E-bike, e-scooter riders must pass online theory test, be certified from Jan 1

From Jan 1, เล่นสล็อตฟรี 2022, all users of power-assisted bicycles and e-scooters must pass an online theory test before they are able to ride on cycling paths and, for power-assisted bicycles, on roads, said Land Transport Authority (LTA) on Monday (Jun 14).

"This will improve awareness of active mobility rules, code of conduct and safe riding practices, in support of a safe and sustainable active mobility landscape," said LTA in a news release.

The mandatory tests for e-bike as well as e-scooter riders will open for registration on Jun 30.

The e-bike test will comprise 40 multiple-choice questions to be completed in 40 minutes, while the e-scooter test will have 30 multiple-choice questions with 30 minutes to complete them.

Test-takers must score at least 80 per cent to pass, after which they will get a digital certificate with no expiry date.

From Jan 1, they will be required to show the certificate when requested by enforcement officers. A transition period of six months until Dec 31 will be provided for riders to complete the test before enforcement kicks in, said LTA.