Transport

Going abroad - Germany


Safety helmet

not mandatory mandatory

Helmet nok

Bicycles

Helmet ok

Mopeds (Not mandatory for vehicles with maximum speed of 20 km/h)

Helmet ok

Motorcycles with/without a sidecar

Helmet ok

Light and heavy tricycles (Not mandatory for vehicles with maximum speed of 20 km/h)

Helmet ok

Light and heavy quadricycles (Not mandatory for vehicles with maximum speed of 20 km/h)

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