You can: ride a moped up to 50cc with L plates for two years (when you must retake CBT or take a practical test). If you are: 17 or over and have completed your CBT. You can: ride a motorcycle up to 125cc with L plates for two years (when you must retake CBT or take a practical test).
What bike can I ride with L plates?
There are different types of motorcycle licenses with different restrictions. They range from a CBT certificate that only allows you to ride machines up to 125cc with L plates, no passengers and no riding on motorways, to a Full Motorcycle cat A license that has no restrictions.
Can you ride a 600cc motorbike on L plates?
No. You need to be accompanied by an instructor. DAS courses are quite intensive, it’s a millionty times harder to pass than the car driving test, are you certain you don’t need to do the course? Sorry, but the course isn’t about passing a test, it’s about learning to stay alive long enough to enjoy the new license.
Can you ride a 250cc on L plates?
Anyone wishing to ride a 250cc with L-plates must be at least 17. 16 year olds can still ride mopeds (49cc). Largely due to bikes like Yamaha’s FS1-E 50cc moped being able to do 60mph+ mopeds are restricted to 30mph, which is a serious come down for an entire generation.
Can I ride an A2 bike on L plates?
Passed. After passing your A2 you will be able to ride any A2 legal bike (more on this below). You can also ride without L plates, ride on the motorway and take pillion passengers. After having held your A2 licence for 2 years you will be eligible to take your full unrestricted licence.
How long can you ride a 125cc on L plates?
If you have a provisional motorcycle licence, you must satisfactorily complete a Compulsory Basic Training (CBT) course. You can then ride unaccompanied on the public road a motorcycle up to 125 cc with a power output not exceeding 11 kW, with L plates, for up to two years.
Can I ride a 125cc at 16?
Age 16 – Moped (category AM) riders are limited to a 50cc scooter and no faster than 45Kph (28mph), you will need CBT first. If Moped registered before 2004 then 50Kph (30mph). Age 17 – Motorcycle (category A1) riders can ride up to a 125cc machine with a maximum power of 11kw.
Can you go straight to A2 license?
Am I limited to an A2 licence bike? The A2 licence regulation was brought in some years ago, to stop inexperienced young riders jumping straight on to high powered machines. … Riders aged 24 and older can go straight to this ‘direct access’ and don’t need to be restricted to an A2 category bike.
Can I ride a 125cc motorbike on a full car Licence?
Yes, if you have a full car licence you can ride a 125cc scooter or motorbike off-road. However, you must take and pass your compulsory basic training (CBT) before riding on the road.
How much is a full bike Licence UK?
It costs £100-£135 and most ATBs provide motorcycles and helmets. On successfully completing the course you’ll get a CBT certificate valid for two years.