Hug the Plug!

Electric Brighton is creating a map of demand for electric vehicles across the city.

If you're ready to join the hundreds of people every month across the UK making the switch to a cheaper and cleaner car, make your voice heard and put yourself on our map, let us know you're ready to Hug the Plug!

Join our Campaign
Join the Hug the Plug Campaign by Electric Brighton

Plug-in to Brighton!

There are a total of 189 public charging points at 150 locations around the city, for residents and visitors alike.

What's more, 21 great locations even have free parking for vehicles using the charging facilities.

Plug in to Brighton

New lamp-post chargers

Brighton now has hundreds of new lamp-post chargers, giving residents and visitors even more opportunity for convenient charging. See where all the locations are with our city-wide map.

Lamp-post chargers in Brighton

Got any questions?

Switching to an electric vehicle can be quite daunting and leave you with a lot of questions; which is why we've updated our frequently asked questions section with even more answers to your most common quandaries.

Frequently Asked Questions
Electric Brighton FAQs

Plug-in Vehicle ownership in Brighton & Hove

Electric and plug-in vehicles can slash fuel bills by over two-thirds. Along with the chance to improve air quality and reduce carbon emissions, ownership of plug-in vehicles in Brighton & Hove is rising sharply.

Data from the Department for Transport, vehicle data Table VEH0131.

Making the switch to electric

With up to £3,500 off the price of a new car, £350 towards a home charger, no vehicle tax to pay and free charging at facilities right across the country - now is a great time to make the switch to driving an electric vehicle.

Where to buy an EV

What local drivers are saying...

Local drivers thoughts on EVs