Are Electric Scooters Legal in Maine?
Maine defines a motor scooter as a vehicle with the following:
- Either 2 or 3 wheels that are fewer than 10 inches in diameter.
- A gas-powered motor less than 25 CCs OR an electric motor up to 750 watts.
You can operate a motorized scooter with any class of driver’s license, permit, or endorsement and do NOT have to register it. Helmets are not required by state law. Regulations regarding the safe operation of electric scooters and the presence of electric scooters on public property are governed by local authorities.