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EV Charger Installation North Brisbane

Welcome to the world of electric vehicle (EV) charging! As a local electrician serving north Brisbane and the Sunshine Coast, Sparc Electrical is excited to share with you the latest information and insights on the options available for EV chargers. So, if you’re planning on purchasing an electric vehicle, you’ll definitely need to install a charger in your home or business. Read on to learn some important things about this technology.

And when you’ve finished reading, please get in touch with Sparc Electrical to discuss your EV charger installation options. Simply call us on 0404 213 806 or email


EV Chargers Require A Licensed Electrician

Firstly, it is important to note that EV charger installation in your north Brisbane or Sunshine Coast home or business must be done by a licensed and insured electrician. Installing an EV charger is major electrical work that cannot be carried out by people without professional skills, qualifications and a valid electrical licence.

Types Of EV Chargers

There are two types of EV chargers available in Australia: Level 2 and Level 3. Level 2 chargers are the most common. This type can be installed in both homes and businesses and they use a 240-volt AC power supply. Level 2 EV chargers fully charge your car in approximately 3 to 6 hours. Level 3 chargers, on the other hand, are high-powered chargers that use a DC power supply. These can fully charge an EV in under an hour and are typically found in public charging stations. Level 3 chargers are not recommended for home use.

EV Charger Installation Process

Before installing an EV charger, it is important to have Sparc Electrical conduct a safety inspection of your home or business power systems to ensure they can support the increased electricity demands. Our local electricians will check your switchboard to make sure that it can handle the additional load of the charger. In some instances, we may recommend a switchboard upgrade for the safety of you and your loved ones.

After completing our safety inspection of your north Brisbane or Sunshine Coast property, the professional electricians from Sparc Electrical begin the installation process. Typically, this involves running wires from your switchboard to the charger site. We’ll then install the charger itself followed by comprehensive safety and functional testing it to make sure it is working properly.

Other Considerations

When choosing an EV charger, it is important to consider factors such as the type of connector required for your vehicle. The charging speed and the cost of your charger also needs to be investigated, as well as the warranty and support provided by the manufacturer.

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Install An EV Charger Today

As electric vehicles increase in popularity, having a charger at your home or business will soon be a necessity. Remember that according to the law, EV charger installation in Queensland must be performed by a licensed electrician. Sparc Electrical are qualified, experienced and licensed Master Electricians who can help you with the planning and installation of domestic and commercial EV chargers. We provide service on the northside of Brisbane and Sunshine Coast and would love to help you play your part in a greener future for all. For more information about EV chargers and unbiased advice on the best one for your home or business, please give Sparc Electrical a call on 0404 213 806 or email