Are Electric Scooters Legal in Vermont?
Electric scooters are not mentioned in any official legislation in Vermont. However, current laws do state that motor-assisted bicycles shall be governed as bicycles under Vermont law, and operators of motor-assisted bicycles shall be subject to all of the rights and duties applicable to bicyclists under Vermont law. Motor-assisted bicycles and their operators shall be exempt from motor vehicle registration and inspection and operator's license requirements. A person shall not operate a motor-assisted bicycle on a sidewalk in Vermont.
A person under 16 years of age shall not operate a motor-assisted bicycle on a highway in Vermont.