How does salary sacrifice work for my team?
It's as easy as 1, 2, 3.
Your team choose a brand-new EV
It's like cycle-to-work, but for electric cars.
Paid through their salary
They automatically pay for the car through their gross salary each month.
And make tax savings
Your team save on Income Tax and National Insurance, and pay a little company car tax.
How can salary sacrifice benefit my company?
Attract and keep the best talent
75% of employees say they're more likely to stay because of their employee benefits package.
Pay less National Insurance
Your business saves on National Insurance, which many opt to put back into the scheme.
Hit your sustainability goals
Helps your business become more sustainable and rewards your team, with no cost to the company.
Free to set up and easy to run
It costs nothing to set up and is easy to manage with our HR portal. Minimal admin. Maximum team happiness.
What's different about our salary sacrifice scheme?
The whole package from Octopus
We offer everything for you to hit the road: car, charger, energy, insurance, servicing, maintenance, breakdown and tyres. The lot.
5 star customer service
The only 5 star rated EV salary sacrifice scheme on Trustpilot.
Free home charger
If your team have off-street parking we throw in a free home charger with standard installation. If they don't, they'll get free public charging credit from Electric Juice.
First 5,000 miles free
Hit the road with 5,000 miles of free charge. With Intelligent Octopus if you have off-street parking, or with public charging from Electric Juice.
Test drive days for your team
We organise drive days for your team so they get to experience the cars first-hand. It's a great way to get your team together and get them excited about EVs.
Simple public charging
Electric Juice from Octopus offers a super-slick, super-easy charging experience. One card and app, thousands of chargers, all in one place.
How does my business join?
Give us a few details about your business, and we'll be in touch to get you all set up.
We'll organise test drive days for your team and give you everything you need to promote the scheme.
Your team choose their cars
With impartial expert advice from our team, we'll guide you to the perfect electric vehicle for you.
Our HR portal makes it super easy to manage your scheme, with support from your dedicated account manager too.
What our customers say
It was the sales approach and how the team managed the relationships that swung it for us. It was unlike anything else I’d experienced when looking into salary sacrifice car schemes.
Chief of Staff at Bloom Procurement Services
When I realised it was possible for us to give our employees the opportunity to lease an electric vehicle and save money, it was simply too good to ignore.
CEO at Wightlink
How do I implement a salary sacrifice scheme?
Do employers have to offer salary sacrifice?
No. No employer has to offer a salary sacrifice scheme, but let us tell you why you should. Joining a salary sacrifice scheme is a great incentive to attract and retain great talent with great benefits. And you also pay less National Insurance. Win-win!
What are the salary sacrifice costs to the employer?
We love answering this. It costs you nothing. Our salary sacrifice scheme is totally free for employers to set up.
It’s a win-win. You get to supercharge your employee benefits package and your team can save up to 40% when they switch to an electric vehicle.