Electric Vehicle Management Systems Variance Process - FAQ
The following are some frequently asked questions around the new Electric Vehicle Management System (EVEMS) variance application process currently being followed. For more information, view our Information Bulletin or, to complete a variance application, login to your online account by clicking on the "Login" button in the top right hand corner of the page.
Typically, an engineering company is engaged in preparing the plans and specifications for the installation and operation of the electrical system. Therefore, the engineering company likely applies for the variance and oversees the project. The engineering company is responsible for transferring all the engineering documentation such as plans and specifications to the owner of the electrical system.
The permit for the EVEMS or EVSE is obtained by the owner of the electrical system. The installation of the electrical system requires an installation permit, while the operation of the electrical system requires an operating permit. The owner may be an individual or company.