KIA FREE Charge Point Offer

Kia Have Chosen British Charge Point manufacturer Rolec As Their Preferred EV Charge Point Manufacturer – APi Electrical Are OLEV and Rolec-Approved Specialist EV Contractors Covering The Whole Of The North West.

KIA Motors and Rolec EV have created a brand partnership so that KIA’s expanding range of EV and PHEV customers may receive a Rolec home fast charging socket, presented in the Kia colours of white and red – fully installed, for free*. (Subject to Rolec and OLEV T & C’s).

Kia customers purchasing a new Soul EV, Optima PHEV, Optima Sports Wagon PHEV or Niro PHEV will qualify for the free* Rolec home charge point.

Some small adjustments regarding costs may bee required depending on individual installation requirements and are subject to Rolec and OLEV T & C’s, please see these below).

Terms & Conditions


*Standard Installation Definition: 

  • The Universal Socket WallPod in Kia colours.
  • A maximum run of 10 metres from source of supply (consumer unit) to charge point
  • The property’s consumer unit must not be RCD protected – and have a spare way available
  • Cable to be surface mounted – clipped direct
  • No ground works
  • The property must have an earthing arrangement complying with current regulations
  • The charge point must be fixed to the main property and able to utilise the property’s earthing arrangement
  • The property is within 75 miles (150 miles round trip) of an approved installer or their satellite installer

If your installation does not comply with the manufacturer’s ‘Standard Installation’ criteria, don’t worry – there may be some additional costs, but only ever if absolutely necessary due to electrical requirements and regulations or location.

‘3 STEPS CHECKLIST’  – to arrange a speedy installation.

·     1.    Complete and Return the PQQ (Please find PQQ Sheet in our Website Footer section under ‘More Links’ ) – and self-survey pictures detailed on PQQ.

·     2.    Download / Complete / Sign by Hand / Email Back to Us: The £500 OLEV Application –

·     3.    Arrange Installation Date.

If You would prefer a tethered chargepoint with integrated cable and plug attached this is £50 more than the universal socket – other additional extras such as key operated facility to prevent unauthorised use etc can also be accomodated for an extra cost – details of these can be found here:

  • APi Electrical are OLEV authorised installers
  • We abide by the IET code of practice, NIC EIC and British Standards Regulations (B.S 7671) to ensure any installation complies with all the current EV charge point install regulations.
  • After completion we present a (DEI) Domestic Electrical Installation Certificate after each installation is tested successfully.
  • We never compromise when it comes to your safety.