KNOW YOUR LAW.

Stay safe with VOLT.

The great thing about Australia is we have a high standard for everything we do. Which is why there are strict laws governing the use of electric bikes on roads, footpaths and public areas.

Whether we agree with them, we must abide by regulations. VOLT is a step ahead of the game. Our bikes are all certified with Australian Government recognized international standards.

Our Certifications

VOLT Electric Bikes meets every major internationally recognized quality standard.

E-Bike laws by state

VOLT Electric Bikes meets the regulation requirements of every Australian state and territory.

Queensland

In the Sunshine State where VOLT Electric Bikes is based, E-Bikes are classified as 'motorized bicycles' and the VOLT Mate falls under the 'Pedelec' category. The VOLT Mate satisfies all road legal preconditions of a 250W motor, 25km/h top speed and compliance with the latest EN15194 test certifications. This effectively makes us LEGAL IN QUEENSLAND.



New South Wales

New South Wales electric bike laws are similar, if not identical to that of Queensland's. E-Bikes are classified as 'Power assisted pedal cycles' and the VOLT Mate falls under the 'Pedelec' category. The VOLT Mate satisfies all road legal preconditions of a 250W motor, 25km/h top speed and compliance with the latest EN15194 test certifications. This effectively makes us LEGAL IN NEW SOUTH WALES.



Victoria

Victorian electric bike laws are identical to that of New South Wales'. E-Bikes are classified as 'Power assisted pedal cycles' and the VOLT Mate falls under the 'Pedelec' category. The VOLT Mate satisfies all road legal preconditions of a 250W motor, 25km/h top speed and compliance with the latest EN15194 test certifications. This effectively makes us LEGAL IN VICTORIA.



South Australia

South Australian electric bike laws are identical to that of New South Wales and Victoria. E-Bikes are classified as 'Power assisted pedal cycles' and the VOLT Mate falls under the 'Pedelec' category. The VOLT Mate satisfies all road legal preconditions of a 250W motor, 25km/h top speed and compliance with the latest EN15194 test certifications. This effectively makes us LEGAL IN SOUTH AUSTRALIA.



Western Australia

Western Australian electric bike laws are identical to that of New South Wales and Victoria. E-Bikes are classified as 'Power assisted pedal cycles' and the VOLT Mate falls under the 'Pedelec' category. The VOLT Mate satisfies all road legal preconditions of a 250W motor, 25km/h top speed and compliance with the latest EN15194 test certifications. This effectively makes us LEGAL IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA.



Northern Territory, Australian Capital Territory and Tasmania

NT, ACT and Tasmanian electric bike laws are identical to that of New South Wales and Victoria. E-Bikes are classified as 'Power assisted pedal cycles' and the VOLT Mate falls under the 'Pedelec' category. The VOLT Mate satisfies all road legal preconditions of a 250W motor, 25km/h top speed and compliance with the latest EN15194 test certifications. This effectively makes us LEGAL IN NT, ACT AND TAS.





Examples of illegal E-Bikes


250W+ ELECTRIC MOUNTAIN BIKES

No only is it illegal for use on any road, footpaths or public areas, it's downright dangerous and has resulted in numerous accidents and deaths at home and abroad.


Stay Safe, Stay Away.



250W+ CONVERTED ELECTRIC BIKES

Conversions are dodgy at best. It places excess stress on a frame not designed for electric propulsion. Not to mention it's just as dangerous and illegal for the road as the above product. 

It won't look cool, when you get booked.

250W+ cONVERTED ELECTRIC BIKES

Conversions are dodgy at best. It places excess stress on a frame not designed for electric propulsion. Not to mention it's just as dangerous and illegal for the road as the above product. 

It won't look cool, when you get booked.


Street legal E-Bikes

The VOLT E-Bike (AUS Only)
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