Regulating electric scooters (e-scooters)

Organisation: UK Parliament
Date of Publication: September 2021
Date Uploaded to Knowledge Centre: 9 September 2021

This briefing paper provides an overview of the existing legal framework for electric scooters (e-scooters). It also analyses the arguments for and against legalising e-scooters on UK roads, drawing on the limited evidence from other countries and cities that have sanctioned their use.

Download the paper from the House of Commons Library: