Utah Motorcycle Licensing
Motorcycle License Endorsements, Permits, Training & Insurance
Operating a Motorcycle in Utah
In order to operate a motorcycle in the state of Utah you must:
- Meet the state’s minimum age requirement
- Obtain a Utah motorcycle license endorsement (you may also need to obtain a motorcycle learner permit)
- Register your motorcycle with the state of Utah
- Obtain insurance coverage that meets Utah state requirements
The minimum age requirement to operate a motorcycle in Utah is 16 years old. For specific motorcycle licensing requirements and restrictions by age group, click here.
Getting a Utah Motorcycle License
According to the Utah Department of Safety and Homeland Security, in addition to meeting the requirements necessary to obtain a regular driver’s license, individuals must apply for a motorcycle license to operate a motorcycle.
Find out how to obtain a Utah Motorcycle License Endorsement here.
Motorcycle Education & Training in Utah
Motorcyclists should sign up for a motorcycle safety course. In Utah, it is not mandatory to complete a motorcycle safety course to obtain a Utah motorcycle license endorsement. To find a Utah Motorcycle Rider Education Program, click here. The Motorcycle Safety Foundation (MSF) website contains operator safety information.
Utah Motorcycle Insurance Requirements
If you’re riding a motorcycle, you will have many of the same requirements regarding registration, licensing and insurance as automobile drivers have in Utah. For information about Utah insurance requirements, visit https://insurance.utah.gov/.
By now, you should have a good idea about how to proceed in obtaining a Utah motorcycle license endorsement. If you are a new resident in Utah, or you are a new rider and you’re shopping for motorcycle insurance, click here to get a quote in minutes.
Disclaimer: The materials available at this web site are for informational purposes only and not for the purpose of providing legal advice. You should review the links within this article, or contact the relevant state agency, for complete and current information.
The UT DMV requires motorcyclists to have current coverage that meets the state’s minimum requirements on all registered vehicles. Before riding in Utah, make sure your coverage meets the state’s requirements.
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