California Clean Vehicle Rebate Project

If you live in California, you can get up to $4,500 in rebates after buying or leasing a new all-electric or plug-in hybrid vehicle.

Type of incentive



Can be used for

Lease new vehicle

Purchase new vehicle




After your application is approved, you could receive the money as soon as 90 days after you buy your vehicle.


This program is currently accepting applications.

Required documents

To complete your application and receive your benefits, you will have to submit the following documentation:

  • Photo ID - A picture or scanned copy of your valid California driver’s license
  • Proof of income - A completed and signed IRS Form 4506-T AND/OR additional documentation to prove your income
  • Lease or purchase agreement - A complete and signed copy of your lease or purchase agreement
  • Proof of registration - Proof of temporary or permanent car registration


Reminder: This is a rebate, so you have to purchase your vehicle before applying.