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Electric Charge points

The University currently has 16 electric charge points across the centrally managed car parks as follows:

  • 4 in the Park and Cycle car park at the West Cambridge site
  • 4 in Car Park 8 on the West Cambridge site
  • 4 at Greenwich House, Madingley Rise site
  • 2 on the Sidgwick site at the rear of the Institute of Criminology*
  • 2 on the Downing site next to the substation at the main entrance to the site (Tennis court road)*

These spaces are available to permit holders only who have applied for access to them, as per the instructions provided in the next section below.

*Please note that the charge points at the Sidgwick and Downing sites are run by Vendelectric, please contact Steve Matthews to register and provide the following information:
- your name
- permit number
- email address

How do I register to use the charge points?

Please follow the steps below to start using the charge points:

Step 1 – Register on EV charge online using the following link:  

Step 2 – Using the link sent to your registered email by EV charge online, activate your account.

Step 3 – After your account has been activated, forward your EV Charge registered email and mobile number to Steve Matthews. You will be added as a driver to the portal to start using charge points free of charge. Once added, you will receive an email to confirm you have been added to “a host”.

Step 4 – You are now ready to start charging. 

Each time you come to charge you will need to select the specific point on your EV Charge account. Once selected you can start charging. Currently we have set the maximum charging time at 6 hours, after the 6 hours your car will stop charging.

If you have any problems, please contact Steve Matthews on 01223 760957 or by email.