High Occupancy Vehicle (HOV) Lane Exemption

Qualified electric vehicles, dedicated natural gas vehicles, and fuel cell electric vehicles may use North Carolina HOV lanes, regardless of the number of occupants. This exemption expires September 30, 2025. (Reference North Carolina General Statutes 20-4.01 and 20-146.2)

Jurisdiction: North Carolina

Type: State Incentives

Enacted: May 26, 2011

Technologies: EVs

See all North Carolina Laws and Incentives.