Issue details

ULEV Strategy - Local Electric Vehicle Infrastructure Acceptance of Awarded Funding and Authority to Procure a New Contract to Deliver EV Charge Points

Subject to a successful funding bid received from the Office of Zero Emission Vehicles (OZEV), seek authorisation to accept the conditional capital grant Local Electric Vehicle Infrastructure (LEVI) funding offer, and to conduct a competitive procurement for one or more contracts for the installation and management of Electric Vehicle chargers on Gloucestershire’s assets supporting fleet and on street locations that will maximise the success of the Gloucestershire ULEV Strategy and funding available.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure > £500,000 and 2 Divisions affected;

Decision status: For Determination

Notice of proposed decision first published: 19/02/2024

Decision due: Between 19 Mar 2024 and 14 Apr 2024 by Cabinet Member - Environment and Planning

Lead member: Cllr David Gray, Cabinet Member for Environment and Planning

Background papers

  • Local Electric Vehicle Infrastructure (LEVI) funding allocation methodology guidance https://www.gov.uk/guidance/apply-for-local-ev-infrastructure-levi-funding#apply-for-levi-capital-funding  
  • Cabinet decision to adopt ULEV Strategy - 23rd June 2021, Item 11 Agenda for Cabinet on Wednesday 23 June 2021, 10.00 am (gloucestershire.gov.uk)  
  • Environment Scrutiny Committee Report of 13 July 2022 Electric Vehicle Infrastructure, Item 4 Agenda for Environment Scrutiny Committee on Wednesday 12 July 2023, 10.00 am (gloucestershire.gov.uk)  
  • Gloucestershire Climate Change Strategy update – Cabinet 22nd December 2021, Item 9 Agenda for Cabinet on Wednesday 22 December 2021, 10.00 am (gloucestershire.gov.uk)