The holder of any class of South Australian driver's licence can ride a moped as long as the moped is registered, insured and compliant with Australian design rules.
The holder of a learner's permit cannot ride a moped unless the permit is for R-DATE or R-class.
What is a moped?
A moped is defined as a two or three-wheeled motor vehicle (other than a power-assisted bicycle) that:
- is propelled by an internal combustion engine with a capacity not exceeding 50 millilitres; or a motor other than an internal combustion engine, and
- is capable of a speed not exceeding 50 kilometres per hour.
Riding a power-assisted bicycle