Rhode Island State Electric Bike Laws

Rhode Island State Electric Bike Laws, Definition & Legal Operation

Definition of Electric Bike:

The state of Rhode Island (RI) does not legally define electric bicycles.

Licensing and Registration:

The state of Rhode Island does not require license or registration.

Helmet Law:

Helmets are not required for bicycle riders.

Where to Ride:

Electric bicycles are not legally defined by the state of Rhode Island. Electric Bikes can be ridden where traditional bikes are allowed.

Disclaimer:

Laws and policies can change at any time rendering the above information outdated and non-applicable. EVELO strongly encourages checking with City, County, State and other local agencies for the most recent laws governing the proper, legal use of electric bicycles in your area. Source: Rhode Island Department of Motor Vehicles Wondering where to go next?