How do I charge with Evie?

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A new Evie App was launched in July 2023. You can find support materials for the old app in Legacy App Resources

Charging your electric vehicle with Evie Networks is as easy as four simple steps:

1. Download the Evie App

If you don't already have it, you can download the Evie App here:

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Follow the provided sign-up steps making sure you set up a payment method. Without setting up payment, you won't be able to activate a charge.

Read more about payment methods

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2. Plug in your car

It’s important to know the Plug type that is compatible with your car. Majority of EVs in Australia use the CCS2 charging standard, though there are some cars that use CHAdeMO, like the Nissan Leaf.

In the Evie App, you can filter for your plug type, so you only see the number of plugs relevant to you at each station.

Make sure the plug is inserted all the way.

If you are trying to start a charge on an AC Charger, please read this article.

Read more about plug types

 

3. Select the charging station

Turning on location services in the Evie App will make features like selecting your charging station extra simple. Just open the Evie App and you will be prompted with the station you’re currently at.

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If you don’t have location services on, you can tap 'Scan' on the map screen. Then direct the camera at the QR code on the charging station you want to use.

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4. Select your plug and start charging!

With your charging station chosen, you can now tap to select the plug you have just put into your car. Hit the "Plug In & Start Charging" button and watch the electrons flow!

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 Watch a quick video tutorial

 

Did you know that you can tap and charge with an Evie Pass RFID card? You will need to order the Evie Pass RFID Card, then follow these steps to charge using the Evie Pass:

  1. Plug in the connector.
  2. Tap Evie Pass on the card reader.
  3. That’s it! The charge will start.

Note: You will need to tap your Evie Pass again before you end the charge.
Read more about how to stop a charge.

 

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