Electric vehicle parking on our Claverton Down campus
Where to park and charge your electric car, motorbike or scooter on the University campus.
Parking spaces and charge points
Each space has access to a 7KW Mennekes socket charging point. You must charge your vehicle while parking in these spaces.
There is no cost for using these charge points.
East Car Park
Seven spaces are reserved for electric vehicle charging at all times. One space is for Blue Badge holders. Other vehicles may not park in these spaces at any time.
West Car Park
All six spaces are reserved for electric vehicle charging at all times. Other vehicles may not park in these spaces at any time.
Confirm your charge with POD Point
When you park at an electric vehicle charge point, you must confirm your charge within 15 minutes of plugging into the unit.
Use the POD Point service to confirm your charge:
- download the POD Point app for iOS devices
- download the POD Point app for Android devices
- visit the POD Point website
If you're a student or member of staff, you should use your bath.ac.uk username when you sign up to POD Point.
Electric motorbikes and scooters
There are charging points for electrically-powered motorcycles and scooters in the Underdeck. The small grey boxes are at the Wessex House end of the Underdeck. You can use any of these points during the day.
Electric vehicle parking permits
If you drive an electric vehicle, you may be able to apply for an electric vehicle parking permit:
Pay and display tickets
If you don't have a parking permit you must use the East Car Park.
This ticket will only be valid in these allocated spaces if the vehicle is plugged in and charging.
Invited departmental visitors should contact the department they are visiting in advance to get a valid permit for these spaces.