Australia is dependent on imported vehicles, and as manufacturers around the world stop producing ICE cars either because of demand from consumers for EVs, the impact of government mandates, or a combination of the two – there simply won’t be any more ICE models to import into Australia.
At that point, the Australian market will be forced to embrace EVs – and it will be crucial that we have the infrastructure in place to manage that transition smoothly.
*Source: EY Mobility Consumer Index 2022 Study
**Source: EV Council, State of EV Report
***Source: United Nations