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Registration of e-scooters opens Jan 2

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Registration of e-scooters opens Jan 2

Registration of e-scooters opens Jan 2 E-scooters at their docks at Science Park One. (Photo: Junn Loh)  SINGAPORE: Owners of electric scooters will be able to register their devices with the authorities from Jan 2. The registration fee of S$20 will be waived for owners who register their e-scooters by Mar 31, the Land Transport Authority (LTA) said this in a media release on Wednesday (Dec 12). Registration can be done via LTA's website at www.onemotoring.com.sg/escooter or at Singapore Post offices until Jun 30.  "Registrants must be at least 16 years old and will need to declare that their e-scooters are...

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Current Bicycle and PMD rules

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Its latest recommendations are from its second review to improve safety on public paths and a result of a survey of more than 6,000 people. It also took in feedback from about 100 participants, who cycled and rode different devices on public paths, on how to improve the current rules based on their experiences. Based on the survey, 77 per cent of respondents supported lowering the existing speed limit from 15kmh on footpaths, with 35 per cent feeling it should be 8kmh and 19 per cent thinking it should be 10kmh. As for the behaviour of cyclists and PMD users at...

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Panel calls for PMD speed limit to be cut to 10kmh, mandatory helmet use for cyclists on roads

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The Active Mobility Advisory Panel wants wearing helmets to be mandatory for cyclists traveling on the roads.ST PHOTO: KHALID BABA SINGAPORE - An advisory panel has recommended slower speeds for users of personal mobility devices (PMD) in the wake of a rise in the number of accidents on public paths. In particular, the Active Mobility Advisory Panel is calling for: The PMD and bicycle speed limit on footpaths to be lowered from 15kmh to 10kmh Making it mandatory for PMD and bicycle users to “stop and look out for oncoming traffic” at road crossings Making it mandatory for cyclists on roads...

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Commencement of the Active Mobility Act

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The Active Mobility Act (AMA) is commencing on 1 May 2018     Picture source: LTA Active Mobility Act 2017: https://sso.agc.gov.sg/Act/AMA2017    

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Registration of e-scooters to be made mandatory from second half of 2018

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Registration of e-scooters to be made mandatory from second half of 2018

Other personal mobility devices such as electric hover boards and unicycles will not need to be registered due to their less widespread use and their lower speeds, says Senior Minister of State for Transport Lam Pin Min. A man riding an e-scooter at NTU. (Photo: Olivia Siong) SINGAPORE: All e-scooter owners will soon have to register with the Land Transport Authority (LTA), as well as have identification stickers pasted prominently on their devices, Senior Minister of State for Transport Lam Pin Min announced on Wednesday (Mar 7). Speaking at the ministry’s Committee of Supply debate, Dr Lam said the Government has decided...

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