Which vehicles can be driven without a driver's licence?
Verified 08 July 2022 - Legal and Administrative Information Directorate (Prime Minister)
You do not need a driver's licence to drive the following vehicles:
- Electric car with power of 1 kW: titleContent maximum
- Vehicle participating in training, sports, competition in a place approved and closed to public traffic. The organisation must be organised by a sports federation and all participants must have a sports licence.
- Agricultural or forestry vehicle or apparatus attached to an agricultural or forestry holding, a ETA: titleContent or Cuma: titleContent. You must be at least 16 years old and use the vehicle only during the agricultural or forestry activity.
- If you born on or before 31 December 1987, moped and light quadricycle.
if you born in or after 1988, you must have road safety certificate (category AM) to be able to drive a moped or a light motor quadricycle.
- Route Code: Articles L221-1A to L221-10Proficiency Check, Issuance and Categories
- Route Code: items R211-1 to R211-2Road safety certificates and certificates
- Route Code: items R221-4 to R221-8Issuance and categories of driving licences
- Route Code: items R221-14 to R221-21Exemptions from the requirement to hold a driving licence
- Order of 8 November 2012 fixing the conditions for obtaining the road safety certificate corresponding to category AM of the driving licence
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