FOI request detail

E-scooter policy

Request ID: FOI-2144-2122
Date published: 21 December 2021

You asked

Can you please provide me with copy of TFL policy concerning electric scooters?

We answered

TfL Ref: FOI-2144-2122

Thank you for your request of 20th December 2021 asking for a copy of TfL’s “policy concerning electric scooters”, which has been passed to me to respond to by our Press Office.

Your request has been considered in accordance with the requirements of the Freedom of Information Act and our information access policy. 

There is no single TfL “policy” concerning e-scooters. The following pages of our website provides general information about the use of e-scooters in London and in particular the current e-scooter rental trial in London:

Note the specific page on e-scooter safety here and the “E-scooter rental trial documents” that can be found here:

Copies of the contracts with the three e-scooter rental trial operators can be found here:

In accordance with section 21 of the FOI Act, we are not obliged to supply you with a copy of the requested information as it is already accessible to you elsewhere.

If this is not the information you are looking for, or if you are unable to access it for any reason, please do not hesitate to contact me.

Please see the attached information sheet for details of your right to appeal as well as information on copyright and what to do if you would like to re-use any of the information we have disclosed.

Yours sincerely,

David Wells
FOI Case Officer
FOI Case Management Team
General Counsel
Transport for London


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