You can ride a moped (up to 50cc) without L plates. You do not need to take a CBT course or take the full moped test.
Can you ride a moped on a full car licence?
If you have a full car licence issued before 1st February 2001 you may ride a restricted 50cc moped on the road without L plates (and carry a passenger), but you still need to pass your CBT test to ride any motorcycle over 50cc.
Can I ride a moped on a car licence without L plates?
Can I ride a moped with only a full driving licence? … If you passed your driving test before 1 February 2001 you can legally ride a moped (up to 50cc) with no L plates, without taking a CBT course or the full moped test.
Can I ride a 50cc scooter with a full car license?
You would be allowed to ride a moped with a 50cc engine in it without having to wear your L plates, same as the situation above. … To get your full moped license, though, you only need to get your full car driving license (which you already have) and also complete a CBT course.
Do I need L plates on a 125cc if I have a full car licence?
Compulsory Basic Training (CBT)
You don’t need L-plates. … After you have obtained your CBT certificate, you will be entitled to ride any motorcycle or scooter up to 125cc. This entitlement lasts for 2 years and you will not be able to take passengers or go on motorways. You must also display L – plates.
Do I need L plates on my 50cc scooter?
You can ride a moped (up to 50cc) without L plates.
Can you drive a moped with a car licence UK?
Yes, if you have a full car licence you can ride a 125cc scooter or motorbike. However, you must take and pass your compulsory basic training (CBT) before riding on the road.
Can I ride a 50cc scooter on my car insurance?
Do I need insurance for my moped or scooter? Yes. As with motorcycles, your moped or scooter must be insured for you to ride it on UK roads.
What do you need to ride a 50cc moped?
First, you have to complete your CBT. You then have to pass the Motorcycle Theory Test and undertake training and a Practical Test on a machine up to 50cc. The advantages over just passing a CBT course alone, are that you can ride any Moped (up to 50cc) without L-plates and you may carry a pillion passenger.
Can I carry a passenger on a 50cc moped?
If you’re 16, then the simple answer is you can only ride a 50cc moped, restricted to 28 Mph. … You don’t need to take a CBT as technically you can already ride a 50cc moped without L plates and carry a passenger.
Can I ride a scooter on a learner licence?
You can ride a scooter (moped) with a Learner’s, Restricted or Full car or motorcycle licence.
What happens if you get caught without L plates?
Are L plates a legal requirement? Yes. Learners driving a vehicle must display L plate stickers at all times. You can get up to six penalty points on your licence if you don’t display a learner plate or if it isn’t the right size.
Does CBT show on driving Licence?
CBT if you have a car driving licence
If you already have a CBT certificate and then pass your car test, you can ride a moped without L plates without taking the full motorcycle test. In this case the CBT certificate for riding mopeds will last for as long as your car licence.
How fast can a 50cc moped go?
What’s the top speed of a 50cc moped? Most 50cc scooters come with a restricted engine, which limits the bike to a top speed of 30mph (48kph). However, a 50cc scooter can go at speeds of up to 60mph (96kph), while most will comfortably reach 40mph (65kph).