Electric vehicle charging points

Charging costs

From Sunday 1 May 2022, there will be a cost to use our chargers. The costs will be clearly displayed on our charging points. 

Setting up your ChargePlace Scotland account is free. It costs £10 to order a smart card or you can use the app for free. You will set up a direct debit to pay for charging sessions.

Standard 7kW charger

  • £0.25 per kWh

  • maximum stay 12 hours

  • £30 overstay penalty

  • no return within 4 hours

Fast 22kW charger

  • £0.30 per kWh

  • maximum stay 3 hours

  • £30 overstay penalty

  • no return within 4 hours

Rapid 50kW charger

  • £0.35 per kWh

  • maximum stay 30 minutes

  • £30 overstay penalty

  • no return within 4 hours

There is a minimum charge of £1 for all types of chargers.

Charging points are owned by different organisations and so costs vary. You should check the owner’s website and local signage for costs. You can also check charging costs on ChargePlace Scotland website.