There are two main classes of scooter:
Class 2 – designed for use on the footway with up to speeds of 4mph;
Class 3 – can be used on the footway where they are limited to 4mph and on the road where they can travel up to 8mph. They need to be registered with the DVLA.
There are many different types of scooter within these two classes. Buy your scooter from a reputable dealer who will assess your individual needs and recommend the right scooter for you.
Further information about choosing the right scooter for you can be obtained from: