Powered transporters

The law on using lightweight transport vehicles which transport one person, including hoverboards, Segways and Swegways.


Powered transporters

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Information sheet providing guidance to help retailers, manufacturers, importers and dealers understand the law on novel lightweight transport devices used to transport a single person (powered transporters).

It includes a variety of novel personal transport devices, such as:

  • Segway
  • Swegways
  • hoverboards
  • U-wheels
  • powered mini scooters (go-peds)
  • powered unicycles.
Published 10 December 2015