Used Electric Vehicle Incentive

Get $1,000 Off Your Used EV Purchase

Brought to you by Plug’n Drive and Clean Air Partnership


The used electric vehicle (EV) marketplace is on the rise. Plug’n Drive, in collaboration with Clean Air Partnership, offers a Used EV incentive of $1,000 off the purchase of a used fully electric or plug-in hybrid electric car. To qualify for the incentive, all you need to do is meet these four conditions:


Attend a Used EV 101 Seminar

This seminar is free to attend and takes approximately one hour. It covers Canada’s electric vehicle industry, the advantages of electric transportation and what to look for when shopping for a used electric car. Visit GoSignMeUp to register for a Used EV 101 seminar near you.

Take an EV Test Drive

Test drive an EV of your choice at either the EV Discovery Centre or one of our EV Roadshow events. Most Used EV 101 seminar days include some time before or after the seminar for EV test drives. The EV Discovery Centre is open Wednesday to Saturday from 10 AM – 5 PM. A full list of EV Roadshow events can be found on our Events Calendar.

Purchase a Used EV

You can purchase your EV from any website, dealership or private seller. You are free to purchase your EV at any time before or after taking the Used EV 101 seminar, so long as the purchase is made on or after April 14, 2019 and within up-to one year of taking the seminar.

Claim Your Incentive

Email a copy of the following documents to

  • Bill of Sale
  • Insurance
  • Proof of Ownership/Registration
  • Your Used EV 101 seminar certificate


Download the Used EV Incentive Program FAQ for more details

Used EV 101 Seminars

These seminars will cover the basics behind the environmental and economic advantages of electric transportation, help you decide whether a fully electric or plug-in hybrid electric car is right for you and highlight things to watch out for when shopping for a used EV.


Used EV 101 seminars will be held at Plug’n Drive’s Electric Vehicle Discovery Centre and in various municipalities across Ontario.


To register for your used EV 101 Seminar visit GoSignMeUp


Upcoming Seminar Dates
Waterloo – Sunday, June 23 – 1 PM
Toronto – Thursday, July 11 – 6 PM
Toronto – Saturday, July 27 – 10 AM

EV Test Drive

Experience electric driving firsthand at Plug’n Drive’s EV Discovery Centre or an EV Roadshow event. You can take your test drive before or after attending a Used EV 101 seminar. Most Used EV 101 seminar days include time before and after for electric car test drives.

Visit the Electric Vehicle Discovery Centre at any time during our Showroom Hours.


Find an EV Roadshow event near you by visiting our Events Calendar

To register for an electric vehicle test drive visit Plug’n Drive’s event registration page

Find Your Used EV

There are many classifieds websites that can help you browse used electric cars in your area, including:

These websites have only been provided here for your reference and you are free to purchase your used electric car from any source (dealership, personal seller, friend/family member, other classifieds resource, etc.).


If you are having trouble finding your perfect match, you can email your preferences to We will then forward your specifications to a licensed used car dealership who will do their best to find your perfect match.

Canadian Electric Car Fast Facts

  • This incentive is open to Ontario residents only
  • All fully electric and plug-in hybrid electric cars with a resale sticker price below $50,000 are eligible
  • This incentive runs from April 14, 2019 to September 30, 2019. It may be extended if funding permits.
  • This program is brought to you by Plug'n Drive, in collaboration with Clean Air Partnership.
  • This program is made possible thanks to the support of the M. H. Brigham Foundation

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