This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
OK
Dublin: 4 °C Monday 21 October, 2019
Advertisement

Poll: Do you think e-scooter users should need tax and insurance?

The government is due to announce regulations around e-scooters.

Image: Shutterstock/Robert Kneschke

AS IT STANDS, it is not possible to tax or insure e-scooters or electric skateboards in Ireland.

The government is currently looking to introduce legislation that would regulate the vehicles, which are used on paths as well as on roads.

This week, the European Transport Safety Council said that e-scooters might require national legislation or EU legislation to regulate their use.

So, we’re asking: do you think e-scooter users should need tax and insurance?


Poll Results:

No (6835)
Yes (5954)
I don't know (612)



  • Share on Facebook
  • Email this article
  •  

About the author:

Read next:

COMMENTS (175)

This is YOUR comments community. Stay civil, stay constructive, stay on topic. Please familiarise yourself with our comments policy here before taking part.
write a comment

    Leave a commentcancel