Electric vehicle charging points
Details of locations for electric vehicle charging points in East Renfrewshire.
East Renfrewshire Council now offers free electric vehicle charging and free parking at a network of Plugged in Places around East Renfrewshire.
Parking is free while charging at these points. Electricity is also free.
The council has received grants from Transport Scotland with a value of over £78,000 to install these Electric Vehicle charging points as part of our efforts to reduce carbon emissions and environmental impacts across East Renfrewshire. It also aims to promote a more sustainable driving culture to it's residents.
There are a total of 5 charging outlets operated by the council. Their locations are listed in the following table:
|Supply||Location Information||Type||Charge Speed|
Mary Young Place, 12A Main Street, Busby, G76 8DU
|Car park opposite the Cartvale Pub.|
7kW; 1-Phase AC; Type 2 Mannekes (IEC62196)
Kingston Rd, 37A High Street, Neilston, G78 3HJ
Neilston Rail Station Park and Ride - car parking next to rail station.
7kW; 3-Phase AC; Type 2 Mannekes (IEC62196)
Rouken Glen Rd, Giffnock, G46 7EG
Parking lay-by behind Shell Filling Station - entrance to Glenbank Court
50kW; DC; JEVS G105 (CHAdeMO) DC
Eastwood Park, 46 Rouken Glen Road, Giffnock, G46 7JS
East Renfrewshire council car park, Eastwood Headquarters
22kW; 3-Phase AC; Type 2 Mannekes (IEC62196)
Water Rd, Barrhead, G78 1SW
|211 Main Street - Barrhead Foundry|
22kW; 1-Phase AC; Type 2 Mannekes (IEC62196)
A PDF of their locations and additional details can be found here:
A swipe card is needed to activate the chargers. If you require a swipe card, you can obtain one by registering with Charge your Car Ltd where you can purchase a lifetime card for £20 per annum.
If you have any comments regarding the charging facilities, or experience problems with any of the charging points, please contact:
- Charge Your Car Ltd's 24 Hour Helpline: 0191 26 50 500
EV charge maps
Interactive maps of EV charge points across the UK can be found at: