This page contains proposed or adopted state-level electric vehicle policies in India. These policies are complementary to national- and city-level policies that aim to promote India’s transition from internal combustion engine vehicles to electric vehicles. The objectives of these policies vary by state but commonly include improved air quality, climate change mitigation, reduced dependence on oil imports, and the development of India’s electric vehicle industry.
States with proposed or adopted EV policies
- Andhra Pradesh
- Maharashtra: Draft policy; Final policy (2021)
- Madhya Pradesh
- National Capital Territory (Delhi): Draft policy; Final policy (2020)
- Tamil Nadu
- Telangana: Draft policy; Final policy (2021)
- Uttar Pradesh
- West Bengal
Electric vehicle guidebook for Indian states
To assist state-level policymakers in designing well-rounded electric vehicle policy packages, the ICCT has developed a guidebook that identifies and summarizes international best practices in promoting electric vehicles.