Electric vehicle charge points

Latest update: 19 December 2022

Wenea charge point contactless function to be trialled and free charging period to end

Wenea will be trialling the contactless payment function on their new charge points from Tuesday 20 December. From this date the free charging will end and the tariff of 42p/kWh applied.

Our electric vehicle charge points

WENEA charge point for electric vehicle, with Herefordshire Council brandingCouncil car parks currently contain a combination of 7kW and 50kW chargers. The 7kW chargers are run by WENEA and the 50kW chargers are run by SWARCO. 

You can get a free 30-minute parking ticket to display in your electric or hybrid vehicle at council-owned, off-street car parks, while you plug in and charge. Electricity at all charge points in council car parks is subject to a fee. 

The charge points are part of the national network.

EV drivers group

We have an EV drivers email group. To join please email energy@herefordshire.gov.uk, put EV Drivers Group in the title and give your consent to opt in.
Privacy notice for electric vehicle drivers.

EV charge point grants

The government EV charge point grant page has information about grants available to help with the cost of installing charge points at home and at the workplace.

FOI requests about electric vehicle charge points

We receive a number of Freedom of Information requests about electric vehicle charge points. Before submitting a request you may find the answers in our general information about electric vehicle charge points.