Professional EV Charger Installation Surrey

EVs (Electric Vehicles) are becoming increasingly popular, and for a good reason - they are environmentally friendly and cost-effective in the long run. However, to fully enjoy the benefits of an EV, you need a reliable EV charger. 

For a professional EV charger installation in Surrey, get in touch by calling our electricians on 020 3659 6351  or 0791 4615 151

How To Choosing the Right EV Charger

Selecting the right charger is the first step in the EV charger installation process. Surrey residents have several options to choose from, including Level 1, Level 2, and Level 3 chargers. Each has its benefits and is suitable for different scenarios:

Level 1 Chargers

  • Level 1 chargers are the most basic and can be plugged into a standard household outlet.
  • They are slow, typically providing around 2-5 miles of range per hour of charging.
  • Ideal for overnight charging at home.

Level 2 Chargers

  • Level 2 chargers are more powerful and require a 240-volt outlet.
  • They offer a faster charging rate, providing around 10-60 miles of range per hour.
  • Suitable for both residential and commercial use.

Level 3 Chargers (DC Fast Chargers)

  • Level 3 chargers are high-speed chargers, mainly found at public charging stations.
  • They can charge an EV to 80% in as little as 30 minutes.
  • Perfect for quick top-ups during road trips.

EV Charger Installation Surrey Process

Once you've chosen the right charger, it's time to proceed with the installation. Hiring a professional electrician is highly recommended for safety and compliance with local regulations. Here's an overview of the installation process:

Site Assessment

The electrician will assess your property to determine the best location for the charger. Factors like proximity to the electrical panel and accessibility will be considered.

Electrical Panel Upgrade

In some cases, an upgrade to your electrical panel may be necessary to accommodate the charger's power requirements.

Permitting and Inspections

The electrician will handle any necessary permits and schedule inspections to ensure the installation meets all safety standards.

Charger Installation

The charger will be installed securely, and all electrical connections will be made by the electrician.

Testing and Commissioning

The electrician will test the charger to ensure it's functioning correctly and provide guidance on its operation.


Regular maintenance is essential to keep your charger in optimal condition. Follow the manufacturer's guidelines and schedule routine checks with your electrician.

Speak with Electricians in Surrey

For more information on our installation services, speak with our highly experienced team by calling us on 020 3659 6351  or 0791 4615 151 and we'll be happy to help.

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