Policy status:In Force
Jurisdiction:Municipal, State/Regional
Date Effective:2017
Policy Type:Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives
Policy Target:Transport>Fuel>Electric vehicles>Hybrid vehicles
Agency:Ontario Ministry of Transportation
Funding:Funding of $140M-$160M from 2017-2021 has been identified in the province's 5-year Climate Change Action Plan.

The Electric Vehicle Incentive Program allows Ontario consumers to apply for a rebate ranging from $6,000 to $13,000 (plus an aditional $1,000 if the vehicle has 5 or more seats) towards the purchase of eligible battery electric vehicles. The value of the rebate is based on the vehicle's battery capacity. A rebate up to $3,000 is also offered for new plug-in hybrid electric vehicles that retail between $75,000 and $150,000. Vehicles that retail for more than $150,000 are excluded.

The program is open to individuals, businesses, non-government organizations and municipalities.

Related policies:Ontario Electric Vehicles Incentive Program

Last modified: Thu, 13 Jul 2017 16:00:34 CEST