Decision details

BCP Participation in the Department for Transport’s Rental E-scooter Trial

Decision Maker: Director of Growth and Infrastructure

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


BCP Council will participate in the Department for Transport’s (DfT) initial trial of rental e-scooters. Emergency Traffic Regulation Orders will be introduced to permit legal use of e-scooters as per DfT requirements. The Council’s existing Bike Share partner, Beryl, will deliver the pilot scheme which will be available in the Bournemouth and Poole areas of the conurbation.

Publication date: 22/02/2021

Date of decision: 09/12/2020

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