On-street charging points for electric vehicles (EVs) in Merton are operated by ESB, Polar and SourceLondon.
Don't trail cables across the pavement when charging your vehicle. It is illegal to cause an
obstruction on roads, pavements and footpaths.
Find a charging point
Zap-Map is a UK-wide map to help EV drivers find available charge points.
Zap-Map: find a charging point
How to use the service
The power points are available 24 hours a day, and are compatible with all EVs. They have their own retractable cables so you don't need to bring your own.
There is a free smartphone app that allows you to find nearby power points, reserve them and report faults.
You may be charged a subscription and an hourly rate to use the charging points, with most cars being fully charged in four hours.
Sign up for ESB
Sign up for Polar
Sign up for SourceLondon
Request a charging point
We are accepting requests for electric vehicle on-street charging points in Merton.
We cannot respond to every request individually. Charge points will be installed in areas where demand is greatest.
If you would like to request a location please email
Future.Merton@merton.gov.uk with the following information:
- Email address
- Home address, including postcode
- Where would you like an on-street charge point to be located?
- Do you have off-street parking at your property?
- Is the vehicle you need to charge fully electric or a plug-in hybrid?
- Are you a taxi or private hire vehicle driver?
- Are you a Blue Badge holder?