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Guidelines for riding an electric bike on the road in the UK.

Bumblebee’s road-legal electric bikes can be ridden by anyone aged from 16. Our customers range from school leavers to commercial fleets, and city commuters.
Bikes are restricted to 30mph, so in the eyes of the law it is treated as a 30mph 50cc petrol moped.

ELIGIBLE RIDERS & LICENSES

16 and over with a Provisional moped licence and a CBT (compulsory basic training) Certificate
Full car licence issued after Feb 1st 2001 and a CBT (compulsory basic training) Certificate
Full car licence issued before Feb 1st 2001
Any class of full motorbike driving licence

OTHER REQUIREMENTS

Riders must wear a helmet and the bike needs to be registered, as well as display a number plate and an MOT once over three years

Insurance is compulsory

We highly recommend that you wear protective clothing and gloves

YOU DO NOT NEED

Road Tax

Petrol

For full details visit the official website:  

 www.gov.uk/motorcycle-cbt/car-driving-licence

WAS £1595

NOW £1295

DVLA REGISTRATION INCLUDED