A moped is a two-wheeled or three-wheeled vehicle that has a design speed above 25 but not more than 45 km/h and is equipped with a spark ignition engine, the capacity of which does not exceed 50 cm3, or with another combustion engine, the net power of which does not exceed 4 kW, or with an electric engine, the maximum continuous rated power of which exceeds 0.25 kW but not 4 kW.
A light four-wheeled power-driven vehicle that meets the aforementioned conditions and has an unladen mass of no more than 350 kg is also deemed to be a moped. The mass of batteries is not taken into account upon calculating the unladen mass of light four-wheeled electric vehicles.
The categories of mopeds are brought out in the article of categories.
The following documents must be submitted for registering a moped:
- application to register a moped;
- documents proving legal acquisition of the vehicle;
- personal identification document of the applicant.
A state fee shall be paid for the registration.