Electric Vehicle (EV) Charger Rebate

Residential Program

Electric vehicle drivers who install Level 2 (240-Volt AC) plug-in chargers at their residence in the service territory of Colton Electric Department are eligible for a rebate.

Rebate Program Guidelines

  • Applicant must be a Colton Electric Utility customer
  • The EV charger must be installed within Colton Electric Utility service territory
  • The incentive offer is on a first-come, first–served basis and is effective until funding is expended or the program is discontinued
  • Applicant is responsible for meeting all program requirements and for checking with state/county/city governments and homeowners associations (if any) regarding local conditions, restrictions, codes, ordinances, rules and regulations prior to installation
  • Colton Electric Utility does not warrant, endorse, or assume liability for the quality, performance, or safety of the contractor and/or retailer or wholesaler. Performance of any product and acceptance of materials used is solely the customers responsibility
  • Applicant is responsible for obtaining all required permits from the City of Colton
  • Maximum of one EV charger rebate per household

Rebate Program Process

  1. The rebate applicant must obtain an electrical permit for the installation of the new EV charger at the City of Colton Development Services Building Department located at 659 N. La Cadena Drive Colton CA 92324. Questions about the permitting process can be handled directly by the Building Division by phone: (909) 370-5079 or email the Building Department. The Residential Electric Vehicle Charging System permit application can be found at the Building Department.
  2. The rebate applicant will install the new EV charger that has never been installed at another location
  3. The applicant will complete the EV rebate application form and submit the completed application along with all supporting documentation to:
    Colton Electric Utility
    150 South 10th Street
    Colton, CA 92324

How to Apply

To apply for the Residential program, please complete the Residential EV charger rebate application (PDF) or apply online on our partner website, ElectricForAll.org.

By Email


By Mail

To apply by mail, please bring a completed application to:
City of Colton Electric Utility
Residential EV Charger Rebate
650 N. La Cadena Drive
Colton, CA 92324

Note: Please keep a copy for your records. We are not responsible for lost or misplaced forms.

In Person

To apply in person, please bring a completed application to:
City of Colton Electric Utility
150 S. 10th Street
Colton, CA 92324

Additional Information & Resources

For more information on the EV charger rebate, please call (909) 370-5561.

EV Charging Basics 

EV Rebate