Electric vehicles

Charging ahead to net zero

We recognise that the transition to electric vehicles (EVs) can be a little overwhelming.

That's why we've created a first in the market offering with Octopus Energy to help you confidently choose the right charging solution for your business.

What are Octopus offering Ulster Bank customers?

The right charging technology to meet your charging needs

Market leading customer service

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Octopus Energy’s mission is to drive forward the affordable green revolution.

It supplies 100% renewable electricity and gas to over 3 million UK homes and 40,000 businesses

The business benefits of switching to electric vehicles

  • You can apply for up to 40 charge point installations, each could be eligible for £350 discount with the government's OLEV grant. This could equal a maximum total of £14,000 
  • Government grants available for new electric business vehicles between £1,000-£5,000. Eligibility criteria applies
  • All EVs are exempt from Vehicle Excise Duty, Congestion Charge, ULEZ (Ultra Low Emission Zone) and LEZ (Low Emission Zone) charges
  • Benefit in kind rate fixed at 2% until 2025

What next?

Fill in the enquiry form

Select “Start your enquiry” and you’ll be taken to a form on the Octopus website

Octopus consultation

An Octopus Energy consultant will discuss the types of products and services that may help your business

Talk to us

Speak to your usual bank contact or visit our website to explore your finance options

Ready to enquire?

Click the button below and we’ll take you to an Octopus Energy website, where you will be asked to provide required information and submit your query.


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Ready to become a greener business?

If you’d like to find out more about how we could help you invest in your charging infrastructure, please contact your relationship manager or your usual bank contact.

You can view our climate support for businesses products and services for businesses, along with financial options and useful resources, on our climate support for businesses hub.

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