineer

3-year warranty

Support team

Load management device (if required)

*Charge points can be either tethered, meaning the cable is attached or untethered which requires a cable to be plugged in and comes separately


Smart Charging 

Hive EV Charging lets you control your system from a single easy-to-use app. The Hive app allows you to charge your car from the comfort of your home, let you know the charge status and sync with your energy tariff so it can charge when rates are at their lowest.

Charger pairing

Pair your charger with the Hive app and control it from your smartphone

Charger status

Know when your charger is unplugged, plugged in and charging

Add your tariff

See how much you spend and automatically charge when your rate is at its lowest


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