How does EV salary sacrifice work?
Get a brand new electric vehicle with salary sacrifice through work as a benefit, paid for through your gross monthly pay, saving on Income Tax and National Insurance.
Brand new electric car
Choose from the best range of electric cars. We've even pre-ordered cars to get you on the road quicker.
The whole package
We offer everything for you to hit the road: car, charger, energy, insurance, servicing, maintenance, breakdown and tyres. The lot.
5 star customer service
Our EV experts help you choose the right car for you. Impartial advice. Every time.
Free home charger
If you have off-street parking we throw in a free home charger with standard installation.
First 4,000 miles free
Hit the road with 4,000 miles of free charge. With Intelligent Octopus if you have off-street parking, or on public charging with Electric Universe if you don't.
Play your part
Help the fight against climate change. Save 1.5 tonnes of CO2 every year by switching to a zero-emissions electric car.
How does salary sacrifice benefit me as an employee?
Make great savings on your brand-new electric car
You'll not only save money on your EV, we give you loads of extras so you save even more.
Get the best electric car to meet your needs, fast
We offer every EV available and pre-order our stock for speedier delivery.
No upfront deposit required, and no hidden surprises or fees
Everything you need is covered in one monthly payment for peace of mind.
We'll keep your car in tip top shape and running smoothly
Servicing, tyres and breakdown are included so there's nothing for you to think about.
How much can I save with salary sacrifice?
Employees make savings on their tax and personal benefits when they switch to an electric car under our salary sacrifice scheme. Depending on how much tax you pay, these savings can be as much as 40%.
The payments come straight out of your gross pay, which reduces your monthly salary.
Because of this reduction in salary, there is a reduction on income tax and National Insurance payments. Employers' National Insurance payments are reduced too.
Money that you'd normally never see (because it goes straight out of your pay to HMRC) actually goes straight towards your electric car payments.
What other savings can I make?
By switching to an electric car you'll make great savings on fuel costs in the long run. The cost of charging an electric car using our Intelligent Octopus EV tariff is as low as 3p per mile.
Plus, we give you loads of amazing extras that'll help you save money - including charger, energy, maintenance, tyres and breakdown support.
Want to get an electric car through your employer?
Let us help you. Click the button below to fill in some details and we'll send your employer everything they need to know about our electric car salary sacrifice scheme.
How much you pay depends on the car’s cost and the income tax bracket you fall into. You save on Income Tax and National Insurance. Plus, Benefit in Kind (BiK) tax is just 2% right now. The Benefit in Kind (BiK) rate is set by the government. It’s worth noting this is currently fixed at 2% until April 2025 and after this, it'll rise by 1% each year until 2028.