Author: Junaid Ahmad

Good news: it is legal to buy electric scooters in the UK. Bad news: it is not yet legal to drive your scooter on public roads. Better news: the current scooter rental law may soon change. Private scooters: the law today – October 2022; Technically, an electric scooter is a two-wheeled motorized vehicle or personal light electric vehicle (PLEV). Not only do they not have pedals, but they differ from e-bikes in that they are considered vehicles according to traffic laws. Why are electric scooters illegal? As e-scooters (usually) don’t have to obey traffic laws, they don’t have tail lights…

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