What happens if you ride a moped without a CBT?
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. … Anyone who passed their driving test after 1 February 2001 will have to complete their CBT before being able to legally ride a moped or motorbike.
Do I need a CBT to ride a 50cc motorcycle?
You can ride a moped (max 50cc) without L plates. If you want to ride a motorcycle over 50cc and up to 125cc, you will need to take CBT. Once you have a valid CBT certificate, you can ride a 125cc with L plates.
What is the penalty for no CBT?
You must pass your full moped or motorcycle test within 2 years, or you have to either take CBT again or stop riding. You can be fined up to £1,000 and get up to 6 penalty points for riding if you do not have a valid CBT certificate.
Can I ride a 50cc moped on a provisional Licence?
With provisional motorbike licence entitlement you can: Ride a moped or scooter up to 50cc if you’re aged 16+ as long as you’ve completed your CBT, display L plates and have insurance. Ride a motorcycle up to 125cc if you’re aged 17+. Again, you’ll need CBT, L plates and insurance.
Do you need a CBT for a 49cc motorcycle?
If you are 16 years old and pass a CBT with a provisional licence, you will be entitled to ride any 49cc scooter or motorcycle restricted to 28mph. … 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.
What roads Can you ride a 50cc moped on?
You will be happy to know that with a 50cc moped you can drive almost anywhere. The basic rule is to check out your journey. If anywhere appears to have a minimum speed of above 30mph, you are in a safe place.
Can I insure my scooter without a CBT?
Can you insure a bike without a CBT? Yes, even if you haven’t completed your CBT, you will still need to have bike insurance. … Whatever type of bike you ride, you must ensure that it is insured when riding on the road.
Does CBT show on driving Licence?
CBT if you have a car driving licence
If you passed your car driving test on or after 1 February 2001, you must complete a CBT course to confirm your full moped licence. … In this case the CBT certificate for riding mopeds will last for as long as your car licence.
Can you drive a moped if banned from driving?
Banned From Driving. … A driving ban covers all motor vehicles so you cannot drive a car, motorbike or moped during your disqualification period. If you need to travel, consider buying a bus pass or train travel card. You could also use your driving ban as an excuse to ride a bike more.