Are Electric Scooters Legal in Kentucky?
In Kentucky, electric scooters are treated the same as bicycles under Kentucky law. There are no requirement to register them with the state or purchase insurance. They are not considered motor vehicles and a license is not required. There are no statewide requirements for helmets.
Operators must be at least 16 years of age and cannot ride durring the period from one half hour after sunset to one half hour before sunrise. Other regulations regarding the safe operation of electric scooters and the presence of electric scooters on public property are governed by local authorities.