Annual and transition report of foreign private issuers pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Document and Entity Information

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Document and Entity Information - shares
12 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2018
Mar. 29, 2019
Document and Entity Information [Abstract]    
Entity Registrant Name ELECTRAMECCANICA VEHICLES CORP.  
Entity Central Index Key 0001637736  
Trading Symbol solo  
Amendment Flag false  
Document Fiscal Period Focus FY  
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31  
Document Type 20-F  
Document Period End Date Dec. 31, 2018  
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2018  
Entity Well-known Seasoned Issuer No  
Entity Voluntary Filers No  
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes  
Entity Filer Category Non-accelerated Filer  
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   32,332,343
Entity Emerging Growth Company true  
Entity Ex Transition Period false  
Entity Shell Company false